Jess Gooch

Communications Strategist


A big believer in the power of media to drive action and shape change, Jess has spent more than a decade delivering communications campaigns for global multi-nationals and challenger brands. Early in her career Jess edited one of the UK’s biggest student newspapers before moving across to PR specialising in corporate and brand communications. While directing one of Australia’s fastest growing agencies – Fuel Communications – Jess led campaigns for some of the world’s most successful tech brands including Nokia, Amazon and Salesforce. She now manages corporate communications at the Sydney Opera House. Like singing and playing the saxophone, Jess is passionate about the TEDxSydney mission and the opportunity meet new people, learn and share ideas.