Arete Executive is a retained executive search firm. Although based in Brisbane we work on assignments and with candidates throughout Australia and abroad.

Arete Executive was built around the meaning

ARETE, n: “The fulfilment of purpose or function;

the act of living up to one’s full potential.”

As such the Managing Partners and Associates of Arete Executive have built the business to support both companies and their leaders. We aim to provide companies with the best talent and leaders that can truly make a difference. For individuals we are passionate about supporting them to achieve their job of choice with their employer of choice.  We understand that today’s client is tomorrows candidate. We have built our services to support leaders as a client and a candidate.

We offer:


Our Executives

Richard Triggs

Managing Partner

Tim Wallis

Lead Research & Sourcing Consultant

Yasser Bahsoun

Associate Partner