Fiona Blakely

People Executive

MSc (Occ Psych), MBA, FAHRI, ACC


Fiona joined OZ Minerals in February 2019 and is responsible for the people and culture corporate strategy. She has over 20 years' multinational experience in organisational development and culture change.

She began her career with Shell UK before establishing the HR function for Baush and Lomb UK’s manufacturing division. After moving to Australia to complete her MBA, Fiona joined Lion Nathan as HR Director Wines and Spirits, followed by a series of roles in corporate strategy and capability. Across all of these roles Fiona’s passion has been the development of high performing cultures through the application of evidence based practices.

Most recently, Fiona ran her own leadership development consultancy supporting leaders to drive culture change through a focus on their mindsets and behaviours.

Fiona is a Fellow of the Australian HR Institute, an accredited coach with the International Coaching Federation and a member of Australian Adaptive Leadership Institute’s advisory committee.