People and Organisation

90% of leaders agree that organisational agility and the ability to respond effectively to challenges is critical for long-term business success. A third of leaders believe their organisation lacks this capability.

As Australia's largest and most experienced people team, we deliver comprehensive people management solutions, bringing all of our disciplines together to provide you with an approach tailored to your specific organisational needs and goals. We partner with executives, government leaders, HR professionals, finance managers and legal teams to manage complex issues, accelerate decision-making and improve organisational performance.

Who we are

PwC's People Business helps our clients to realise and discover the potential of their people… by providing a single integrated people consulting and solutions service.

How we can work with you

Our services range from payroll and immigration solutions through employment taxes and industrial relations advice to change management, HR technology, organisation design, remuneration and leadership and culture consulting - and all points in-between.

Where other firms are structured around technical specialties or traditional services our aim is to provide a single source for all issues related to the employment of people. Whether you are an HR Director, a tax leader or a business executive with staff to manage, we have a range of services, solutions and processes to help you unleash the potential in your workforce.

Your team at PwC

Global Leader

Jon Williams

Managing Partner, PwC's People Business, Sydney

+61 2 8266 2402


As the leader of PwC's People business Jon brings extensive expertise spanning leadership, organisational culture, human capital management, employee capability development and engagement.

Canberra Leader

Nick Myburgh

Partner, Canberra

+61 2 6271 3605


Nick has over 16 years consulting experience working with a broad range of private and public organisations in Australia, Asia, and Africa.

Brisbane Leader

Paula Shannon

Partner, Brisbane

+61 (7) 3257 5751


Paula brings over 18 years of tax experience in providing taxation services to a large portfolio of regional, national and international clients in a diverse range of industries. 

Melbourne Leader

Greg Kent

Partner, Melbourne

+61 (3) 8603 3149


Greg has over 16 years experience advising on all aspects of Australian employment taxes, including FBT, Payroll Tax, Superannuation Guarantee and Employment Termination Payments, Workers’ Compensation and PAYG Withholding, including its interaction with Salary Packaging and Contractor Management arrangement.

Sydney Leader

Louise Sutton

Partner, Sydney

+61 (2) 8266 8641


Louise specialises in advising multinationals and international assignees on Australian and US tax matters. Louise works with clients to offer advice on expatriate tax, US Tax and Share Plan Advice.

Lisa Hando

Partner, Perth

+61 (8) 9238 5116


Lisa specialises in advising corporates on tax matters associated with global staff movement as well as the individuals undertaking the assignments.  She also advises on employee share schemes (both taxability and reporting) and fringe benefits tax.

Maria Ravese

Partner, Adelaide

+61 (8) 8218 7494


Whilst having a background in taxation and broader business advisory, Maria has specialist employment tax skills associated with assisting organisations dealing with the movement of workforces internally both domestically and internationally.

Contact us

Jon Williams
Managing Partner, PwC's People Business
Tel: +61 2 8266 2402

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