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Frankie Close

Partner, Board and Executive Leadership

Sydney, Asia Pacific

M:+61 436 320 555

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Frankie joined Gerard Daniels as Partner for Board and Executive Leadership in June 2024. She leverages her consulting expertise and global perspective to help clients in Australasia unlock their leadership potential and drive transformative results.

With 20 years’ experience building high-performing leaders and teams, recent experience includes leadership roles with Macquarie Bank and EY People Consulting (UK). Her expertise includes guiding leaders through strategic organisational development initiatives within digital transformations and M&A transactions in private and public sectors, including Executive coaching, assessment, leadership alignment and development, succession planning and talent strategy. 

Frankie is passionate about enabling business performance through people and is known for her intellectual curiosity, unwavering professionalism, and commitment to excellence. She fosters a space of trust and challenge, enabling leaders to have critical conversations that unlock profound personal and team growth.

“Leadership advisory work is a privilege. It requires leaders to trust us with their greatest business and personal challenges, hopes and fears,” Frankie says. “Witnessing their transformation and the positive impact on their teams and organisations is incredibly rewarding.”

Frankie is a member of the following Industry Associations:

  • British Psychological Society
  • Association for Business Psychology (UK)

Conversation Starters

  • Having lived on four continents, Frankie’s worldview brings cultural insight and understanding to her work.
  • She has a genuine desire to help others achieve their potential, connect to purpose, and realise their potential to impact their entire ecosystem and society.
  • Frankie is a champion for diversity of thought, believing that empowered individuals from all backgrounds drive collective success.

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