The 2017 Executive PA Awards Finalists

Congratulations are in order! We are delighted to announce our 2017 Executive PA Awards Finalists…

PA of the Year Australasia

Caroline Edwards
Executive Assistant to the CEO, Queensland Treasury Corporation

Megan Haigh
Executive Assistant to the Managing Director (A/NZ) & Support Services Manager, Dyson

Nyssa Lambkin
Executive Assistant, EY

Debbie Long
Executive Assistant to the MD, Halikos Group

Julie Kendall
PA to the Executive General Manager Australia & New Zealand, Sanitarium Health & Wellbeing

Shelley Rae King
Executive Assistant to the Director, Governance and Legal, University of Wollongong

PA of the Year UK 

Jo Jones
Executive Personal Assistant to the Director, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute

Sue Spink 
Personal Assistant, Arup

Claire Adams
Personal Assistant, Facebook Ireland

Nicola Patterson
Personal Assistant to the Managing Director, Bramden

Stephanie Razis
Executive Assistant, Clearbell Capital LLP

Vix Pym
EA to the Bi-borough Director of Corporate Services, Westminster City Council

Up & Coming PA of the Year

Luke Reavley 
Executive Assistant to Terri Irwin, Australia Zoo

Cobi Percival
Executive Assistant to the General Manager of Insurance, Coal Services PTY Ltd

Natalie Sands
Executive Assistant to the General Manager Distribution, Colonial First State

Anthony Brown
Executive Assistant – Australian Securities

Samantha Carrick
Executive Assistant to the General Manager, icare

Natalie Bond
Executive Assistant to the Director of Customer Experience & Optimisation, Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Boss of the Year 

Frances Borg
National Leader Financial Services Assurance & Advisory, Deloitte

Paul Rehder
Global Lead Client Service Partner, Deloitte

Alex Stravakoulis
Chief Executive Officer, Edgemill Group

Stephen Thompson
Chief Executive Officer, North Australian Pastoral Company

Employer of the Year 


ICD Property 

Nova Group 

Ricoh New Zealand

Travel Manager of the Year

Melissa Macri
Logistics Programme Coordinator, AMP Services

Michelle Saultry
Executive Assistant to the CFO, Australian Ballet

Robyn Whyman
Executive Assistant to the Managing Director ANZ, Johnson & Johnson Medical

Brooke Colquhoun-Lesslie 

Executive Assistant to the Pro-Vice-Chancellor Global Engagement, University of Sydney

Best Organised Event

Cheryl Slender
Executive Assistant to CEO, Aerocare

Emma Lindell
Executive Assistant, ICD Property

Hazel Horgan
Personal Assistant Product, NBN

PA of the Year Africa

To be announced on the night 

PA of the Year Asia 

To be announced on the night 

PA of the Year Scandinavia

To be announced on the night

PA of the Year USA & Canada

To be announced on the night

Executive of the Year

To be announced on the night 

Outstanding Contribution

To be announced on the night 

The winners will be announced at the Gala Dinner Doltone House Hyde Park Sydney on the 28th November 2017


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