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Samala Nicolaou

Executive Assistant

Perth, Asia Pacific

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Samala supports the Directors and Co-Founders of the firm Lloyd Smith and Michael McAnearney and assists the team across all offices where necessary.

As a professional C-Suite Level Executive Assistant, Samala brings a wealth of experience and more than 20 years’ experience supporting senior executives in various industries across the globe. She creates calm out of chaos, while delivering high quality results.

Samala brings honesty, effective communication and strict confidentiality to her work, and she is focused, consistent, punctual, reliable, organised and trustworthy. Samala is also consciously accessible, and makes it a priority to understand the needs of her team whilst managing multiple schedules.

Collaborating with colleagues and regularly meeting diverse groups of people are highlights for Samala in her current role. She also enjoys opportunities for interesting interactions with clients and candidates.

Conversation Starters

  • Samala’s family and their happiness is her top priority. She lives by her core values of integrity, loyalty and kindness.
  • At home Samala learns Macedonian and has a love affair with cheese platters and shoes. She does not feel the same way about coriander.
  • Samala thrives in winter, and hides in summer.

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