Simone Joannou

Chief of Staff

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Simone joined HBA in mid-2015 initially as a paralegal, then office manager for HBA’s eastern states offices, and today is our national Chief of Staff.

Simone achieved her Diploma of Legal Services in 2005 and prior to joining HBA she spent several years as a legal secretary and paralegal with both DibbsBarker and also with a Sydney based Barrister.

In her role as Chief of Staff, Simone is a key member of HBA’s Heads of Function group. She reports directly into HBA’s Managing Director, alongside HR, Communications, Finance and IT.  Her focus is providing high level support to HBA Group Directors and working closely with the broader leadership team to drive the implementation of strategy and projects.

Why everyone likes her

She’s smart, funny, super dedicated and gets an excellent job done in record time!


Practice Areas

National support