Gemma Lloyd

Gemma Lloyd is a social entrepreneur having co-founded Diverse City Careers, served on two not-for-profit boards within IT and established another not-for-profit organisation for Diversity & Inclusion professionals.

In 2016, Gemma won the WIT Entrepreneur of the Year Award, a #Techdiversity Award in the Leaders in Advertising category and was a finalist in the 2015 ARN Women in ICT Awards in the Innovation category. Gemma is passionate about gender equality in Australia and supporting women to build up their confidence, no matter what career stage they are in.

Through years of working in an industry under-represented by women, Gemma co-founded DCC with the goal of making a difference. It is now seen as one of Australia’s leading authorities and ambassadors of gender diversity.

DCC works with Australia’s leading companies who are focused on diversity & inclusion including Atlassian, Deloitte, Reserve Bank of Australia, Swinburne University, Caltex, CBA and AECOM.