Case Studies

Australia Post

Job Position: Head of Environmental Sustainability

Background: The organisation had a solid track record around the environmental performance of their facilities around carbon, energy, water and waste. They needed someone to take them to the next level and wanted someone with a track record in establishing and managing organisation-wide and multi-faceted sustainability improvement programs and initiatives. There was a very tight timeline as the role had previously been advertised and they wanted a handover with the incumbent.

Solution: The assignment was conducted as a partial search with the shortlist generated in 1 week. The preferred candidate had led one of the most successful carbon offset programs globally and has transformed the function at our client over the 3 years that he has been in the role.



Job Position: Chief Executive Officer

Background: The organisation had a CEO for a number of years who had built a reputable business with a strong balance sheet and elected to step down to allow the next CEO to take the organisation to the next level

Solution: This assignment was conducted as a full search. The successful candidate had a solid track record in leading successful organisations and strong sustainability credentials.

“Richard’s personable skills and determination to stay focused on getting a result made the experience more effective from my point of view and (I suspect) from Greenfleet’s perspective.”

– Wayne Wescott, CEO, Greenfleet