2014 Winners

Diversity Champion CEO

Diversity Champion CEO

Aurora Fonte

Assetlink

Assetlink commenced operations 21 years ago as a husband and wife cleaning service. Since then the company has grown to a workforce of over 3,000. The business has nonetheless remained a family business with two distinct divisions spanning blue, fluoro, and white collar. Services include total facilities services and project management and services to a variety of channels, including government, education, health, aged care, resource & industrial, retail and commercial channels. AssetFuture - a full range of Strategic asset optimisation, management planning, maintenance and Project Management services to a wide variety of Asset Portfolio owners and managers.

Aurora Fonte founded Assetlink 21 years ago. With her husband Franco Fonte they have built the company up into an international operation, with a workforce of over 3,000, in blue, white and fluoro collar occupations. Aurora has worked tirelessly to imbue the power of a diverse, family operation into a major enterprise. Her mission has been to ensure that the AssetLink Way continues to be the fundamental premise the company operates under. The diversity that was treasured - when everyone could fit in one room - has continued under her leadership and personal commitment to the Assetlink family (a multicultural icon).

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