Louisa Vanderkruk | Director
researcher | Consultant | business developer | speaker | CEO
Louisa is a highly skilled and innovative consultant with substantial experience leading diverse assignments to successfully execute employee and culture research, strategic change and action implementation strategies for business and government. Her career includes roles as a researcher, consultant, solutions developer and business manager. Throughout her career Louisa has demonstrated a capacity for effective project leadership and change management, translating complex insights into practical solutions and building successful business partnerships.
Louisa is a Director of Hinds Research and founding CEO of the Peoplepie platform.
2017 IML (Institute of Managers and Leaders) TEL talks "What employees really want from leadership..."
2016 TCCI Presentation. "The truth about employee motivation"
2014 Women in Business Presentation: How to research culture effectively: the secret sauce for insights and action
2012 Employee Engagement Conference: The first steps to build a culture of engagement and innovation
2011 Change Management Institute Conference: changing culture with research and insights
2017 Commenced development of a suite of education focussed management tools Motivated Teaching
2016 Book publication Me. We. It. Compelling insights into the essence of human motivation (co-author/publisher)
2016 Launched Peoplepie - a cloud based platform for team management Peoplepie
2014 NSW State Government Management Consultant Pre-Qualification
2010 ABS We All Count employee research (2010 to 2013)
2009 Becomes CEO of Hinds Research
2008 Awarded and delivers multi-year research contracts for Health, Immigration, Centrelink, Brambles, Energex
2002 Appointed Director of Hinds Research
1999 Awarded Graduate Diploma in Management (AGSM)
1995 Joins Hinds Research after roles in IT, advertising and retail
1990 Graduates with Bachelor of Business (marketing & management majors)