Our Team

Director: Matthew Braithwaite-Young

Matt is founder and principal of Turning Leaf. Matt has worked in marketing since 1996, when he developed the very first website for the multinational company Unilever. This was before the dotcom boom (and bust) and was a great introduction to the evolution of modern day marketing. Matt has worked in senior strategy and marketing positions for companies such as Unilever and Diageo, and since consulting has worked with some of the most well-known brands and businesses in the country.

Matt is a Certified Practicing Marketer and Associate Fellow of the Australian Marketing Institute. What does that mean for you? Three things really:

    1. You’re assured of a high level of practical experience.
    2. Your work is carried out under the AMI code of practice so you can be assured of high ethical standards.
    3. The work carried out by Matt is covered by professional indemnity insurance.

Matt

Researcher & Senior Project Manager: Christine Maniaty

Christine, our senior project manager and in-house researcher, will help us make sure we keep your project on track.

With a keen eye for detail and a massive amount of practical experience – especially in retail – Christine is there to make sure we all get our work done in time every time.

Christine

Accounts and Administration Guru: Annabel Braithwaite-Young

Annabel manages Turning Leaf back office and invoicing.
Before joining Turning Leaf, Annabel held a senior sales management roles at Cadbury Schweppes and Unilever.

Annabel is also founder and CEO of Teavolution, maker of the award-winning Springleaf and Honest Tea brands of iced tea.

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 We're big on getting your strategy into action

We’re big on getting your strategy into action.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Governor General and Sarah Murdoch presenting Turning Leaf with the Patron's Award from the National Breast Cancer Foundation

The Governor General and Sarah Murdoch presenting Turning Leaf with the Patron’s Award from the National Breast Cancer Foundation.

In the field at Moet Hennessy Bordeaux property Chateau Yquem

In the field at Moet Hennessy Bordeaux property Chateau Yquem

In London with Direct Marketing legend, Drayton Bird

In London with Direct Marketing legend, Drayton Bird

Matt with an alligator - marketing that bites!

Matt with an alligator – marketing that bites!

Here are some of the awards we’ve won recently:

  • Best New Product (Food Magazine, 2006)
  • Best Launch (AMI, 2007)
  • Certified Practicing Marketer (2008)
  • Patrons Award (NBCF, 2011)
Matt receiving the Australian Marketing Institute Award for Best Product Launch

Matt receiving the Australian Marketing Institute Award for Best Product Launch