Harry Sutton

Chief of Staff

At Equinox

At Equinox Ventures, Harry plays a crucial role as the Chief of Staff, overseeing the organisation's operations and ensuring alignment with strategic objectives. In this multifaceted position, Harry collaborates closely with the CEO and 2IC, contributing to strategic planning and translating the company's vision into actionable plans. His responsibilities include managing communication across departments, handling special projects, and actively participating in onboarding, offboarding, and staff experience management. Harry thrives in the dynamic and intense startup environment, leveraging his experience in early-stage startups to foster a culture of flexibility, efficiency, and innovation.

Before Equinox

Following the completion of his Bachelor of Journalism, Harry entered the industry immediately, securing work as a journalist and freelance writer. Contributing to sports startups like Australian Basketball Digest and Olympia Athletics, Harry proactively embraced additional responsibilities, stepping into the role of Editor in Chief when the opportunity arose. His freelancing ventures spanned various niches, granting him a comprehensive understanding of different industries. Harry’s experience as a sales manager at Fitness First further enriched his skill set, adding depth to his professional expertise. Navigating the chaotic business landscape, Harry adeptly wore multiple hats and took on diverse responsibilities, uniquely positioning himself for his current integral role at Equinox Ventures.

Quick Fire Questions:

What are your top three most used emojis?

🔥  🤙  💯

If you got a year off with full pay, what would you do?

If I got a year off with full pay, I would look at starting up an independent creative studio for indie filmmakers and indie game companies.

Do you have a favourite place where you've travelled so far?

I'd say probably Maui - it has the nicest beach I've been to in my life!

Outside Equinox

An avid basketball player and enthusiast, Harry has played at a high level throughout most of his life. Harry also enjoys reading, with his literary interests spanning diverse genres including, fiction, non-fiction, comic books, and Manga. In his down time, Harry immerses himself in the world of video games, both as a player and a developer, actively working on his own game as a side project. Harry also enjoys catching up with his friends to play board games, including Dungeons & Dragons. Alongside his wife Eliza, Harry owns two cats and two dogs, with talk about adding a fifth pet to the family to further keep them on their toes.