About Us

Strategic Execution & Workplace Performance Specialists.

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Welcome to Alchemy 2.0 Business Consultants!

We know being in business can be rewarding, lonely, exhilarating and frustrating all at the same time – but you wouldn’t have it any other way!  We also know there is never enough time in the day to get everything done – at that includes searching for an advisor to help you fix a problem.  

To help, we have designed this site to offer you a range of practical solutions in:

  • Growth & Strategic Planning
  • People Performance, and
  • Support Services (Human Resources / Project Management / Strategic Sourcing)

From getting you started with a strategic plan, establishing team alignment, or optimising your strategic execution capabilities, through to enhancing your internal leadership capabilities, building the right team, and growing your bottom line – we’ve got you covered. 

Our team is proud to offer a wealth of business and workplace performance knowledge, and experience to you.  If you have a question or simply wanted to run a scenario past us, please feel free to give us a call at any time.  

We are here to be of service no matter what your journey or destination, and look forward to speaking to you soon.  

All the best,

Di Jones,

Founder & Principal Advisor

What’s in a Name? (Alchemy 2.0)
For those who have read Paulo Coelho’s ‘The Alchemist’ the concept of each of us living the singular pursuit of our dreams would be familiar.  Most of us want to live a good life, leave a positive mark on the world, and achieve our highest potential.
 
If only it was that easy!  In reality we all face problems, confusion and a whole range of other complexities, be it within our day-to-day life, or business endeavours.  24 hrs can feel like only minutes when you are putting out fires, struggling to keep your head above water, or uncertain of where to invest your time, effort and hard earned cash in business.
 
While self-help (plain old Alchemy) is a great start, Alchemy 2.0 was created to offer an ‘improved’ way of achieving your personal and business goals.
 
By helping you to develop a higher level understanding of what is holding your business back, leveraging proven practices, plus supporting you to establish the tools, systems, team or resources needed to move forward, you will no longer need us – and that makes us happy!   (Seriously…)
 
We don’t simply ‘FIX‘ problems.  We help business owners and leaders to build their own Alchemy to achieve their goals.
Meet The Team

Di Jones

Di Jones – Workplace Performance Specialist, Leadership Coach, Business Mentor

For the last 20 years Di has been helping businesses, executive teams, and operational groups across a broad range of industries and environments to improve their people performance, internal capability, and business outcomes.  With a background in industrial relations, human resources, and business mentoring, Di has a passion for providing specialist workplace performance, strategic alignment, leadership development, and operational improvement services to her clients.

Di is driven by…

A desire to see everyone achieve their goals, empower those around them, and enjoy a quality of life that makes it worth living!

Di’s life philosophy…

‘Always Pay it Forward’.  If it wasn’t for others selflessly helping us, few would achieve what they have…

Di’s passions…

Riding/racing motorcycles, health & fitness (mind, body & soul), macro-level education, and crypto investing.

Di’s Favourite Quote…

‘There’s no point looking backwards – you’re not going that way’. 

Qualifications…

Certified Business Advisor, Bachelor of Management (HRM & Property), Mindfulness Practitioner, Member of the Institute of Professional Advisors

  

Matt

Matt Lowcock – Workplace Health & Safety Specialist, Accredited Auditor, Lead Investigator

With over 20 years’ experience in high-risk and process environments, Matt supports the Alchemy 2.0 team with his workplace health & safety, risk management, compliance, and investigations expertise.  With an improvement focus, coupled to a thorough understanding of legislation and implementation requirements, he brings a practical approach to behavioural safety, investigations, audits, and the establishment of ISO accredited frameworks.

Matt is driven by…

The desire to ‘be his own bank’ (i.e. never have to rely on something or someone else in life) 

Matt’s life philosophy…

Always take the time to explain something to anyone who cares to learn.

Matt’s passions…

Travel, motorcycles, investing, lapidary (silver-smith, gem cutting), free thinking.

Matt’s Favourite Quote…

‘It’s the Darwin rule’. 

Qualifications…

Post-Graduate Diploma OH&S, Lead Auditor, Trainer & Assessor, Lead Incident Investigator (ICAM), Process Plant Tech

 

Moein – Project Management Consultant, Leadership Coach

Moein has over 30 years of design, construction & project management experience in an array of industries. He supports and provides solutions to businesses keen to position themselves for greater project success, increase efficiency and project delivery, or to turn struggling projects around to achieve higher levels of project profitability.  He also ties in his many years of senior leadership and business development to deliver pragmatic and supportive leadership coaching.

Moein is driven by…

RESULTS!!  When it comes to business, he gets his biggest buzz when he sees his clients achieve higher levels of efficiency and profitability.

Moein’s life philosophy…

We all have a two-fold moral purpose in life. One, is to take responsibility for our own growth (e.g., intellectual, spiritual etc.) and the other is to contribute to the betterment of our world and community at large.

Moein’s passions…

Traveling and experiencing different cultures, cooking and hosting dinner parties, and taking part in guided meditation.

Moein’s Favourite Quote…

“Be generous in prosperity and thankful in adversity.”

Qualifications…

Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng), Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland (RPEQ)

Sophie –  Team Support & Digital Presence

Sophie brings 12+ years’ experience supporting C-Suite Teams across the corporate sector, as well as experience helping many small businesses enhance their digital presence. She is deeply passionate about stress management and learning how we can thrive in such a busy world, with time being our most valuable asset.

Sophie is driven by…

Real action steps! Using our time towards our goals in pursuit of that feeling we get when we finish something important.

Sophie’s life philosophy…

If you get the admin done right, you can achieve anything!

Sophie’s passions…

Yoga, cooking, and teaching my little boy about the world.

Sophie’s Favourite Quote…

“The difference between a rich person and a poor person is how they use their time.” ~ Robert Kiyosaki

Qualifications…

BA (Psychology & Sociology), Accredited Health Coach