Allana Coulon

Manager, Consulting
Wellington Office

Allana brings an inquisitive mind, clear thinking and an easy interpersonal style to her advisory work across a range of industries and disciplines.

Allana is a strategic advisor specialising in employment relations, public policy, and organisational review and change. Allana is always a pragmatic problem-solver, with strong instincts for managing risk and personal dynamics. 

Allana had a diverse background before joining MartinJenkins in 2006, and as a result she is a particularly versatile consultant. She has worked in the public sector as a senior policy analyst and international advisor, in the private sector as an employment advocate, and in the academic field as a lecturer and researcher in HR and employment relations.

Examples of Allana’s recent work include:

  • organisational design services for a major health-sector initiative introducing national shared services

  • an organisation and governance review of the UNESCO Institute for Statistics

  • providing advice on employment relations and workforce strategies for a portfolio of public-sector agencies, and leading their engagement with their staff

  • developing an aligned Employment Relations Strategy for the Department of Internal Affairs.

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