Facilitator, Executive 51, Melbourne
She joined IBM on completion of her Bachelor of Business Degree. During her 34-year career with IBM, she held a variety of positions in the areas of general management, sales, marketing, technical management, and services. She spent 12 years working for IBM outside of Australia holding key roles in Southeast Asia, the United States, Japan, China and Europe. Janet held the role of Vice President of Operations for IBM Australia / New Zealand until October 2013. In that role she acted as the 2IC to the Managing Director of IBM.
Janet is now pursuing her next career as a director, coach and mentor. She was appointed to the board of Epworth Healthcare in November 2013.
In recognition of Janet’s experience in the field of IT and her passion for women in business, she was honoured to be named as the 2010 Victorian Telstra Business Woman of the Year in October 2010.
In October 2012, she was named as one of the 100 Women of Influence in Australia today, in the inaugural Westpac/AFR Women of Influence Awards.
Janet is invited to speak regularly to business groups on the transformational capabilities of IT, leadership, women’s issues and the importance of Asia to Australia’s future.
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