Justin Di Lollo

Founder, Hakluyt

Justin is the founder of the Australian office of Hakluyt, a boutique global management consultancy providing business leaders with insights on major investment decisions. He is well-known for his long history in politics and corporate advisory and was a recognised leader in the national government relations industry for almost two decades before joining Hakluyt.

He was the long-serving managing director of WPP AUNZ lobbying and government relations strategy firm Hawker Britton, also managing its sister firm Barton Deakin. At WPP AUNZ, Justin was also responsible for gender diversity issues across the group and was a founding participant in The Agency Circle.

Justin is an adjunct associate professor at UNSW’s Business School where he served as president of the Alumni Advisory Board and a member of the Business Advisory Council. He sits on the UNSW Science Advisory Council and is the foundation chair of the Sydney Symphony Vanguard, a body engaging the next generation of philanthropists with the orchestra.

Justin has a very strong background in debating and public speaking, was a state champion high school debater and for the last 18 years has been training debating for full-time MBA students at the Australian Graduate School of Management.