Dianne Jacobs is the founding principal of The Talent Advisors and her focus is guiding and informing organisations, executives, partners and directors. She is often described as professional, a trusted sounding board with a strategic capacity, pragmatic with insightful solutions to improve business and leader impact.
With a strong commercial and action-oriented approach, Dianne draws on a background that includes twelve years with investment bank Goldman Sachs JBWere, where she was an equity partner.
She has been selected as a panel member or associate with:
Melbourne Business School
Australian Institute of Company Directors
Women on boards
corporate development programs
LEADERSHIP victoria (presenter and pro-bono mentor)
Governance Institute of Australia (pro-bono mentor)
Her client experience is across diverse sectors: aviation, banking, beverages, building materials, consultant engineering, education, financial services, government, hospitals, health insurance, investment management, investment banking, insurance, legal, logistics, media, oil & energy, professional services, private equity, sports marketing, resources and start-ups.
Client testimonials attest to the value she brings to c-suite executives and board directors.
Dianne’s published articles cover managerial leadership, business, board-readiness, talent strategies and women’s leadership.