Sue Vercoe

Managing Director, Newgate Research

Sue has nearly 20 years’ experience as a market researcher, research buyer and communications consultant in the corporate, financial, issues and political arenas.

Her core expertise is conducting sensitive stakeholder research for organisations facing complex issues and working with clients to identify the most effective ways in which to engage and influence.

Sue was previously founder and CEO of GA Research, Kreab Gavin Anderson Australia’s market and social research firm, and worked there for seven years until April 2013. Before that Sue worked as a Research Director at UMR for three years.

Before moving into research Sue was a communications consultant at Kreab Gavin Anderson, working in both the Sydney and Tokyo offices over an eight-year period.

Sue is also a Partner of Newgate Communications. She holds a Bachelor degree in Organisational Communication from Charles Sturt University and a Masters in International Communications from Macquarie University. She is a Qualified Professional Researcher (QPR). She is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) and has the IAP2 Certificate of Engagement.