actively goes down under

actively is going international and around the globe: we proudly present new network partner and activists in Australia:

Welcome to the actively team Elaine & Vanessa!

Elaine Purser (network partner & activist)

Elaine has worked in several international HR and talent development program roles in Switzerland, the UK and Australia across both the private and NFP sectors. She brings her experience from Google London and her own consultancy to help businesses manage their workforces innovatively and flexibly in this quickly changing world. She is particularly passionate about growing healthy organisations through organisational learning and development, team and leadership coaching, workforce planning and effective ways of performance management that allow for autonomy in increasingly distributed work environments. 

Vanessa Shields (activist & fairy godmother)

With over 10 years of experience in the health and wellbeing sector and working both in Switzerland and Australia, Vanessa has gained a great understanding of the importance of a holistic approach in the workspace. Due to this Vanessa understands the importance of finding enjoyment in the work that you do is directly connected to a successful outcome.

She is passionate about helping people to achieve a healthy work-life-balance and her can do attitude paired with her warmth and professionalism makes Vanessa a great addition to the actively team.