Jacqui Feeney


Jacqui has over 25 years’ of experience in media, entertainment and technology in both an executive (CEO and MD) and non-executive capacity. She has led multiple growth initiatives for diverse organizations and held direct Profit and Loss accountabilities with multiple concurrent project turnovers ranging from $1M – $80M in companies with revenues exceeding $2Bn in both the start-up and blue-chip sectors.

Her roles have included development of strategy and leading implementation for organizations to bring to market new products, functions, models and methods of distribution. In her career she has been recognized for energetically maximising business opportuinities, leading diverse teams, driving change and cultural alignment, navigating paths through disruption and delivering business results. She has a deep capacity to think through all of the angles and to focus on the goals, not the obstacles.

Expertise / Specialisation

  • Strategy, Innovation, Transformation
  • Management Up-Skilling
  • Values based Leadership
  • Commercial Accumen
  • Board and Management Dynamics
  • Entrepreneurial business and new growth ventures
  • Stakeholder management (public, private, NGO)
  • Funding and revenue sources
  • Leading through disruption

Business Experience

  • CEO and advisor to start-up and entrepreneurial ventures
  • Managing Director in blue chip companies
  • Board and Non-Executive Directorships
  • Training Facilitation
  • Guest Lecturer on Innovation AFTRS
  • Executive Coach and Mentor 2018-2021

Education / Business Coaching

  • Bachelor of Arts – Macquarie University 1989
  • Grad Dip BA – UTS Sydney 1999
  • Company Director Graduate AICD 2013
  • Innovation in the Boardroom AICD 2019
  • Certified Chair, Advisory Board Center 2020
  • Coaching Supervision – Oxford-Brookes University