Rosemary Kirkby

Principal, Rosemary Kirkby & Associates

Rosemary is a proven leader of cultural transformation in large, complex organisations. She is a pioneer in the use of contemporary workplace design as a tool of business strategy and has led the development of some of Australia’s most awarded workplaces over two decades.

She is recognized for her leadership of cultural change, as head of People and Business Transformation in MLC during its repositioning by Lend Lease in the 1990s, in NAB as Joint Project Director of 800 Bourke Street where more than 600 people co-designed the new Docklands headquarters in a process of cultural renewal (2000-2004) and as head of Sustainability and Change in the business turnaround of GPT (2009-2013). Her work has regularly produced creative solutions to complex business issues, earning national and often, international recognition for innovation.