Glen Petersen




Glen Petersen
CEO
Generator Talent Group 


With over 30 years working in large global businesses and more recently in consulting, Glen has a wise head set firmly on experienced shoulders.
Glen has worked in great companies like PepsiCo, Lion Nathan & Arnott’s and in large scale global roles including Head of Human Resources for Fonterra. He has been instrumental in starting up two successful boutique executive search firms, along with developing a range of consulting solutions and services for clients across Australia and New Zealand. Glen’s called Australia, Canada and NZ home in his career, and he holds a Bachelor of Business from Charles Sturt University in Australia, where he was awarded the prize for highest marks in Human Resources subjects.
Glen has played a pioneering role in organisation and executive development in Australasia where he has designed and participated in case & simulation development, 360 feedback instrument development and facilitation in leadership assessment and development programs across a range of organisations.
Throughout his career, Glen has held a keen interest in leadership capability and executive presence, both studying and coaching executives on how to lead with more effect. Glen’s early career in PepsiCo shaped his philosophy on what differentiates an effective leader and the power of presence, persona and communication.