Deloitte and Google are incredibly proud to bring you our Outstanding 50 LGBTI Leaders of 2018.

Across diverse industries, these individuals show how passion, energy, resilience, visibility, courage – and above all, leading as your true self – can drive a successful career. These remarkable individuals are changing perceptions and creating more inclusive workplaces and communities. We hope you enjoy finding out more about our 50 leaders and that they give you the confidence to just be you.

Ready to be inspired? Read on.

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Feyi Akindoyeni

Newgate Australia

Dean Allright


Andrew Barr MLA

ACT Government

Simone Bartley

Together Co Pty Ltd

Mark Baxter

QBE Insurance Australia & New Zealand

Nicole Brennan

Commonwealth Bank

Councillor Tony Briffa JP

Hobsons Bay City Council

David Brine

Commonwealth Bank

John Caldwell

RWR Group

Magali De Castro


Emma Dunch

Sydney Symphony Orchestra

Cathy Eccles


Luci Ellis

Reserve Bank

Tiziano Galipo

Stage and Screen Travel

Mark Gay


Alasdair Godfrey

Health Technology Analysts

Dr Cassandra Goldie

Australian Council of Social Service

Matthew Groskorth


Manda Hatter

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Jane Hill


Dawn Hough


Steve Jacques

Key Assets

Leigh Johns OAM

Fair Work Commission

David Jones

David Jones Electricians

Jason Laufer


Virginia Lovett

Melbourne Theatre Company

Denise Lucero


Graeme Mason

Screen Australia

Matthew McCarron

Lewis Land Group

Jennifer Morris

Walk for Freedom

Jude Munro AO

Victorian Planning Authority, Victorian Pride Centre

Rachel Nicolson


Steve Odell

Norwegian Cruiseline Holdings

Lisa Paul AO PSM

Paul & Webb, Navitas, University of Melbourne

Luke Pellegrini

Australian Olympic Committee

Neil Pharaoh

Australian Labor Party

Janet Rice


Anthony Schembri

St Vincent Health Network Sydney

Tracy Smart

Commander Joint Health, Department of Defence

Dean Smith

Liberal Party

Jarther Taylor


Michael Tennant

Department of Trade, Business and Innovation, Northern Territory

Amy Tildesley

Harvest Insights

Sam Turner

Westpac Group

Tea Uglow


Louis Vega

DOW Chemicals Australia

Tess Walsh

Victoria Police Force

Benjamin Wash

Prism Venture Group Pty Ltd

Lisa Watts

The Conversation

Penny Wong

Australian Labor Party

Our alumni: a collaborative community

In 2016, Deloitte celebrated its first list of 50 LGBTI Executives – providing visible business role models to LGBTI Australians of all ages.

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Gina De George

Head of Diversity & Inclusion

Adrian Letilovic

Communication Manager, Diversity & Inclusion