About Us

Dolores CumminsBarbara BaikiePeter Kaye

Dolores Cummins is a skilled change management consultant, executive coach and corporate trainer. Passionate about personal and organisational development, she works in partnership with industry, academic and government bodies to tailor
solutions to their unique challenges. Her work merges business acumen, academic
perspectives and industry experience.


Dolores has worked and lived in a number of European countries and Australia over the past fifteen years. Her early career as a Management Consultant exposed her to a wide range of organisational challenges.
Dolores works in consultancy, coaching and education. She facilitates companies, teams and individuals to navigate change and develop organisational capacity to create cultures of success.
Experienced in governance, as chairperson of SIDSnsw she initiated a new vision and strategic plan. In Belgium, she facilitated a multi lingual and multi disciplinary team in their sensitive negotiations with the European Parliament. With AIG Europe, she introduced a conflict management program for senior executives. At SAP, Vienna, she implemented team building programs for senior academics. With the Open University in London, she taught MBA students strategic human resource management. With the business school of QUT, she lectures in the areas of talent management, team &
leadership development. In Brisbane, she created and presented leadership programs for BP Reliance whilst coaching teams through career transition at Ergon Energy.
With Queensland Police CU, she facilitated their strategic planning sessions with the board, CEO & executive team. With SMEC ANZ she is engaged to design & deliver a future leadership program.
She consults with the major mining companies including Vale, Anglo American and Rio Tinto on workforce development. She co-authored “Altitude” a coaching book.
Integrity, empathy, pragmatic solutions and respect form part of the commitment she brings to her relationships.

Professionally Qualified

Dolores holds a BA from Sydney University and a Masters in applied psychology. She is a Master Practitioner of Neuro Linguistics and an internationally accredited adult educator and group facilitator.


  • Associate Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management (AFAIM)
  • Fellow of the Australian Institute of Professional Facilitators (FAIPF)
  • Senior Consultant with Consultgroup, Sydney

Key Focus Areas

  • Design, develop & present leadership development programs across, mining, engineering and financial services
  • Provide strategic advice on navigating cultural change and transitions
  • Facilitate strategic planning sessions
  • Provide executive coaching for CEOs & senior leaders
  • Design and deliver training programs for high performing teams
  • Facilitate conflict resolution sessions
  • Lecture on the MBA program with the business school of QUT in the area of Organisational Development and Leadership

Contact Details

M: +61 434 870 455
E: dolorescumminsc3@gmail.com
W: C3-leadership.com
L: linkedin.com/in/dolorescummins




“In the short time there, you have done more for  sIDSnsw than anyone has done in the last 10 years. “
J. Carey. – CEO, SIDS(Vic)

“Dolores helped the organisation achieve wonderful results.”
J. L McTye, L&D Manager, BP Reliance

“The process was highly interactive and created a great team-building forum. As Head of HR, it was probably the first time that I had such a positive consensus from a group of employees.”
C.Connellan, Regional HR Manager, AIG

“The outcomes have been tangible and self evident within our organisation. I highly recommend Dolores to support any person or teams looking for support at either an operational or strategic level.”
Grant Devine, CEO Queensland Police

“Dolores is very capable in this field. She is very good at keeping every individual involved. Very Perceptive. Led by example. Very well done”
Senior Consultant, Deloitte Group

Canberra Office

Barbara Baikie has over 20 years of experience working at all levels of government including the Senior Executive Level, reporting directly to Ministers.

Barbara has worked at Executive Director level in both Tasmania and the Australian Capital Territory. She has worked as Director of Disability services, Corporate services, including human resources, industrial relations, learning and development and asset management, child protection and juvenile justice. She has led and facilitated a number of national initiatives resulting in major organizational transformations.

In addition Barbara spent six years lecturing at Charles Sturt University

These experiences have equipped her with the knowledge and skills to be a transformational facilitator. Barbara is able to communicate and influence people at all levels of organisations, whether it is Private, Banking, Commercial, Government or corporate.

Key Focus Areas:

  • Leadership Training & Development
  • Executive & Life Coaching
  • Change Management
  • Human Resource Management & Development
  • Conflict Resolution

Educational Qualifications:
Masters of Social Science (hons);
Bachelor of Social Sciences;
Certificate of Management,
Certificate For Life Coaching
Superworking® facilitator.

Contact Details:

T: + 61 2 6230 2210
F: + 61 2 6230 955
M:+ 61 (0)419 477 959
E: barbara.baikie@bigpond.com.au


“Working with Barbara has been both inspirational and motivational, she has helped me to achieve more with less stress. It is fantastic to work with a person who is exceptionally skilled in positive psychology techniques and who is also a caring mentor. Barbara has helped me to create a healthy balance in my life and put me on the right track to fulfill my goals and dreams.”
Rita Merienne

Sydney Office

Peter Kaye AM is a highly experienced Governance and Management Consultant. With over 20 years of senior management, Board and consulting experience in 22 countries.
Key Focus Areas:

  • Governance policy and models
  • Strategic Planning
  • Organisation Performance & Change
  • HR Management & Executive Recruitment
  • Strategic Planning
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Change Management

Professional Appointments:
General Manager, Consultgroup (International Governance & Organisation Specialists)
Managing Director & Principal Consultant, Larkin & Kaye Consulting Services Pty Ltd
Chair, GBS Technology Pty Ltd (telephony software)
Chair, Australian Social & Ethical Accountability Centre
Chair-Director, Pacifica Partners (Fiji)
Chair, The Painting People (Painting Management Pty Ltd -Franchisor)
CEO, Duke of Edinburgh Awards
Educational Qualifications:
Bachelor of Economics, University of Sydney
Graduate Diploma in Adult Education, University of Technology Sydney
Diploma Company Director, Institute of Company Directors
Professional Qualifications:
FIFS: Fellow, Institute of Financial Services
FAICD: Fellow, Australian Institute of Company Directors
CAHRI: Chartered Member, Australian Human Resources Institute
AFAICUD: Associate Fellow, Australasian Mutuals Institute
MAIES: Member, Australian Institute of Emergency Services
Member, Social & Ethical Auditing Institute
Member, NSW Justices Association

Contact Details:

T: + 61 2 8577 5000
F: + 61 2 8577 5050
M: + 61 418 617 357
E: peter@consultgroup.net.au

“Your preparation and your depth of understanding of our organisation were particularly evident. In addition we appreciated your professionalism, prompt responses, interpersonal skills and extensive market knowledge.”
“The outstanding body of work that you guided and mentored will stand as testimony to your dedication and vision through the years ahead.”


“Thank you so much for your excellent facilitation of all aspects of our Board Planning Conference. This conference was, without doubt, our best ever and your contribution to that success was appreciated by all.”

“Thank you so much for your excellent facilitation of all aspects of our Board Planning Conference. This conference was, without doubt, our best ever and your contribution to that success was appreciated by all.”