Travel & Entertainment is a set of industries facing tremendous change

Aviation | Gaming | Sports | Hospitality

Ringuet Partners is an executive search firm that has a wealth of experience working across the travel and entertainment sector. Having had direct experience leading a major sports and entertainment firm across Asia Pacific to years of consulting in aviation, hospitality and gaming, we are now the trusted partner to the sector.

We have delivered c-level executive searches for roles in Aviation, Tourism, Entertainment and Leisure. We know top leadership talent and we understand what drives success across the sector. With deep expertise across CEO and direct report roles we are confident we can deliver candidates beyond the norm both in Australia and across Asia Pacific.

airplane on sky during golden hour

Delivering expert executive search insights that serve to transform leadership in Australia

    Customer behavior is constantly in motion, especially when it comes to travel and entertainment. Whether it be a result of financial anxiety, a global pandemic, or changing consumer preferences, the industry is always evolving. With this volatility comes a need for strong, adaptable leaders who can bring a new perspective to the sector.

    We place highly successful leaders who thrive in unpredictable economies and drive sustainable growth in this constantly evolving landscape. With our depth of knowledge and wide reach we can help leading players in the sector attract and retain the best senior talent available to stand out in the highly competitive market.

In partnering with the team at Ringuet Partners we were able to hire an exceptional CEO in eight weeks who has gone on to transform our organisation.

Board Member, Major Australian Holiday Park and Nature Operator

Providing leadership consulting advice to our clients

    Our search process is founded upon the relentless aim to align top talent in the market (both on and offshore) with the best organisation for them to thrive in as a senior leader. Our success as a top executive search provider stems from recognising that culture fit is a most critical element of this alignment and we dedicate significant energy into understanding the true culture and operating rhythm of our clients in this sector. In conducting the CEO search for this organisation we spent time with board members, the Chair and executives to understand priorities and team dynamics. We then were able to build a targeted approach to the search that identified candidates with the right blend of leadership experience in the hotels and leisure sector coupled with the right marketing and tourism know-how. Understanding beyond the usual metrics in the sector enables us to place the right CEO into the business to drive success.

    Every client needs a personalized approach. Our partners uniquely design a search approach to find the right leaders for you. We focus on your needs and have deep connections in the industry that help us to assess and place top talent across a wide variety of sectors.

We had a mission critical search that needed to be executed with pace to hire a Deputy General Counsel for our organisation headquartered in Sydney. With deep local market knowledge and exceptional networks across both gaming and leisure as well as the legal community the search was a smooth process that delivered exactly what we needed.

Chief Legal Officer, Global Gaming Leader

Delivering professional executive search outcomes in Australia

    We were tasked with conducting the search for the Deputy General Counsel of an ASX 50 organisation in the entertainment sector with revenues in excess of $6bn and over 7,000 staff across the globe. The mandate focused on identifying a top talent senior legal counsel who could operate on a global scale with the ability to drive change within the function. With deep knowledge of the entertainment sector gained from direct team experience working in entertainment we were able to bring in a leader who not only delivered the right technical results but helped to drive transformation in the manner in which legal counsel was delivered and received among the board and executive team. Both the speed of execution and in depth industry acumen enable us to provide sector leading service to a leader in the entertainment domain.

Claude and the team at Ringuet Partners delivered an outstanding c level executive search for us. We needed a Group Chief Technology Officer to drive significant change in our organisation and the appointment delivered set us up perfectly to accomplish that. The hire went on to have an incredible impact on the team and organisation. 

Executive Manager People, Leading Aviation Player

We thrive on deep knowledge of executive search in the technology domain

    With increasing pressure on cost and yield in the aviation sector the need for technology and digital innovation and delivery of robust technology foundations has never been more critical. We were tasked with conducting the global executive search for one of Australia’s most iconic brands to find a leader capable of transforming the team and technology foundations of the business. With our partners having direct CIO and senior technology management consulting experience we were quickly able to identify a world class field of technology leaders to the client. With the aim of providing a leader who could help mitigate the disruption facing the industry with the right technology solutions for the business while developing the team, we were able to place the CTO within a twelve week time period. Operating with velocity given our deep knowledge of the clients business and culture helped to ensure we attracted and placed the right leader for the client in a timeframe that exceeded all expectations from an executive search partner.

Travel & Entertainment FAQ

  • What roles do Ringuet Partners take on in the Travel & Entertainment sector?

    We are a firm who has deep expertise across this portfolio of industries. We have worked on executive search and advisory roles spanning from CEO to CIO/CDO/CTO/CISO roles and direct reports of in the technology domain through to CFO and Deputy CFO roles as well as CCO, COO, Heads of Strategy and Supply Chain. With depth across sports, hotels and hospitality and general travel and entertainment we are well placed to deliver for clients.