Sally Higgins

Sally Higgins


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Sally has extensive experience in managing stakeholders, including external vendors and strategic partners. She has strong business acumen, developed at a global level across diverse industries. Previously she worked as an organisational development specialist, where she designed and coordinated organisation-wide culture and engagement activities. Sally holds a Bachelor of Business (Honours).

Influential work

  • Completed a business degree, achieving honours with distinction, exploring the decline of rural Australia due to the selective service withdrawal of banks and building societies and the response of the people and communities affected
  • Oversaw the ongoing success of a graduate program, including recruitment, selection and placement of graduates
  • Coordinated an annual organisation-wide employee engagement survey, including communications, data analysis and result distribution
  • Selected four times to compete internationally as part of QUT’s highly competitive business case competition team
  • Managed more than 20 student consultants, including overseeing their recruitment and training as the Consulting Director for the QUT chapter of 180 Degree Consulting, the world’s largest university-based consultancy.

Outside of Nous

Prior to joining Nous, Sally travelled extensively overseas, representing QUT in international competitions, study tours and university exchange programs. As a senior member of QUT’s international case competitions team, she presented engaging solutions to complex business problems tailored to large corporations. As an organisational development specialist, Sally secured a major sponsor for the Australian Undergraduate Business Case Competition. As part of this project, she wrote and designed the business case and challenge to be shared with the competing students.

In her spare time...

In her spare time Sally enjoys exploring national parks and hiking trails. She loves to cook and eat good food, especially with friends.