“First do what is necessary. Then do what is possible. And before you know it you are doing the impossible." - Saint Francis

Ellen Derrick

Managing Partner, Consulting

Deloitte Australia
Ellen is responsible for driving market growth and brand eminence across public sector accounts and industry sectors and defining and executing the Firm’s public policy strategy. She is also the Advisory Partner for the Australian Federal Government, NSW, Victorian and Western Australian Government accounts. She has significant experience working within health and human services, social policy and regulatory agencies to embrace digital transformation, improve service delivery outcomes, and enhance operational efficiency. Ellen plays an active role in local and national charitable foundations, including Cystic Fibrosis Australia, and is a mentor for the Centre for Economic Development of Australia and the Institute of Public Administration Australia.