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Gillian Kinder

Well experienced in start ups and business structures, Gillian is passionate about small business and enjoys working with business owners to help them problem solve and identify their business’s potential and opportunities. She engages with small to medium enterprises (SMEs) and Not-for-Profit organisations (NFP) to implement best practice organisation-wide.


  • Planning-
  • Finance-
  • Governance-
  • HR-
  • Online-
  • Management-
  • Marketing-


  • Administrative and support services-
  • Manufacturing-
  • Health care and social assistance-
  • Retail trade-
  • Wholesale trade-
  • Professional, scientific and technical services-
  • Education and training-

Spoken Languages:

Primary Locations:

  • Melbourne South East-
  • Melbourne East-

Locations by request:

  • Melbourne CBD-
  • (Depending on diary commitments I may be able to arrange meetings in Melbourne CBD from time to time. Please note: Available out of hours and weekends only until November 2019)

Current Occupation:

Quality & Risk for Disability Services provider, Business Owner/ Governance, risk and compliance professional, Board Committee member for banking franchisor (limited company)

Detailed CV:

As a governance and compliance professional, Gillian helps clients build skills and knowledge using her many years’ experience at senior management level in a variety of industries. She provides consultancy services to SMEs and NFP organisations, working within client structures to achieve risk reduction and business improvement. Gillian’s previous career experience was mainly in the SME and NFP environments, and includes roles as CFO, HR Manager and Company Secretary in both the service and manufacturing sectors.



  • Master of Commercial Law (Deakin University)
  • Bachelor of Arts - Economics, English, French
  • Certified Diploma in Accounting and Finance
  • Fellow of Governance Institute of Australia
  • cert IV compliance management

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