Our Team


Abigail Cooper has a Graduate Diplomas in Psychology. She uses this background in understanding client’s needs in many areas, particularly relating to ethics, sample structure and methodology.

Abigail founded Cooper Symons in 1991 with Carmel Symons who retired recently.

Abigail has been a member of The Research Society and AMSRO for many years.

Abigail Cooper, Director
BA, Associate Dip Applied Psychology,


The Recruiting Team:

Three different teams are trained especially for the needs of each of these differentiated types of recruiting. All three teams receive ongoing training throughout the year to ensure quality recruiting at all times. We ensure our clients are represented both professionally and ethically at all times..

Consumer Projects:

Our Field Supervisor, Natalie Barr, manages our consumer recruiters, who have an extensive decentralised network which covers areas across metropolitan and regional areas of Victoria and NSW. We are happy to consult with our colleagues interstate and provide a one stop shop for recruiting Australia wide.

B2B Projects:

Abigail together with our Field B2B Project Supervisor, Yvonne Leiblich co-ordinate our highly trained Business recruiting team recruit in-house from our database, client lists or cold calling, Australia wide.

Client List (customer/member) Projects:

Our final team of in-house recruiters are trained especially to cover all levels of client list work including the most sensitive with full understanding of the privacy laws, and calling time restrictions.