Principal Partner

Cornerstone was founded with a passion for empowering people through learning and a conviction that people should be your organisation’s greatest competitive advantage. We offers solutions to help companies strategically manage and continuously develop their talent throughout the entire employee lifecycle - including comprehensive recruiting, personalised learning, development-driven performance management, and holistic HR planning.

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Sue Turk - Managing Director



ELMO’s (ASX:ELO) suite of HR, payroll and rostering / time & attendance solutions can be used together or stand-alone, and are configurable according to your organisation’s processes and workflows. The ELMO solution allows organisations to manage their HR and payroll processes within one simple platform, with a single dashboard and reporting suite.  







Synchrony Global is a Leading Provider of Cloud HR and Payroll Solutions and Services, including SAP SuccessFactors. Our unique 360° approach to Cloud HR and Payroll services and solutions is provided through three main divisions: Business Consulting, System Integration, and Operate & Improve Services.

We are currently SAP APJ Partner of the Year for Cloud Shared Services and SAP SuccessFactors ANZ Partner of the Year, and are headquartered in Singapore, with global delivery centres in Manila and Kuala Lumpur, and offices across Australia and New Zealand. 

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Emily Ferreira
Sales Development Representative
Ph: (02) 8002 4966

Elena Young
Sales Development Representative
Ph: 02 80024987

As the trusted partner of over 35,000 organisations worldwide, First Advantage provides easy-to-understand background checks so you can confidently make decisions about prospective employees, vendors and contractors. Not only does this safeguard your brand, but you also arrive at dramatically better background insights – insights you can rely on. Access criminal record searches; education, employment, and professional license verifications; global sanction searches; credit checks and more. First Advantage has 26 offices throughout North America, Europe, India and Asia. Our 65 million international background screens annually cover 200+countries and territories.  Access more information at

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Anita Khoshabeh
Marketing & Communications Manager APAC
P: 02 9017 4321

Launched in 2016, the Optus Macquarie University Cyber Security Hub is an exciting collaboration between Macquarie University and Optus. This $10m joint investment brings business, government and academics from different disciplines together to provide expertise and thought leadership across research and innovation as well as skills and education. The Cyber Security Hub is the first initiative of its kind in Australia addressing this profoundly multifaceted challenge that is cyber security by linking advanced computer science expertise with aspects of human and social sciences, governance, economics, behavioural psychology, law and policy formation.

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A/Prof Christophe Doche
Executive Director
Optus Macquarie University Cyber Security Hub
T: (+61) 2 9850 9576
M: (+61) 425 216 473

QHR is leading the market in applying the latest strategic workforce planning and HR analytics approaches, enabling clients to unlock the value of their human capital. Clients are able to increase company performance and mitigate the risk of their organisation not having the workforce required to execute their strategic and operating imperatives.

This year QHR launched the eQ8 Strategic Workforce Planning Platform, to help organisations plan for the future of work using the most sophisticated technology available.


For in excess of 15 years, Actevate and its team of allied health and medical specialist have been supporting its national clients in injury, illness and claims risk mitigation.  Innovatively resolving even the most painful points for our clients, and delivering effective (both in cost and outcomes) results every time

ConnX is a HR software provider focused on developing and delivering innovative solutions.

Everything we do is designed to improve the lives of HR/Payroll professionals. We are passionate about delivering HR solutions. ConnX, first released in 2003 and has matured into a market-leading solution with 500 clients and 250,000 users.

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Frontier Software is an acknowledged leader in the provision of global HR & Payroll solutions. Representing over 3 decades of investment in people-facing technology, ichris sets the benchmark for human capital management platforms. Headquartered in Melbourne, Australia, Frontier Software has offices in 7 countries providing solutions to over 1700 clients. 

Contact info:

Jason Bush

Business Development Manager


P: 0417 334 823 


SilkRoad is a global leader in Talent Management which includes an award-winning, market leading onboarding solution. We manage 2,200 clients from 80 countries and 20 different languages. We use world leading cloud technology to helping organizations create and deliver efficient, personalized talent journeys that engage and nurture individuals at every stage of their professional journey, from sourcing and hiring through onboarding and staff development.

Globally we provide Onboarding solutions for organisations such as Accenture, GE, Ebay and PayPal and have taken these organisations on the ground breaking leap from manual or transactional onboarding to strategic workforce transformation.


Contact details:

Michael Lloyd

Managing Director – International

P: +61 415 407 146



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