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Sean Wilson AD. Mgmt (HR), AD.Mktg, AD.Eng, CIV.SBusMgmt, CIV.TL, CIV.TAE, CIII.IT
Chief Operating Officer
Workforce Guardian

Sean Wilson is the Chief Operating Officer at Workforce Guardian. With responsibility for general management, marketing, sales, customer care, IT and business administration. This includes leading product development of industry leading cloud HR solutions and managing a national partner program of over 300 major partners/resellers such as Telstra. Sean has also been the Deputy Managing Director since 2015.

Sean has a strong background in leading people and operations to maximise commercial performance. Over 20 years' experience includes roles such as CEO for a foundation established by The University of Sydney and National General Manager for an $80m industry association with over 45,000 members. Sean has held advisory roles on bodies such as the Australian Government Business Forum, Western Sydney Region of Councils Technology Reform Committee and the Kolling Foundation at Royal North Shore Hospital. He is also an experienced public speaker who has presented at events such as Telstra Business Forums, B2B Expos and HIA Business Shows. He presents regularly on behalf of Workforce Guardian on topics such as the 'Top 10 HR Mistakes and How to Avoid Them' and 'The Benefits of Cloud HR for Australian Employers'.


  • Advanced Diploma of Management (Human Resources)
  • Advanced Diploma of Marketing
  • Associate Diploma of Engineering
  • Certificate IV in Small Business Management
  • Certificate IV in Team Leadership
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
  • Certificate III in Information Technology
  • Statement of Attainment in Workplace Training
  • Statement of Attainment in Behavioural & Social Sciences
  • Accredited Coach


  • Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • The CEO Institute
  • Information Technology Professionals Association
  • Institute of Information Management Australia
  • Institute of Engineers Australia
  • Association of Professional Engineers, Scientists and Managers Australia