Who is Grosvenor Performance Group?

Peter Macfarlane

Peter Macfarlane | Managing Director

A proactive force for good.

We exist to help organisations be the best they can possibly be.

We are a proactive force for good; good for each other, for our clients and for the industries and communities we work within.

We will relentlessly pursue solutions that produce a positive and measurable impact for our clients, the industries within which we operate, and by extension, the community.

Our People

Our Partners

Our Clients

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Our People

You can always spot a Grosvenor person. Whether it’s a senior partner or our office receptionist, our people are always the real deal: professional, diligent and honest.

They’re the kind of people you often hear asking ‘why not?’, ‘what if?’ and ‘how about?’. They have a reputation among our clients for offering fearless advice. What’s more, your team at Grosvenor won’t change every week. The faces that greet you the first time we meet are the same senior people you’ll be meeting week in week out.

Kent Stuart

Director

MBA, Asc. Dip. Valuation, CPV

Leading Grosvenor's Property Advisory practice, Kent has over 30 years property and management experience in consulting, property, banking, finance, investment and insurance industries.

Dr Stefan Gassner

Director, Procurement Practice Lead

PhD (Business), MIntBus, MBus/MEcon, MCIPS

Dr Stefan Gassner is a driven procurement leader with ten years’ experience in supply chain, procurement and commercial management, including internationally.

Dana Cross

Associate Director

BA (German, Anthropology), BSc (Genetics)

Leading Grosvenor’s program evaluation practice, Dana's deep expertise in public sector organisations has been built from over a decade of advising Government on program evaluation, organisational review, optimisation and procurement projects.

Mira Shennan

Senior Manager

MComLaw, MIR, BintB, PRINCE2 (ongoing)

Mira Shennan leads Grosvenor’s Organisational Review practice, and is a dedicated and trusted advisor to government organisations.

Peter Macfarlane

Managing Director

B App Sc, Grad Dip Bus (Mgmt), MCIPS

Peter has significant experience in procurement and reviewing program and service delivery arrangements, with recent experience in most of the large Australian Government agencies.

Charitee Davies

Associate Director

BSc, SIC Auditor, Grad. Dip. Auditor/Lead Auditor, Cert IV in Risk Management, Environmental Management, Training & Workplace Assessment

Charitee brings 25 years of experience leading major reforms and transformations within the public sector, and an extensive background in complex consulting assignments across government and large enterprises.

Kristy Hornby

Associate Director, ELT member

BA, MBA, PRINCE2, IPAA, CIPS, AICD

Kristy is one of Grosvenor’s most experienced public sector advisors, with over six years of experience advising clients on complex program evaluation, organisational review and procurement projects.

Peter Hurditch

Senior Manager

Dip Project Mgmt (PMBOK), Foundation Cert IT Service Mgmt (ITIL)

Peter Hurditch is an experienced professional with well honed business acumen, refined across a career of senior roles in the public and private sectors.

Evie Cuthbertson

Senior Manager

B. Arts (Hons English)

Evie is an experienced manager with over 15 years' experience consulting to the public sector.

Sarika Bhana

Senior Manager

Master of Arts in Organisational Psychology, University of Witwatersrand, Prince 2 Project Management (Foundation)

Sarika is a Senior Management at GPG based in Sydney. She is an Organisational/ Industrial Psychologist by profession with 8+ years in management consulting with 6+ years focused on public sector consulting.

Georgina Roberts

Senior Manager

BBusMan (Business Economics), BA (International Relations)

Georgina is experienced in delivering review, evaluation, business improvement and procurement projects for a range of public and private sector clients.

Hannah Cotching

Senior Manager

BA, BCom

A highly motivated individual, Hannah is a dynamic senior manager with strong research, analytical and communication skills, gained through her experiences working to solve diverse and complex business problems.

Sorcha McGee

Senior Manager

B.A. (Media & Comm.)

Sorcha is our national Strategy and Design Lead. She specialises in translating strategy of public sector organisations into service delivery and operational models and is experienced across a range of sectors and industries.

Stefano Ferrarini

Senior Manager

Stefano is a highly experienced procurement and commercially savvy individual who has worked across the public sector at City of Sydney Council, for some Australia's leading private companies and for Non-for-Profit organisations.

Anton Palma

Senior Manager

Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology, Post Graduate Diploma in Management

A seasoned management consultant, he has worked in strategy, change and transformation, and business and continuous improvement in the private and public sectors across multiple industries and geographies.

Pascale Dreyer

Manager

MBA (ongoing), B. International Relations (Honours), Diploma of Community Services, Cert II Leadership & Management

Pascale is passionate about affecting sustainable and transformative change for her clients and the people she works with.

Ashleigh Fitzgerald

Senior Manager

Bachelor of Laws (Hons), Bachelor of International Studies, Diploma of Languages (French), Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Cert IV Training and Education (ongoing)

Ashleigh continues to offer value to the public sector through previous experience in both the South Australian and Victorian Governments across various roles ranging from policy and research to public engagement.

Daniel Haine

Daniel Haine

Manager

Dip BA, Dip Proj Mgmt.

Daniel is a Manager at GPG with deep experience driving projects through to completion. Daniel has a proven history of delivering complex and high profile public sector procurement projects and providing project management services.

Gene van den Broek

Gene van den Broek

Manager

BA

Gene is a Senior Consultant at GPG and is responsible for providing support for a variety of projects across all of the group’s service offerings. In these roles, Gene has primarily gained experience collating and analysing data, conducting research, and engaging with a variety of stakeholders.

Sophie Widdup

Manager

Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)

Sophie is an experienced project manager and has supported transformative future-proofing initiatives, aiding clients to achieve their strategic outcomes through uplifting both staff and corporate capability, assisting organisations in capability planning, future-proofing and improving performance. Sophie strives to deliver positive impact for our clients by applying a creative and innovative approach to solve problems.

Dr Caroline Ladewig

Senior Consultant

PhD, MA, MBA, BA

Caroline is a seasoned professional with experience in the public and private sectors and brings a wealth of insight around cultural change, education and training.

Emily Chapple

Senior Consultant

Bachelor of Business (Marketing and Business Law)

Emily has a diverse skillset from her work in strategic business planning, efficiency reviews, organisational design and program evaluations.

Chris Josifovski

Senior Consultant

BCom(Acc), BE(Aero) (Hons), MPPM (ongoing), Cert IV Workplace and Business Coaching, Diploma of Quality Auditing, MIEAust, MIPAA

Chris specialises in translating complex and technical problems of public sector clients into recommendations which are easy to understand and implement.

Alisdair Reeves

Senior Consultant

BComm (Fin), LLB(Hons), GDLP

Alisdair is a Senior Consultant at Grosvenor and is responsible for providing support for a variety of projects across all of the group’s service offerings.

Sarath Santhakumar

Senior Consultant

Bachelor of Business Management (BBM) Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Sarath is a Senior Consultant with GPG based out of our Sydney office. A highly motivated and driven individual, he has worked on multiple procurement advisory engagements for some of the largest clusters in the NSW Government.

Langdon Hollands

Secretariat/Consultant

Bachelor of Int. Business (ongoing)

Langdon is an ambitious new addition to the Canberra team. Entering into a recently-created multidisciplinary role, he relies on his ability to multitask and deliver quality work within a short timeframe.

Amanda Rowe

Senior Consultant

Bachelor of Environments (BEnvs), Masters of Construction Management

Amanda is a project management natural, having worked her way up through the construction industry through having held contract management and sustainability advisor roles to provide day to day advice to builders and developers regarding their compliance and environmental management responsibilities. ​

Anjali Parsot

Senior Consultant

Bachelor of Science - BSc Psychology and Statistics

Anjali has joined Grosvenor as a Senior Consultant in the Melbourne office. Coming from a Project Coordinator background, Anjali has previously worked on projects for both national and international clients.

Vu Long Tran

Consultant

BCom (Finance & Marketing) UOM

Long is passionate about creating great outcomes for clients and the community. He brings a variety of experiences from equity research, aviation, NFPs and the community sector.

Dale Sheppard

Consultant

B Bus Lead Com, M. Marking

Dale started his professional career in IT consulting and joined Grosvenor as an intern in the final year of his Bachelor of Business Leadership and Commerce. Since then has gained experienced in delivering procurement, property, and public sector projects across states.

Ben Schembri

Consultant

Bachelor of Business Leadership and Commerce, majoring in Economics and Entrepreneurship

Benjamin graduated from Macquarie university with a Bachelor of Business Leadership and Commerce, majoring in Economics and Entrepreneurship, with a strong focus placed on developing his economic analysis skills and abilities.

Natalie Nombreuse

Finance Manager

BBusCom(Acc), CPA

Natalie has more than twenty years’ experience working in finance roles. Natalie is responsible for the management of Grosvenor’s finance and administrative functions.

Hongxin Zhou

Finance Officer

Currently working towards Bachelor of Business (Professional Accountancy)

My role brings a fantastic level of flexibility and autonomy that makes signing in to work each day a pleasure and the work that I do is varied and challenging, giving me ample opportunities to grow and learn.

Tina Jovceska

Tina Jovcevska

Office Manager - Canberra

Cert IV WHS, SOA in Project Management Practice, Diploma in Visual Arts (ongoing)

With 13 years experience in the consulting sector, Tina's vital role supports the Grosvenor team across the Canberra, Sydney and Melbourne offices.

Holly Runciman

Office Manager - Melbourne

Bachelor of Business (Management)

Holly has long-term career goals in consulting and has found an environment where she can not only thrive her Office Management role but also learn from her colleagues about all things consulting.

Nadine Neate

Marketing Specialist

BCom Marketing Hons., MCom Business Law and Finance

Nadine joins Grosvenor with a depth of marketing experience across several sectors including government, universities, corporate and not-for-profit.

Our Partners and Affiliates

We use a range of trusted partners and affiliates to provide further subject matter and technical expertise to our projects.

Progressive Systems

Partner

AcademyGlobal

Partner

EUIT

Technology procurement

EUC

Telecommunications

Piazza Research

Partner

Paul Hartley

Hartcorp Services

Project/Program Development, Strategic Procurement, Contract Implementation, Contract Management, Continuous Improvement

Jason Penrose

Procurement Consulting Specialist

Carol Dale

C E Dale Consulting Services

Specialist Procurement Advisor and Bid Coordinator

Andrew Raper

3-point

Construction

Rod Tasker

Finance and e-commerce

Dr Rosemary James

Natural Resource Management Consulting

PhD, MEc, MSc, BAgrSc

Tony O’Connor

Butler Caroye

Travel procurement

Peter Gordon

Peter Gordon Consulting

Cards and payment industry expert

Andrew Donnelly

Pinchae Consulting

BCom and MCom (Economics)

Martin Leitch

FM Scope

BSc, FBIFM, MRICS, Accredited Mediator NMAS (RICS), CertIV in Training and Assessment.

Ross Macfarlane

RM The Risk Manager

WHS, risk, quality, environmental

Andy Mathur

Economics and Statistics

PhD Candidate (Econ), M. Econ, B. Econ (Social Sc)

David Alexander

Holistic Asset Management

MsEM Maintenance & Reliability Engineering, CMRP

Our Clients

Our clients represent a broad cross section of Government, public and private sector organisations. Highlighted below are a selection of clients we've worked with.

Our Clients