International speaker, Paralympic gold medalist, board director, sports commentator, diversity advocate; Australia
Work Experience:7+ years’ experience in senior management
A mother, Paralympic gold medalist, international motivational speaker, attorney, brand ambassador, board director, TV reporter, and sports commentator, Annabelle is a leading voice on diversity and inclusion and is creating a movement to change people’s perceptions about their own limitations.
Career and achievements
Annabelle captained the Australian Paralympic swim team and managed to balance her sporting career with a highly successful and demanding corporate career as an attorney.
Among her outstanding achievements are:
Competed in two Paralympic Games
Broke five world records
Won numerous medals for Australia, including gold at the London 2012 Paralympic Games
Was awarded with the prestigious Medal of the Order of Australia at the age of 24 for her service to sport as a strong advocate for the rights of athletes
Annabelle has been a mergers-and-acquisitions attorney at a top-tier law firm and in-house counsel for the Australian Olympic Committee.
She holds a number of international board and advisory positions and recently graduated from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business, where she delivered the valedictory address.
Annabelle was, for a fleeting moment, Charlize Theron’s stunt double in Mad Max: Fury Road.