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Lanning Bennett


Lanning Bennett

Founder, Entrepreneur

Lanning's professional bio / interests

Graduate UTS Sydney BBus. Fifteen year career in international institutional and investment banking in London, Hong Kong, Chicago and Sydney from 1980 to 1995 across various roles including CEO. Founder and CEO Origin Group, Australia. Developer of business effectiveness software at an individual, team and whole of company level. Software used by major corporations globally - Europe, United States, Asia, ANZ. Business sold 2015. Since 2015, various projects largely focussed on recontributing.

I’d like help with…

Building a job network for for over 60’s.

An interesting, or unusual fact(s) about me…

Apart from my business and community interests I am a keen hobbyist writer of fiction and non fiction, musician, professional public speaker and educator.

I live in


A career highlight

Being stopped at the airport by a stranger who worked for one of my client companies to thank me for how our software had turned the company around and now made the company he worked for a great place to work.




Joined Guild

Oct 11, 2021