Meet The Team

Fiona Cochran

Managing Partner - Operations

+61 7 3010 9220

fionac@areteexecutive.com.au

Fiona is a passionate, recruitment professional with over 14 years in client services and operational management roles. As a founding partner of Arete Executive with business partner Richard Triggs, Arete have found their niche as a true Executive Search firm and Executive Career Coaching business.

In the early days of her career Fiona spent eight years in the Tourism and Hospitality industry working within Australia and offshore. She held senior business development and marketing roles with some of Australia’s best known sporting and entertainment venues and managed marketing consultancy programs for 4 and 5 star hotels throughout Asia and the Middle East. Prior to starting Arete Executive in 2009 Fiona was the State Manager for a leading global marketing communications recruitment agency.

Fiona operationally manages Arete Executive. She is active member of Women on Boards, an alumni member of Queensland Leaders, a Fellow of Australian Institute of Management and a member of Career Directors International. Fiona facilitates workshops on “Hiring without Firing using a Performance-based Hiring Approach”  and “Achieving Career of Choice with Employer of Choice for Senior Executives”. 

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Richard Triggs

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Fiona Cochran

Managing Partner - Operations

Tim Wallis

Lead Research & Sourcing Consultant

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Senior Partner

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Associate Partner
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