Susan Pettifer

Director – People, Performance & Technology, City of Sydney

Susan is a senior executive with skills in strategic development, organisational development, and reform and has experience in the state public and local government sectors.

Susan has a strong interest in creating fair and connected organisations and communities. In 2016 she co-authored a book – New Women, New Men, New Economy – on how Creativity, Diversity, Openness and Equity helps organisations thrive in the new economy. Under her leadership the City was awarded the 2019 HR Award for Best Workplace Diversity and Inclusion program.

Wednesday 30 Sep

Friday 02 Oct


12:00 - 12:55

New men, new women, new cities (en)

What responsible leadership qualities can we learn from women? Part of our ‘RISE Cities’ series in collaboration with the BMW Foundation.

BMW Foundation

Amalia Zepou,  Susan Pettifer,  ElsaMarie D'Silva,  Helene Wolf

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