Chris Hughes joined Alex Kaar in 2012 as a Principal, specialising in executive marketing and communications appointments. Chris is an executive search consultant with over 15 years experience partnering with prominent global brands on their talent management requirements, from executive level searches to functional expertise requirements. Recently, Chris has been involved in several high profile appointments including head of brand and communications, head of sponsorship, director of marketing, acquisition marketing manager, national digital marketing manager and GM of digital engagement and CRM.
Chris began his recruitment career in a consulting role with an international recruitment firm, specifically focusing on the placement of advertising professionals within global advertising networks. Several years later, he launched their marketing recruitment arm in Australia and managed a team of consultants, before taking a role with a boutique, Melbourne based FMCG marketing recruitment firm as a senior consultant, managing contracting services. During the course of his recruitment career, Chris has recruited for a variety of global organisations in mid to senior level permanent and contract appointments across; banking and financial services, utilities, professional services, retail, telecommunications, education, government and FMCG sectors.
If you would like to contact Chris please call
03 8614 8208.