Jane Neale Managing Partner

Jane has over 20 years’ experience operating at Managing Director level advising clients across multiple industry sectors. As a founder of Hattonneale, Jane has helped to establish the firm as a trusted advisor on CEO, C-Suite and Senior executive appointments. Jane’s experience includes the appointment of Chairman and Non-Executive Directors to the Boards of ASX listed and private companies.

Prior to establishing Hattonneale, Jane Neale had 20 years’ experience in the advertising industry including three years as Managing Director of Australia's largest advertising agency, George Patterson. In her 20 years at George Patterson, Jane consulted on a vast range of blue chip multi-national and local clients across Retail, FMCG, Media and major sporting events including the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games and the Rugby World Cup.

Throughout her career Jane has worked with global FMCG clients including Mars (confectionery, petcare and food), Procter and Gamble and Campbells. She also has extensive experience working with high growth digital businesses.

Jane is well connected across multiple industry sectors having previously served as a board member on the Australian Association of National Advertisers [AANA] and the Advertising Federation of Australia.

Jane completed and Bachelor of Arts (Communications) at UTS and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD).

Jane is currently a Non-Executive Director of the Shore Foundation and the Sydney University Football Club.