Chief Executive Officer

Chief Executive Officer Advancing Australia’s Interests Sydney based The Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) contributes to Australia’s economic prosperity through its work as the Australian Read more

Healthdirect Australia – General Manager, Stakeholder Relations

Healthdirect Australia, an organisation at the forefront of the dynamic digital health sector, plays a key part in the Australian health system by helping consumers to manage their own health through accessing free, high Read more

The Australasian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine – Chief Executive Officer

The Australasian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine (ASUM) is the peak multidisciplinary society in one of the most rapidly expanding branches of medicine – diagnostic ultrasound.  ASUM’s activities span education and Read more

Australian Rail Track Corporation – Chair

The client: The Australian Rail Track Corporation Limited (ARTC) is a Federal Government Business Enterprise created after the Commonwealth and State Governments agreed in 1997 to the formation of a ‘one stop shop’ for all Read more

OrotonGroup Limited – Chief Financial Officer

OrotonGroup is an iconic Sydney headquartered, publicly-listed retail company. The group was founded by the Lane family in 1938. Gregory Dohnt, Watermark’s Financial Officer Practice Lead Partner, has appointed two Chief Read more

Interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

The Client: A large, global services organisation The Brief: A seasoned Interim CEO was required to effectively divest a large joint venture operation and manage a whole of enterprise transfer to new owners. The interim Read more

Mossman Gorge Centre – General Manager

The client: The Mossman Gorge Centre, located in the Mossman Gorge section of the World Heritage listed Daintree National Park is managed by Voyages Indigenous Tourism Australia. The Centre welcomes 300,000 visitors Read more

Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park – Chief Executive Officer

The client: Founded more than 25 years ago, Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park is one of Australia’s iconic cultural assets. Located near Cairns in North Queensland, Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park is Australia’s largest Read more

Interim Executives: The ‘Big 5’

Interim Executives are deployed in a vast array of roles and situations, however from our experience in the Australian market, there is a small group that we refer to as the ‘Big 5’. The ‘Big 5’ are the areas of greatest Read more

Watermark Lunch: Women in Senior Executive Positions

Watermark Search International (Watermark) and The Business Council of Australia (BCA). Is Corporate Australia doing enough to ensure that women get a fair go at the executive table? Are the search and recruiting firms Read more

Australia’s approach to appointing Chief Digital Officers is not as advanced as it should be.

The acceptance of technology in our day to day lives is no different from the way that technology has embedded itself into every corner of business. Emails, Skype calls, video conferencing, systems mobility, digital security Read more

Tender Document or Interim Resume? Approach them the same way.

In every case we advise that your traditional format resume be tailored for every prospective assignment.  When we work with our registered Interim Associates we look closely at the key deliverables of the client’s brief and Read more

Watermark Lunch: The NSW Infrastructure Agenda

Speakers: David Stewart, Secretary, Transport for NSW and Jim Betts, Chief Executive Officer, Infrastructure NSW       From left to right: Oleh Butchatsky (Board Member, Watermark Search International), David Stewart Read more

The rise of the C-suite super temp

Companies are increasingly hiring experienced executives as interim managers, or “super temps”, instead of consultants. The latest survey by executive search firm Watermark Search International finds super temps may command Read more