Carolyn joined Sparke Helmore's Board as a Non-Executive Director in July 2016. She has more than 20 years' experience in funds and investment management across multiple asset classes.
Carolyn has strong operational and leadership capabilities as well as significant change management and innovation experience.
Carolyn works closely with the firm's other board members and partners to set the strategic direction of the partnership in a way that is consistent with our values.
She is also currently the Head of Business Operations for Lendlease Investment Management.
Carolyn holds a Bachelor of Arts from Macquarie University, is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Before joining Lendlease, Carolyn held the position of Chief Operating Officer at CLSA Australia and various roles across the Macquarie Group, including Chief Operating Officer for Private Wealth.
Carolyn has two children and enjoys spending time with family, going to the beach and travelling.
Carolyn and her husband have a farm in Northern New South Wales, where they like to escape the city and grow various citrus fruits.