Case Studies

Head of IT – Healthcare Provider

Need: Watermark was engaged to perform the search for this role, however due to a pressing business need was also asked to source an interim executive while the search was underway. Task: During the first weeks of the Read more

Interim Senior Consultant – After Sales – Consumer Goods Manufacturer and Sales

Need: Watermark was required to assist in the transformation of an existing processing facility to an enhanced model based on successful implementation of a major capital investing and upgrading of the facility. Task: Read more

Not For Profit Organisation – Human Services – Interim Finance Director

Need: The client originally briefed the Watermark Search team to undertake a full Executive Search for this role in their organisation. The search team had previously placed the Chief Operating Officer successfully. Task: Read more

Education Provider – Interim Chief Operating Officer

Need: The incumbent COO had to step in as Acting CEO so we backfilled the COO position. Task: Take on the operational duties including critical government tender for the major component of funding for the Read more

Community Housing – Interim Chief Financial Officer and General Manager Corporate Services

Need: The incumbent had left the organisation to take up another role at very short notice leaving the role vacant at a critical time for the organisation who were going through a steep growth phase. Task: The duties 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

Japanese Multinational – Managing Director

The client: A Japanese Multinational Food services business listed in the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange with $1.5B in revenues with close to 3000 outlets around Japan and South East Asia. The brief: The client 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 Chief Financial Officer

The client: A medium-sized, well established manufacturing organisation. The brief: The organisation was going through significant organisational and structural transformation and following a strategic review was looking Read more