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Sean Wilson
Chief Operating Officer/2IC to Managing Director
Workforce Guardian

Sean Wilson is the Chief Operating Officer at Workforce Guardian. And 2IC to Managing Director. 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 a strong background in leading people and operations to maximise commercial performance. Over 20 years' experience includes leading large teams of people and managing multi-million dollar budgets for major organisations such as the Australian Government, Sensis and HIA. Sean has held senior executive roles such as CEO (for a foundation established by The University of Sydney) and National General Manager Sales & Marketing (for Australia's national industry association for building professionals with over 45,000 members). Sean is an experienced public speaker. He presents regularly for Workforce Guardian at partner events (eg. Telstra, Smithink and Global Business Camps). He also has experience working in advisory and governance roles on bodies such as the Australian Government Business Forum, Western Sydney Region of Councils Technology Reform Committee and local business chambers.


  • Advanced Diploma of Management (Human Resources)
  • Advanced Diploma of Marketing
  • Associate Diploma of Engineering
  • Certificate IV in Business Management
  • Certificate IV in Team Leadership - With Distinction
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
  • Certificate III in Information Technology
  • Statement of Attainment in Workplace Training
  • Internationally 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