As a Partner and Head of Innovation, Anna Collyer practices in the energy sector, while overseeing Allens' multi-disciplinary approach to innovation.
Anna has more than 20 years' experience in the energy sector. Her practice covers a broad range of work for government, industry participants and key market institutions, and has included significant privatisations, mergers and acquisitions, and project development, particularly in renewables. Anna has, too, worked extensively in industry reform, including with the COAG Energy Council and Australian Energy Markets Commission. Her reform work also spans the transport and water sectors.
In her role as Head of Innovation, Anna leads a team that fosters innovation at all levels of the firm, not only in technological developments but in new ways of working and addressing disruption. Anna drives the Allens approach to innovation, encouraging multi-disciplinary teams to collaborate with clients to ensure that each solution is tailored to the client's specific needs, based on intimate understanding of their business.
Anna is a member of Allens' executive committee. She has previously held roles as a Practice Leader for Energy, Resources & Infrastructure, and served on the firm's Board.