HR Synergy Consulting provides HR consultancy services for businesses who are looking for expertise in evaluating, designing and delivering HR initiatives that will support the direction of the business.

HR Synergy consulting was established in 2015 to provide businesses senior level HR expertise with flexibility. You can engage our services depending on your business needs and budget including: fixed project rate, monthly retainer, interim placement or 'on demand' consulting arrangement.

HR Synergy Consulting conducts in-house workshops and presentations for leaders who are looking to accelerate business capability in the areas of strategy, leadership, culture and performance.

Contact HR Synergy Consulting today for a complimentary consultation on how we can help your business to Lead, Evolve, Achieve and Prosper.

Sonia La Penna

Director, HR Synergy Consulting

"Authentic leadership inspires a high performing and innovative culture. I'm passionate about creating a culture of positive engagement and connecting people through a shared purpose."

Sonia La Penna is an accomplished HR Executive and the Director of HR Synergy Consulting. Sonia brings over 20 years HR experience from frontline HR advisory services through to executive management. She has extensive knowledge and experience in contemporary People, Culture & Leadership practices. 



Sonia has practiced in Australia, Singapore, China, New Zealand and United States of America. Her professional career extends across a number of industries including: Retail & Distribution, Supply Chain, Contract Management Services for Australian Defence Industry, Hospitality, Health and Financial Services.


Sonia has formal qualifications in Human Resources and Business Management.

  • MBA in Strategy & Leadership from QUT (2018)

  • Accredited Workplace Trainer & Assessor

  • Certified REACH Ecosystem Practitioner 

  • Member of the Women on Boards (WoB) 

  • Australian Human Resources Institute of Australia - CAHRI Member

  • Business Women Australia (BWA) Member

Sonia also conducts presentations at industry forums to share her knowledge and experience with fellow professionals across various sectors, including: Chair 2016 Women in Leadership Banking and Finance Conference in Sydney, 2018 Brisbane HR Summit, 2019 HRD National HR Summit Australia,


Access HR expertise tailored for your business. Contact us to find out how!

HR Synergy Consulting Pty Ltd

Brisbane, Australia 4051

ABN 63 606 543 444

Sonia La Penna, Director

Email: sonia@hrsynergyconsulting.com

Mobile: 0415 612 188

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