Annabel Bean-Johnstone


Annabel joined IQbusiness in July 2016 to grow the organisation’s presence in the Retail industry. She divides her attention between management consulting and retail. Her ability to create commercially viable and implementable solutions for complex business situations – including the creation of new businesses and extensive revamping of existing business models – means she is equally comfortable with large-scale transformation projects and small, quick-win efforts.

Annabel’s retail experience includes exposure to every area in the business, from store operations to liaising with IT to develop appropriate tools, and working with HR to create effective organisational models. As for Annabel’s management consulting capabilities, they include corporate strategy and operating model design, encompassing shared services, new business opportunity assessment, eCommerce business development and education, supply chain, and procurement re-engineering.

Annabel has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Linguistics and Languages. She also has a Diploma in Business Administration and Management.