At Active, our people are our greatest asset. The integrity, expertise, and passion of people are the foundation to everything we do. Nothing is more valuable to Active’s culture, clients, trading partners, or the communities we serve.
Sophia joined Active International in February 2014 to take on all marketing communication activity for the company.
A passionate marketer who has spent the last 15 years working in the media industry across a number of national and global executive roles, Sophia has always found a way to explore and implement new strategies in the marketing and corporate communications field.
A postgraduate and passionate for all things marketing, highly motivated, and results driven, Sophia has a number of success stories to tell. Sophia holds a Bachelor and Master degree in Social Sciences, Research and Marketing.
Selina is a results-driven senior executive who demonstrates a great deal of business acumen and commercial focus.
Selina joined our team in October 2015 bringing more than two decades of experience in sales executive and management roles across a range of media including FVTV, STV, Cinema, Radio, Magazines, Digital, and Retail Media, including Network Ten, Val Morgan and Brand New Media.
With excellent management and relationship building skills, Selina leads by example and offers a sophisticated approach to problem solving.
Christelle joined Active Australia’s finance team late 2010. She completed a Bachelor of Business & Commerce (Accounting) at the University of Western Sydney in 2009 and has recently advanced to CPA status.
Christelle’s role as Finance Manager encompasses working closely with the Head of Finance, providing necessary analyses to aid the decision making process.
Andrew joined Active in March 2015 and has over 30 years experience in Insolvency accounting, sports entertainment, media and wagering. He has held a number of executive roles at the Ten Network and prior to joining Active spent a decade with Tabcorp Holdings as Head of Commercial in the Media / International Division.
Now based in Melbourne Andrew works across the National Media market and with is team manages our media relationships.
Hadley Allchurch joined as Media Director with 20 years international experience and strong local relationships with clients, agencies and media owners.
Hadley began his media career in Europe and South East Asia before settling in Australia with major media companies. Switching to agencies, Hadley then held senior roles at both networked and boutique creative and media agencies, culminating with running media at McCANN Worldgroup, at the time the world’s most awarded advertising network.
The focus for Hadley is on the trading and investment relationships between agencies and the media, making sure that that Active adds value along the process.
Sean started at Active in March 2018 following a busy career in CFO / Finance Director roles across many large multinational and local company environments in Advertising, Media, Digital, Marketing and Communication industries.
Sean is heading the financial operations and providing strategic financial guidance to local and international management. Sean works closely with various departments regarding monthly finance targets and ensuringsmooth and accurate financial reporting to management.
Ishfaq joined Active Australia’s finance team in January 2014 bringing an extensive experience of work within the insurance sector overseas. He is an economics graduate who has worked within the multiple facets of the financial industry.
Cameron Baxter joined Active International in 2014, following two decades working in sales roles and client categories such as FMCG and Liquor.
Cameron’s sales experience spans across metro TV, regional TV, cinema and Out-of-Home, undertaking sales executive roles such as Group Sales Manager, National Sales Director, GM and most recently Chief Operating Officer of Titan Media Group.
Based in our Melbourne office, Cameron is focused on developing corporate trade in Australia, establishing and expanding our strong client base as well as our media agency relationships that are already set in Melbourne.
Samantha Cox joined the Active team in 2020. A recent graduate, motivated and excited for a new challenge, graduated from the University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Business Management degree majoring in Economics. Samantha brings a six years’ working experience across hospitality, administration and events. Samantha is known for her positive attitude and dedicated work ethic.
Specialised in customer/ client service and operations with 7+ years of experience, Pooja has worked at an entertainment and tech companies that includes Hasbro, Edge-Village Roadshow, Officeworks and ReadiNow.
Working with the Active team to deliver the highest of standards in the very important area of Commercial Operations and Customer Success.
Nathan Lee joined the Active Team at the beginning of 2019 as a Commercial Sales Associate. He currently works across both the Commercial and New Business Development divisions. He recently graduated from USYD with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics majoring in Finance and Marketing. He has always had a passion for sales and marketing and has worked in retail sales for a market leader in food and beverage.
Nathan is driven by a strong client-centric focus. He strives to identify clients’ sales needs and offering Active’s best-suited & customised solutions.
Sinead joined Active International in 2021 as an Account Manager within the Media team. She brings five years’ experience in the media corporate trading, previously working on behalf of both corporate trade companies and top tier agencies across the UK and Australia. Sinead’s focus is to use her commercial acumen and strong networking skills to nurture and expand Active’s relationships with both agencies and media owners
Hannah is currently studying a Bachelor of Business majoring in Accounting and Finance at the University of technology Sydney, a 3 year degree which she will be completing in November 2021. Hannah brings to Active 2.5years working experience in hospitality which has developed her interpersonal and communication skills. Hannah is a self-motivated, social and positive person who loves to meet, learn and work with like minded people.