John Allan joined Sensis in August 2012. Prior to this, John was Chief Operating Officer at The Australian newspaper, where he was responsible for its print and digital assets, as well as its advertising, circulation, operations, events and digital teams.

Over the past 15 years, John has held senior leadership positions in advertising and publishing across both traditional and digital media, including senior roles at Fairfax and News Limited.

As Chief Executive Officer, John’s role is to deliver on the Sensis strategy, as Australia's #1 marketing services company.


Jo Hands joined Sensis in 2010. As the Chief Financial Officer, Jo is responsible for the company’s accounting, strategy, analytics, data, pricing and reporting functions.

With some 15 year experience in the finance sector, Jo began her career at Ernst & Young in 2002. As a Senior Manager in the Audit group Jo looked after a portfolio of well-known Australian businesses including Exxon Mobil, BHPB, Carter Holt Harvey, BP, Australia Post and BlueScope Steel Limited.

Jo Hands

James Ciuffetelli joined Sensis in 1996. He is the Executive General Manager – Sensis, which includes responsibility for all of Sensis’ digital and print media services, including the Yellow Pages.

James began his career at Sensis as State Sales Director for New South Wales. He has held a range of senior roles within the business including General Manager Sensis Sales, General Manager Digital Acquisition and Group Manager eChannel. 

James Ciuffetelli

Stephen Palmer has been with Sensis since 2014. His role is to direct the sales, strategy, product development and marketing for the White Pages business.

Stephen has extensive experience in digital, media and publishing. Before joining Sensis he was at TripChum, a digital travel platform he cofounded. Prior to this he was Managing Director and Global Publisher at Lonely Planet and previously held senior executive roles with Bauer Media Group and The Guardian News and Media.