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We are a close-knit management team who love what we do — and that is helping people grow and succeed through doing work they love.

Simon Lusty
Simon LustyManaging Director - Australia Aquent, Vitamin T & Firebrand Talent
As Managing Director for Aquent Australia (incorporating Firebrand Talent and Vitamin T), I take responsibility for the future growth of all three brands across the region.
Jen Gottlieb
Jen GottliebHR Director - Australia Aquent, Vitamin T & Firebrand Talent
Cooks up a storm, Uber taxi driver for my 2 boys and avid bush camper. Love recruitment, building teams and watching their success grow.
Carolyn Hyams
Carolyn HyamsMarketing Director Australia Aquent, Vitamin T & Firebrand Talent
Passionate about digital marketing to make a difference. Results-focused. Love a challenge, social media, good food & single malt scotch.
Liam Pietzka
Liam PietzkaGeneral Manager - Sydney Aquent, Vitamin T & Firebrand Talent
General Manager of our Sydney office. I like anything Tarantino. You’ll find me at the cinema, the gym or eating.
Alex Kenning
Alex KenningGeneral Manager - Melbourne Aquent, Vitamin T & Firebrand Talent
I like: Surfing. The Melbourne Rebels. My dog Pablo. Colourful socks. Our clients. Our amazing Melbourne team. I don’t like sprouts. Or ties.
Gemma Valentine
Gemma ValentineTeam Lead - Aquent, Sydney
I thrive on building strong professional relationships and am fascinated by the ever-changing world of digital and marketing. In my spare time, find me on my yoga mat, or relaxing with a glass of aussie Shiraz.
Monique Richards
Monique RichardsManager - Aquent, Melbourne
Not only do I get to work with our clients; talking strategy and building long term consultative relationships, I also get to lead a team of legends, geek out, drink tea and coffee all day and use words like “Entreprenerd”!
Ryan Kelly
Ryan KellyTeam Lead - Vitamin T, Melbourne
Lover of Pocket squares, house music & trips OS. Training for a marathon. Team lead for our Melbourne Vitamin T business, placing the most outstanding talent with the most innovative agencies.
Zena Nicolson
Zena NicolsonTeam Lead - Firebrand Talent, Melbourne
Team lead connecting talented digital & marketing specialists with cutting-edge clients. Avid furniture restorer. Partial to old skool funk!