Julianne Kennedy

Julianne Kennedy

Partner, People Advisory

Financial Services | Government & Public Sector | Technology, Media & Telecommunications



As a Partner in BDO’s People Advisory team, Julianne supports her clients to effectively harness and future proof their workforce as part of an integrated business strategy.

With over 18 years experience in Human Capital Management and Consulting both internationally and locally, she has held positions responsible for delivering workforce optimisation and transformation, implementing organisational change management, adopting emerging technologies, developing capability uplift strategies, and providing guidance on workforce strategy, design, and execution to her clients.

Julianne is passionate about people and driven by helping her clients develop talent and workforce strategies to achieve their future business objectives.


  • Strategic workforce planning
  • Organisation design
  • Change Management
  • Leadership
  • Capability
  • Culture
  • People stream within transformations


  • Financial Services
  • Government & Public Sector
  • Telecommunications


  •  Bachelor of Education, Information Technology


Joining BDO as a Partner to help lead the People Advisory practice in Brisbane has been a dream come true. I’m passionate about helping organisations harness their people agendas and futureproof their workforces, as part of an integrated business strategy.  BDO’s incredible team is bold, human, and dedicated to delivering optimal outcomes for their people and clients. I’m thrilled to be a part of it!