Sydney (CBD, Parramatta & The Hills)

Level 2
12 Waters Road
Neutral Bay NSW 2089

T +61 2 9904 3744
F + 61 2 9904 3302


Claudette Clausen
Membership Director - NSW

Jim Donnelly
Membership Director - NSW

Annie Kim
Assistant Member Services Manager

Lorri Loca
Deputy State Director - NSW

Suzanne Maitland
Member Services Coordinator

Alina Taranenko
Member Services



Neil Rapley
State Director - NSW


A former Underwater Systems expert in the Royal Navy, Neil has since carved out a successful business career both in the UK and Australia.

Following a stint selling industrial consumable products to the automotive and manufacturing industries, Neil has spent the last several decades working in leadership roles in the human capital solutions sector. He has gained considerable experience in setting up businesses, overseeing large business units for global firms and provided consulting services on a broad range of projects. Neil is passionately driven to help people and companies increase sales revenue and operate more efficiently, understanding key business drivers whilst cutting through red tape to set simple, achievable goals, with the big picture in mind.

Working within some of the most competitive of sectors and through the toughest of business cycles, he has rapidly transformed a number of SME and Enterprise businesses, to reposition these entities for profitable growth.

Above all things, Neil values well thought out communication and team work.
Neil joined The CEO Institute in 2018.