Stella Petrou Concha

Co-Founder & CEO, Reo Group

Stella Petrou Concha is the inspiring Co-Founder, CEO, and driving force behind fast-growing brand Reo Group. Her mission is to elevate human potential by working with executives to deliver value for their organisations through leadership, strategy and vision.

Commencing a career in medicine, she quickly realised the medico patient care dynamic was never going to meet her need and lifelong goal to help people on a deeply personal level. Instead she discovered a powerful alignment with the recruitment and management consulting sector.

Stella founded Reo Group in 2009, and since then the business has won many industry awards, including being named a BRW Fast 100 company.

Stella was named as one of Australia’s Top 10 Female Entrepreneurs in 2018, a Finalist in the Women’s Agenda Award and has recently been named runner up for SEEK’s, Recruitment Leader of the Year Award 2019.

Stella’s mantra: “When you succeed, I succeed”

Speaker Sessions


Starting from the Top: Maintaining a Strong Company Culture

Grand Ballroom

Company culture and aspirational leadership is becoming more critical than ever. It’s not uncommon nowadays for candidates to prioritise job satisfaction and company culture over salary. In a sales-driven environment like recruitment, instilling a positive culture can be a balancing act. During this session, a panel of industry leading experts will enlighten you on the way to help develop and maintain a strong culture and how to filter it down from the top.