Claire Madden

Social Researcher, Media Commentator, Trainer & Keynote Speaker

Claire Madden is a renowned business consultant, social researcher and generational expert. She is also an experienced TEDx speaker and the founder and Director of the strategy and communications agency, Hello Clarity.

With academic qualifications in communications and postgraduate studies in leadership, Claire delivers robust, research-based keynote presentations.

She is widely recognised as the voice on emerging generations and highly regarded for her ability to interpret the meaning and impact of global social and generational trends for educators, managers and marketers.

In her capacity as a social commentator, Claire has been interviewed on The Today Show, SkyNews, Sunrise and The Morning Show, as well as on the radio and in print media. Claire is on the board for a financial services company and on the Advisory Board of UTS Business School.

Claire has delivered professional development sessions for school and tertiary teachers, given keynote addresses at conferences and boardroom strategy sessions. Whether she is conducting training days for corporate or not for profit clients, addressing students, or training rising leaders and facilitating youth panels, Claire delivers insights that help audiences understand, connect and communicate effectively and positively with emerging generations.

Her clients include Australian Catholic University, Australian Institute of Sport, Awards Victoria, Citibank, Griffith University, NSW TAFE, The Salvation Army, The University of Adelaide and Walker Wayland.

Claire Madden talks about:

  • Generation Z Defined: The key factors of this global generation
  • Future Proofing Careers: How educators can equip their students to thrive in changing times
  • Kids, Tweens & Teens: What they like, what they buy, and why
  • Gen Z at Work: Attracting, retaining, managing & training emerging generations
  • The What, Why & Where of Social Media: How to connect and communicate with the new generations
  • Gen Leadership: Developing emerging leaders & managing multi-generational teams
  • Creating an Engaging Culture: Inspiring the next generation of staff, volunteers and teams

Client testimonials

Vibrant, exciting, relevant, informative, energetic, personable and from the feedback we have received, one of the best presenters our attendees have ever seen.

Awards Victoria

We received lots of positive feedback about Claire’s presentation on the day… it was great to have such an interactive and engaging presenter on board to present new and interesting content.

University of Adelaide

Awesome, engaging, excellent, challenging.


Claire was excellent! She was warm in her presentation and full of useful information - it was very well received! ... It was exactly what we were after.

SU Queensland

Claire’s ability to communicate the factual data in an engaging and interactive way was tremendous.

Mentone Grammar

We were extremely pleased with how both events went – Claire’s insights were highly valuable, as was the quality and professionalism of both her presentations.

Citi Bank Australia & New Zealand