Who Are We

We started life as a recruitment firm to enable Executives build ‘Gifted, Game & Generous’ talent & rapidly expanded to an advisory group to businesses in grow mode or challenging the today world to change & transform and deliver real commercial growth.

The Founder

Nikki Harkin founded ExecCo.Search after 30 years in Commerce, Management & HR, Management Development, Recruitment & Executive Search working with Morgan & Banks, Talent2, Cadbury Schweppes & Coles.

Start Up Services

Mobilising Commercial Solutions for Start Ups aspiring to create a high performing people culture to grow and outperform fast & furiously. Growth in new markets, products & services and growth with people.

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Recruitment & Search

Our Vision is to create successful teams by identifying ‘Gifted, Game & Generous’ Talent across the Talent Landscape. We aim to create a competitive advantage by enhancing the quality of the talent & attracting the best people.

CV Services

Build a CV that reflects your story, the successes, capabilities that align to market demand, competencies around how gifted, game and generous you are, passions and interests & life achievements

Virtual Chief People & Culture Leader

A Virtual ‘People Advisor’ in your business to create growth & success with people stuff. We are in & out as you need us for the services that solve problems & help you grow.

Business Growth

We focus on growth & ‘go fast’ plans, identify customer pursuits, run sales sessions & events, connect Founders & CEOs with a C-suite network to generate customer acquisition to lead to fast & furious growth.

Board Advisory

We create a targeted external advisory group, a real incubator for Start Up Founders to collaborate with CEOs & C-Suite Executives who will help Start Ups & offer wise counsel, share insights & networks and guide & mentor.

HR Advisory

As People are the most critical pathway to success we provide advisory services on people, culture, HR hygiene & payroll and plan & solve people strategies to create a growth culture.

BrandME 2.0

Lift the game on personal brand marketing and focus on how take your brand to market. In the words of Steve Jobs ‘the chance to make a memory is the essence of brand marketing’.

Gender Diversity Hiring

Recruit & attract a workforce that is reflective of the community you serve. We help to ensure a targeted process for gender hiring creates a balanced gender workforce.

Talent Mapping

We know markets & think laterally to solve people problems when we map talent to build an accurate picture of the talent landscape to help your business excel on achieving growth strategies.

Decades partnering with Enterprise Clients and Startups

Recent Success Stories

The best way to Learn about ExecCo.Search & Advisory is through the Stories of the work we have achieved together with our Clients

Helping a $1.5B Private Australian Business with Technology People Capability Planning & Recruiting
Helping a Saas Player Scale Up for Growth in Australia & UK
Helping an ASX Energy Corporate Hire a Head of Digital, Head of ICT & CISO