Since 2007.
Because practice
makes purpose.


We’re Australia’s leading sustainability, purpose and impact specialists. Our head office is in Sydney, but our clients hail from all over the world – including Europe, the USA, Asia and Australia.


We are represented in New Zealand and Mexico through international affiliations.

  • Est. 2007
  • Purposely independent
  • Internationally affiliated


Our mission is to make
doing good, good for business.

This means leveraging sustainability and brand purpose for growth. The kind of growth that benefits people and is sustainable in the long term.

We help sustainability leaders lead and beginners begin. We believe that those who help create a better world should be better off in it.

Because we believe in better

We are carbon neutral, green powered
and source our supply chain sustainably.


Sustainability, purpose and impact aren’t just things we do. They’re what we do.

We only work on projects and products that create clear benefit for people and planet. Our clients are from companies, brands, NGOs and government.

Local and global leaders choose us because we can manage an end to end process, from consulting and advisory to purpose-led to-market strategy.

Meet the team

Ben Peacock


Ben is our founder, and has spent the past decade proving that the dark arts of marketing can change the world for the good. If he’s not online, you’ll find him surfing.

Lucy Curtin

General Manager

A mastermind of organisation with an obsession for positive company culture, Lucy leads the Republic team from the front as General Manager.

Lilli Thomson

Project Director

As Project Director, Lilli oversees the smooth running of work through the agency. If you’re lucky, you might even meet Scout, Lilli’s fur baby, around our office!

Lauren Jones

Head of Sustainability Strategy

With a Bachelor Degree in Business and a Masters in Sustainable Development, Lauren harnesses the power of curiosity and purpose to turn deep social and environmental risk into opportunity. A woman of many skills, Lauren is also a mum of two, unexpected adventurer, podcaster and potato farmer.

Chris Houghton

Head of Digital

Chris is our Head of Digital and in-house creative producer, with a background in magazines and digital start-ups. He’s passionate about arts, culture, and new and emerging technology.

Zuzana Zaloudek

Group Head of Creative

Zu thrives on finding nuggets of truth to centre creative stories around. Having worked in New York, London and now Sydney, Zu brings a world of experience to her work at Republic.

Gabrielle Peters


A superstar strategist, Gab is an expert in diving deep into the research and data and emerging with a shiny, gleaning insight – ready to transform companies and comms campaigns.

Ilana Kohn

Project Manager

A passion for inclusive cities and ticking off check-lists, combined with an uncanny knack for finding the hottest places in Sydney to eat, make Ilana the perfect Republic Project Manager.

Josie Fraser


Josie’s strong eye for visual structure, stunning layouts and pursuit of aesthetic perfection brings a high level of sophistication and beauty to the creative team’s work.

Diana Carniato

Project Manager

As Project Manager, Diana loves rallying the troops and working with clients to fulfil their creative dreams. When she’s not in the office, you’ll find her hanging out in nature or twirling around the dance floor.

Eva Kiss


A creative with skills across graphic design, digital design and video editing, Eva brings her passion for everyday activism to her work in Republic’s creative team.

Lauren Scheffers


With extensive experience across digital, social, project management and strategy, Lauren brings incredible attention to detail and commitment to excellence to each and every project she touches.

Emily Saunders

Content & Insights

As the Content and Insights lead, Emily turns tricky concepts and data across a diverse range of sectors and subjects into engaging, exciting and easy-to-understand communications.

Belinda Bean

Collective Impact Strategist

With her finger firmly on the pulse of societal and environmental trends, Belinda brings together diverse organisations around a shared goal for positive impact.

Natalie Huuskes

Sustainability Strategist

Impeccable attention to detail, an insatiable curiosity to understand what makes people tick, and an eye for the aesthetic all come together to make Natalie our perfect communications and engagement strategist.

Vicki Nice

Strategic Director (UK)

Decades of strategic planning experience and a background in Big Ideas creativity have bestowed Vicki an uncanny knack for untangling knotty problems and finding smart solutions.

Paul Gale

Creative Lead (UK)

Paul brings buckets of enthusiasm, integrity and imagination to his work as our UK-based Creative Lead. You can see Paul’s hand in many NGO, local and global charity brands today.

The family

The Bravery

Our sister agency focused on social, earned and PR

Garage Sale Trail

We're a co-founder of Australia’s #1 day of community and re-use

Grow It Local

We're a Foundation Partner of Australia’s grow community

Republic of Everyone is cut from unique, creative minds, humane and principled values, and outstanding client services. The result is contemporary brilliance.

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