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Oceans Group appoints Michelle Rubinstein as Managing Director

(Tuesday 17 September 2019): Leading recruitment and executive search business Oceans Group has appointed Michelle Rubinstein as Managing Director.

Having joined Oceans Group earlier this year, Michelle has had a substantial impact on growth and profitability, building on the firm’s reputation in the NSW Government, IT&T, banking and financial services sectors to successfully launch services in new markets and establish a flourishing interim appointments business.

CEO Kelly Quirk said: “I am delighted to confirm Michelle’s promotion.  She has demonstrated significant leadership capability and commercial acumen, fostering strong relationships across the Harrier Group and building an exceptional team to deliver on her vision for the business.”

Michelle has more than 20 years senior leadership experience gained with major brands including Allegis Group (Talent2), Rothschild Australia, Citibank and AMP. Commenting on her appointment she said: “In an industry saturated with transactional agencies competing on price and speed, I’m excited to have the opportunity to lead a business focussed on service excellence, with a team of recruiters who are passionate about their craft.”

Joining Michelle at Oceans Group are Scott Aitken, Danielle Coco, Sophie Monaghan, Sarah Wallace, Jade Applegate and Joel McCulloch, each of whom has outstanding capability in their respective verticals.

Michelle said: “Oceans Group’s reputation has enabled me to quickly attract some exceptional new talent to an already impressive team.  I’m thrilled that our business model and strategic direction appeals to such a high calibre of recruitment professionals, and I look forward to introducing them to our customers.”

About Oceans Group

Oceans Group is part of the Harrier Group, an award-winning Australian total talent business. Since 2010, Oceans Group has supported clients across Australia, Asia and Europe with executive search and recruitment solutions, delivered by experienced practice specialists with unmatched industry knowledge and capability.

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