About us

Your established, experienced and strategic partners.

Established in 2011, by Alastair Chell and  Susie Moore,  East Partnership has become a leading provider of bespoke executive search and recruitment services across Australia, New Zealand and the broader APAC region.

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Our Focus

We remain focused on our core sectors of Investment Banking, Financing & Markets; Private Capital; Corporate Development & Strategy; Funds Management & Distribution. This focus gives us a deep and actionable network of relationships across the market. We are able to better advise both clients and candidates on the key challenges and opportunities they face over the longer term.
Alastair and his team at East Partnership have been a long term partner to Grant Samuel. Their expertise and advice has been critical in assisting us to build the high calibre team we have today.
Guy Fergusson

Co-CEO, Grant Samuel
We recently mandated Nick Hill at East Partnership to assist us with the appointment of a Corporate Development Manager. We were very pleased with the quality of the process and the outcome, and would highly recommend their services.
Olli Mustonen
Head of Corporate Development, QBE
Alastair’s intuition is excellent, communication clear and thorough and his people skills are second to none. Simply said – he’s a vital extension of our team when we need it most – helping us discover and add new talent to our business.
Brad Resnick
COO, RBC Capital Markets
My experience working with the East Partnership has been exceptional. A first class professional service was delivered from my first interaction and continued throughout the entire process.
Michael Lion
General Manager, Origin Energy
We have been impressed by the work of East Partnership. Their team understood EQT’s value proposition and culture and represented us in a highly professional manner. As a result, we have been very pleased with the outcome of our search.
Fabian Gröne
Partner, EQT Partners
For over ten years, Alastair has been my go-to recruitment specialist, exceeding expectations with his market knowledge and connections to top talent, both on and offshore.
Brigid Meagher

Head of HR, Jarden
Nick collaborated with us to identify and recruit a high-quality Principal for our Business Development team, meticulously matching the brief and achieving a great outcome that met our expectations and contributed to our success.
Justine Travers
Head of Business Development, Newcrest Mining
Nick from East Partnerships expertly secured a Head of Corporate Development and Strategy for us in Melbourne. His thorough search provided exceptional candidates, resulting in an excellent hire. I highly recommend Nick and East.
Sarah McCormick
Head of HR, Tilt Renewables

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East Partnership provides specialist executive search and talent advisory services across investment banking, private capital, funds management and corporate strategy.
Our experienced, knowledgeable and well connected team deliver bespoke solutions focused on your long-term success.
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