CDL Leadership Team

Decades of expertise and knowledge at your finger tips’

The passion and drive of our team is what sets us apart!

We are proud to have dedicated people that have built a strong reputation for managing the unexpected, developing long-lasting business-to-business partnerships and delivering on our promises- every time.

Our Lead Team

Jane Kennelly

General Manager – Wellbeing

Jane has over 33 years’ experience in the recruitment and talent solutions industry. She was the founder/Director of Frog Recruitment, a human-based recruitment agency that launched in 2002.

Jane was involved with WorkChoice Trust for 22 years and is also the founder and trustee of the Fantail Network, a charitable trust that supports connects and enables women in business.

Jonathan Rogers

Country Manager New Zealand & Australia

Jonathan is responsible for leading the strategic and operational needs of the business. Jonathan develops and maintains effective client relationships and provides superior business and people focused project management capabilities.

Gary Cashman

Business Manager

Gary takes responsibility for providing our clients with an immersive and superior CDL experience, ensuring that high quality client relationship management is consistently maintained.

Sonia Pechner

Group Business Developer 

Sonia Pechner is the Group Business Developer within CDL. Backed by over 20 years of experience in business development, Sonia is an expert in establishing and developing client relationships. Having built a business from the ground up into an internationally reputable service, Sonia’s achievements are a testament to her unique ability to identify valuable opportunities and develop long-term relationships with clients. To her new role with CDL, Sonia brings a client-focused approach to building business success.

Helen Broughton

Client Services Administrator

Helen organises the materials that support the expansive coaching and training services provided by CDL and is the administrative interface between the CDL coaching teams based in New Zealand and Australia and the management team within
the business.

Coaches and Consultants

All of our coaches and facilitators are best-in-class subject-matter experts with extensive, real world, high-level business experience.

We have coaches and facilitators in most regional locations and major cities across New Zealand and Australia, so you can be sure that we will be able to assist you, no matter where you are.

Find Out Why CDL is a Better Choice

Are you ready to discuss your needs and find a solution that is tuned for your people and your business? Let’s talk!