Nick Hogendijk is an accomplished commercial director with over 20 years' experience leading strategies for improved performance and profit in some of the world's leading brands including Mars, Mondelez, and Diageo.
Nick uses his expertise to assist retail brands to build stronger commercial capability. His immersive training programmes combine a bespoke blend of sales training, data-driven business development, and retailer immersion.
Amelia Schroter is a senior marketing professional with over 15 years of domestic and international experience working across local and international brands in industry leading businesses including Nestle, Pepsico and Lavazza.
A talented brand custodian with the ability to diagnose brand problems and turn them around, Amelia’s entrepreneurial skills and experience are evidenced by her proven track record of leading teams to create incremental value and profit in an organisation.
With 360 degree B2C and B2B marketing and category experience, Amelia is well versed in supporting businesses to plan and execute brand and category strategies to drive long term organic growth.
John Day is a highly accomplished executive with over 35 years senior commercial experience in some of the world͛'s top blue chip FMCG companies including National Foods, Simplot, Mars, Masterfoods, Uncle Bens, and Bowater Scott.
John's wide ranging expertise allows him to help drive commercial excellence across all areas of business. A past President of the Foodservice Industry Australia (FIA) Victoria and Tasmania, John was also Chairman of the FIA Awards Committee and has participated on multiple Advisory Boards at a Chairman and Member level.
Peter Huskins is a pioneer in Shopper Marketing and a passionate retail practitioner, speaker and trainer with more than 35 years retail experience at senior management team level in Department stores, Mass, Supermarkets, Liquor, Wholesale, Foodservice, Fashion and Hardware and international retail and business consulting experience in New Zealand, Asia and UAE.
Peter is well known and respected in the Australian retail industry and is involved with both suppliers and retailers providing shopper and consumer research, category and business strategy development as well as capability and skills training. He also provides retail consulting assistance for various shopping centres in the Westfield, Vicinity, GPT and Stockland property portfolios across Australia.
Bryan Leggett is a highly accomplished business development executive with over 25 years' experience within the FMCG and OTC pharmaceutical sectors in both Australia and New Zealand.
Bryan's impressive work history demonstrates multiple successes in taking brands and products to category leadership status. He has planned and executed multiple initiatives throughout his career that delivered double digit growth against static retail markets.
In his current role as Senior Associate at Hexis Quadrant, Bryan uses his extensive commercial knowledge and leadership capability to develop programs that drive continuous improvement within business operations and organisational culture.
David McAuley is a skilled sales and merchandising strategist with over 20 years experience in Australia's Retail and Food service industry sectors. David has a demonstrated track record of re-invigorating challenged businesses in the food service wholesale and grocery retail spaces.
Afusat Mustapha is Business Manager and talent enablement specialist with experience across both corporate and consulting roles.
She was the Global head of marketing learning and development for British American tobacco group and has partnered with leading global firms across diverse industries to design and deliver learning strategies, marketing, and Leadership development programs that drive both Business growth and employee engagement.
Afusat builds strong, trusting relationships with her client groups through her focus on outcomes, common sense approach, thought leadership and evidence-based practice.
She is a skilled facilitator and coach and is confident managing diverse stakeholder relationships.
Linda DeBaisi is a multi-talented executive assistant who specialises in digital marketing and virtual business support.
Passionate about creating a premium customer experience across digital platforms, Linda thrives within organisations where all team members are aligned towards exceeding client expectations. She is a keen problem solver who always looks to improve the status quo.