We’ve travelled miles
to get you here.

With over $80 Bn of benchmarking
spend data, 20,000 participants in
one or more of our programs and
20 years of Australian experience
we have the track-record to help you.

Meet Karina Ward

Karina Ward

Academy Facilitator

  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • CA
  • Certificat IV in Training and Assessment
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management

  • Talent Management
  • Coaching
  • Training Delivery
  • Performance Management


Karina is an experienced facilitator, trainer and coach as well as a qualified CA. She is passionate about helping others to realise their personal and professional development aspirations using practical learning experiences that create lasting positive behavioural change. She has many years of experience in design and delivery of management, leadership and professional skills development programs, achieving higher levels of performance for professionals, leaders, teams and organisations. Karina has over 15 years of professional experience within Human Resources, Recruitment, Learning and Talent Development from international professional services firms and corporate organisations. She possesses a unique skill set of business acumen and a broad understanding of people, culture and leadership approaches combined with extensive experience managing a number of large teams across operations, recruitment and learning and development. She brings a range of additional qualifications and study in professional coaching, HRM, positive psychology, management theory and adult learning. Her particular interest is in harnessing and developing the capabilities of experienced professionals, managers and emerging leaders so they can unlock both their own potential as well as that of the team they are leading, attain greater career satisfaction and deliver exceptional business results.


“Karina is an excellent facilitator, coach and learning specialist who draws from her personal success as a manager and leader to help others achieve higher levels of performance.”

– Philip Andersson, Directorat Bespoke Leaders

“Experienced. Knowledgable. Committed. These are words I use to describe Karina whether she’s facilitating a workshop or designing a learning solution. She takes pride in the results she delivers, empowering individuals and teams to achieve their goals.”

– Pierre De Villiers, Talent, Learning and Diversity Leader

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