Susan Ferrier

Susan Ferrier

Global Head, People, Performance & Culture

KPMG International, Australia

Susan Ferrier (MBA, BA LLB) is KPMG’s newly-appointed Global Head of People, responsible for leading the People & Culture strategy for the firm’s 200,000 professionals across 152 countries. Susan is a member of KPMG’s Global Management Team.

Susan is a passionate advocate for gender equality and indigenous issues and held the role of Head of Global Inclusion & Diversity for KPMG from 2016 to 2017. In this period, Susan elevated the focus on harnessing KPMG’s inclusive culture and the power of diversity throughout the firm.

Prior to her current position, Susan was the National Managing Partner for People, Performance & Culture at KPMG Australia. During her six and a half years in this role, Susan defined and grew the People & Culture agenda, supporting the exponential growth of the Australian firm.



The Search for Meaning in the Age of Disruption

Susan Ferrier | KPMG International, Australia


Leadership 4.0: Digital, Agile and Female

For the first time on a global basis the views of female leaders were brought together. In this article we share some of the key findings of the female workforce. Are female leaders prepared for the economic challenges in furture?

The digital age - The women's era

There is a strong economic imperative for including women in every part of business and the first ever Global Female Leaders Outlook (GFLO) shows that women are well prepared for the challenge.