Mark Alson – Collaborator


Mark Alston HOPLAB Collaborator About Mark Alston Facilitator & Host, Investigations Differently Mark has extensive experience in investigations which commenced as a Federal Agent in the Australian Federal Police. He has developed and implemented systems of work to manage incident reporting and investigation requirements as well as the training of operational personnel and safety professionals in investigation methodology. Throughout his career Mark has worked with a diverse range of organisations including Urban Utilities, Powerlink, First Gas, Southpac International, BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto, Macmahon Holdings, CQMS Razer, and Mitchell Services. Using a combination of the [...]

Andy Shone – Collaborator


Andy Shone HOPLAB Collaborator About Andy ShoneHOP Facilitator and CEO of Southpac InternationalAndy is the CEO of Southpac Group - a multifaceted organisation providing training and assurance services across the Asia-Pacific region. As well as being an active facilitator, lead auditor and consultant, Andy has supported the introduction and implementation of Human & Organisational Performance within a number of large organisations. He has led the development of innovative training and assurance programs covering Leadership, Quality, Safety and Continual Improvement all with a focus on the critical role of people. Andy is a postgraduate of the [...]

Mark McKergow – Collaborator


Mark McKergow HOPLAB Collaborator About Mark McKergow Speaker | Consultant | Facilitator | Author Director at Host Leadership. Spreading and exploring the exciting new yet ancient metaphor of leading as a host. Co-author of Host: Six new roles of engagement for teams, organisations, communities and movements (Solutions Books, 2014). Keynote speaker, author, connector, researcher. Mark is also know for his work on Solutions Focus and is a visiting research fellow in philosophy of psychology at the University of Hertfordshire, where he runs the HESIAN research hub. Watch Mark McKergow [...]

Gary Wong – Collaborator


Gary Wong HOPLAB Collaborator About Gary Wong Human & Organisational Performance (HOP) Consultant As a professional engineer with an operations background, Gary enjoys working with business professionals and technically-oriented clients. He is experienced in the fields of leadership training, strategic planning, process improvement, facilitation, project management, change management, knowledge management, and organizational effectiveness. Gary also provides “Appreciative Coaching” services – solution-focused coaching from the positive side of change. Areas of Expertise Leadership training Strategic Planning Process Improvement Project Management Change Management Organisational Management Contact  [...]

Andrea Baker – Collaborator


Andrea Baker HOPLAB Collaborator About Andrea Baker Human & Organisational Performance (HOP) Consultant I started my Human and Organizational Performance journey while working for one of the largest multinational industrial companies in the world. As an environmental health and safety leader of manufacturing, assembly and distribution facilities, I struggled through the complexity of adopting HOP principles from the ground up. Each location, each leader, each learning team required some knowledge, a lot of patience, clever planning (and sometimes a bit of luck). Getting buy-in around HOP principles was both my greatest challenge and greatest [...]

Bob Edwards – Collaborator


Bob Edwards HOPLAB Collaborator About Bob Edwards Human & Organisational Performance Consultant at The HOP Coach Bob Edwards is a Human & Organizational Performance Advocate and practitioner. His experience includes 6 years in the military, over 10 years as a design engineer, an owner of a design firm, a leader for maintenance and technical support teams and he has worked as a safety leader for the past 8 years. Bob takes his life work experiences and combines them with the Human and Organizational Performance (HOP) philosophies to help organizations learn how to better respond [...]

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Southpac International helps organisations to enhance engagement and improve through Human & Organisational Performance, Management Systems and Leadership.