Services For Employee Engagement

The Hatching of Hatch

Hatch Solutions was born when we saw organisations struggling to keep up with the changing nature of work & retain their most valuable asset – their people. In most cases, leaders knew there was an easier way to do things but didn’t have the time to identify and implement the changes necessary to make a difference.

Since Hatch’s humble Darwin beginnings, we’ve expanded and now provide business advise to clients across Australia. We work with a variety of clients across different sectors including; Government, mining, heavy industries and not-for-profits. Our core team is based in Darwin, but we also have a range of specialists that we work with across the country. We love what we do and are passionate about supporting for-purpose organisations. Our goal is to make their business better, by making their teams stronger with effective employee surveys, exit interviews and workshop facilitation.

Why Choose Hatch?

At Hatch, we have the tools and the people to navigate change seamlessly. We speak your language, cutting through the jargon and buzzwords to make sure that you know exactly what’s happening. Our business advice is straight to the point and objective, so that you can digest and implement change quickly. We also hold a range of internationally recognised qualifications and certifications including; Prosci, Lean Six Sigma and Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, and leverage various others tools to get the job done.

We help you to create the work environment that you want, a business that thrives because its people are supported, motivated and empowered.

Meet The Team

  • Michelle Pedersen

    Managing Director

    Michelle’s strengths lie in organisational development, workshop facilitation, and supporting organisations to drive culture change. Her dynamic and creative approach has enabled Michelle to successfully deliver a variety of change initiatives across the private, government and not-for-profit sectors.

    As Hatch’s founder, you will see Michelle’s touch on everything that we do.

  • Sharon Winks

    Senior Consultant

    Sharon is a highly experienced and successful executive consultant and not-for-profit board director with a career spanning over thirty years. Sharon has a proven ability to work with a broad range of clients in achieving their desired organisational outcomes.

    Sharon's approach is collaborative with a focus on maximising value for her clients.

  • Sarah McNeice


    Sarah works with leaders to bring their vision of engaged and high-performing teams to life. Organisations want an involved workforce, though often they don’t have the awareness or resources to implement and support the changes needed to achieve this goal.

    Sarah has been working in people and culture roles for more than 10 years, with diverse experience including positions in government, mining and construction.

  • Michelle Fowler


    Michelle has over 15 years experience in safety and training roles across a range of industries including health, education, mining, construction, oil, gas, and local government. Michelle's strength lies in the design and delivery of practical and engaging training. Her goal is to support both executives and those on the shop floor. Whatever the topic, her mission is to bring it to life!

  • Nikki Sjogren


    Nikki has worked in various customer service, organisational transformation and HR roles for a range of sectors including energy & resources, banking & insurance, healthcare and the not-for-profit space.

    A great listener, her down-to-earth approach and ability to connect with people enables Nikki to effectively draw out their insights, concerns or issues.

Our Partners

We partner with several like minded businesses to support us in delivering the best outcomes for our clients.


Galent is an Australia owned and operated management consulting firm offering its clients highly skilled and experienced management consulting professionals, spanning a broad spectrum of services and capabilities. Their team offers established credentials as a provider of high-quality services to the government (Australian, State & Territory), public and not for profit sectors across Australia.

They offer a broad range of management consulting services including Governance and Risk, Organisational Improvement, Strengthening and Change, Management and Strategic Reviews, Procurement, Strategic Sourcing & Commercial Management, Business Case Development, Human Resources Management, Gateway Reviews, Audit and Assurance, Probity Advisory and Audit, Board Governance, Reviews & Advisory Services, Program and Project Management, Information Technology, Financial Management and Analysis, Accounting and Finance.

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