21 Dec 2021

Geoffrey Renton

Geoffrey is a Manager in the People & Culture team at PwC Australia. Prior to this, he was an HR Business Partner at Arts Centre Melbourne. Born a Kiwi, Geoffrey practiced as a solicitor in Auckland, including in commercial and employment law. But the creativity of Melbourne called. Geoffrey produced cabaret across Australia and New Zealand for a stint while also working front of house at Arts Centre Melbourne. He then moved into the People team, where he partnered with the business to achieve strategic objectives and drive change through high-level advice with a commercial and values-lead approach. He also negotiated their 2022 Enterprise Agreement. Geoffrey holds a Bachelor of Laws and Arts double degree (Senior Scholar in Arts) from the University of Auckland. He is admitted to the High Court of New Zealand and Supreme Court of Victoria. Geoffrey is a life-long learner with a commitment to a multidisciplinary approach, recently adding a certificate in Accounting. He proudly still works as a casual usher at Arts Centre Melbourne.

Acknowledgment of country

Polyglot acknowledges that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are the Traditional Custodians of the lands on which we live and create, and we pay our respects to Elders past and present. For more than 65,000 years, children and families have created and played here, and we are grateful to make our art on this country too.