Anna Whitlam has been a leader in her field for over 20 years and founded AWP in 2010. Today, Anna’s team and partners work across the globe to provide executive search and strategy advisory services focused on the practice areas that have the largest impact on reputation and risk in organisations, both internally and externally.
Anna is an alumna of Harvard Business School in Boston (USA) and INSEAD in Singapore. Her qualifications include a Bachelor of Business and the AICD Company Directors’ accreditation.
Anna’s leadership has seen her become a member of the prestigious Arthur W. Page Society, the world’s leading professional association for senior public relations and corporate communications executives and educators. She is an active member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD), the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC), and the Australian Chambers of Commerce (AustCham) in Hong Kong.
Anna is a co-founder and non-executive director of Commtract Pty Ltd, an online marketplace for communications talent.
Anna regularly hosts high profile guests and leaders at industry roundtables across the globe. Anna is a respected industry thought leader, contributing her time and insights as a speaker and commentator. She is often cited as one of Australia’s top female entrepreneurs, Anna has won a number of significant awards, recognising her as a business and community leader helping women realise their career aspirations.back