Kristian supports strategic hiring across Asia, particularly Greater China and South East Asia, and has executed searches for public policy and regulatory counsel, government affairs, partners and senior non fee-earners in law firms, general counsel and senior compliance professionals.
Kristian works with businesses across all major industry sectors, including technology, consumer, industrial, financial services, alternative investment, and professional services, to help build, or strengthen their senior teams. Clients include Facebook, Transferwise, Amazon, Singapore Exchange, Marina Bay Sands, Standard Chartered Bank, MasterCard, Zurich, Nissan, Electrolux, and eBay.
He brings with him over a decade international experience spanning 4 countries. Prior to establishing Search Simple, he ran the Executive Search business for Japan’s leading technology search firm Wahl & Case K.K. He founded the Corporate Governance practice for U.K listed search firm Hydrogen PLC in Singapore and was practice lead for Heidrick & Struggles' legal, compliance and government affairs practice in Asia, based in the Hong Kong office.
Kristian received his B.A in Philosophy (Single Honours) from Saint David’s University College, Wales.