Ensuring our success is a team of passionate individuals from diverse backgrounds, each determined to bring a radical, long-overdue change to HR.

Richard Cowley

Founder & CEO

Richard is a global HR thought leader and change maker. He founded WorkAmmo in 2012, with the singular purpose of helping people achieve in the workplace. In a career spanning over 30 years and 5 continents, Richard has worked with organisations including Kimberly-Clark, Tetra Pak, Coca Cola and DHL.

Alan Lonie


Accounting has been in Alan’s blood since first assisting the Treasurer of his local Youth Centre with the bookkeeping, at the age of 15. In a career spanning over 20 years across Europe and Asia, Alan has played an active role in improving processes of the companies he has worked for, taking a leading role in internal control and corporate governance.

Karina Varma

Market Development Director

Karina leads market development at WorkAmmo. Passionate about nurturing businesses and brands, she especially loves helping startups bring their ideas, identity, and innovation to life. Over the last nineteen years Karina has grown companies from scratch into profitable entities, and brands into industry standards. Previously, Karina has led Marketing and Business Strategy at BusyBee and Saffron Media.

Kylie Wright

Product Development & Global Project Leader

Kylie is a key member of the WorkAmmo Product Development team. She is an international Human Resources (HR) Strategy and Operations Leader with 25 years of HR and Talent Management experience within the Consumer Goods, Banking and Hospitality industries. Kylie specialises in Talent Acquisition, Performance Management, Talent and Leadership Development and Engagement.

Kristy Minter

Product Development

Kristy is an integral member of the Product Development team at WorkAmmo. During her 20-year career she has worked extensively across all areas of Human Resources, specialising in Compensation & Benefits. Kristy’s expertise has seen her successfully take leadership roles within multinational Consumer and Finance organisations, with a specific focus across the Asia Pacific region.

Bronwyn Honey

Product Development

Bronwyn has over 25 years in educational leadership roles. She is a member of the Product Development Team and also leads WorkAmmo’s Education Engagement initiatives. With years of experience in building ‘communities’ within the educational settings, she is passionate about students and people in general, to ensure they reach their full potential while being supported and encouraged as life long learners.

Phyllis Lim

Product Development

Phyllis is a member of the Product Development Team. She has over 15 years of extensive regional human resources generalist experience working at various multinational organizations. Phyllis’ career highlights include hands-on experience starting up a high technology manufacturing plant (greenfield) with a diverse start-up leadership team.

Sanil Nair


Sanil has over 25 years of experience in IT, specialising in architecting and delivering products and solutions to global organisations across various functional and vertical domains. He has been involved in innovative eBusiness ventures over the last 10 years and has expertise in conceptualising, planning and implementation of large scale eBusiness ventures.