Our People



Robert Kerr

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CFO, Board Director

Rob is a Co-founder and Chief Financial Officer of Dream Internship and an active member of the Board of Directors. Rob’s focus is on developing the company’s financial future through investments and financial modelling.

Rob is also a Financial Analyst at Lend Lease and has previously worked as a Business Analyst for RailCorp and as a Financial Consultant for PWC.

Rob received a Master of Applied Finance from Macquarie University, and a Bachelor of Commerce and Economics from University of New South Wales. Rob also studied Finance and Economics as an exchange student at Universitet Mannheim and has a Certificate in Personal Training.


Rob has a keen interest for travel and aims to start a business in the hospitality industry. He has visited more than 40 countries, lived in 3, and speaks fluent English and German.


Sophia Demetriades Toftdahl

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CEO, Board Director 
Sophia is a Co-founder and CEO of Dream Internship, where she creates and delivers career development and internship programs focussing on mentoring interns to look and be more employable.
Aiming to connect people to each other and opportunities through strategic relationship management, Sophia also works as a communications specialist for SMBs and Entrepreneurial and SMB networks.
Sophia was previously an International Programs Manager for TAFE where she created and delivered internships, study tours, and Australia’s first ever EU/AU exchange program for colleges. She started her career as a teacher and programs manager for Norway’s most multicultural high school creating and delivering cultural adaptation programs.
Sophia received a BC Communications from UWS, and First Grade Honors in Corporate Communication and an MBM from UTS. She studied Philosophy & Science at UiO, and has a Diploma in Fine Arts. She is fluent in 4 languages.

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Internship Coordinator, Australia
Simon is the newly appointed Internship Coordinator at Dream Internship.
He looks after HR and Marketing initiatives including customer service, social media, market research, program development and sales.
Simon previously worked in retail.


He is undertaking a Bachelor of Commerce with a double major in HR and Marketing at Macquarie University.



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Internship Coordinator, Italy
Gioia is responsible for the successful delivery of our Italian internship programs, travel components and orientation.
Gioia come from a  background in human resources and communications with work experience in Italy, Australia and England.
Our Italy Internship Programs Launched in June 2013.

Noelle Capobianco

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Noelle is responsible for writing and publishing Dream Internships newsletters and online articles.
She is writing for the web, print, e-mail marketing campaigns and social media.
Noelle has a Degree in Journalism from Australian Catholic University.



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