Chair and Advisors
Simone Allan, Director/Founder: Bachelor of Arts degree, Majoring in Psychology (U.SYD), MAICD
Mark Clark, Chairman: Bachelor of Commerce, Economics and Marketing (UNSW), Diploma Company Directors Course (MAICD), Strategic Management (HARVARD)Greg Savage - Advisor - Honour in Psychology - Over a career spanning thirty years, Greg is an undisputed leader of the global recruitment industry and is a regular keynote speaker at staffing conferences around the world.
Chris Russell, CEO Advisory: Bachelor of Science, Majoring in Agriculture, Ruminant Nutrition (U.SYD), Chairman Federal Ethics Committee and Compliance Tribunal at Australian Institute of Agricultural Science and Technology
Michael Chilcott, Consultant: Bachelor of Science (U.SYD), Graduate Diploma in Natural Resource Management (U.NEW ENG), Master of Science
Richard Lazar, Consultant: Bachelor of Economics (U.SYD), Fellow Public Relations Institute of Australia
Our Team of Executive Recruiters
Mondo Search has an enviable team of specialist executive recruiters who are passionate about their areas of expertise. Whether that be the consumer goods/FMCG; entertainment, hospitality and tourism; wine, liquor and beverages; media and communication; direct marketing; direct selling; franchising or sustainability and environmental sectors in Australasia, being a Mondo Search consultant means you know your industry intimately.
With consultancies in Sydney and Melbourne, plus national and international affiliates, the Mondo Search team is led by Simone Allan, one of the most respected executive recruiters in her field.
Simone Allan set up Mondo Search in 1998 recognising a need to bring new talent to these ever growing and exciting industries. Simone has an extensive background in executive recruitment and business development and is passionate about assisting people achieve their career goals and dreams.
Steve Bianchini is General Manager of the Mondo Search Group. He has had an extensive background in franchising, having previously developed the FranchiseMart brand as CEO. Steve has strong connections throughout the franchise, retail and direct selling sectors.
Carmela Altadonna is a Principal Consultant with Mondo Search specialising in Consumer Goods/FMCG, Entertainment, Hospitality and Tourism, Wine, Liquor and Beverages. She has had an extensive background in the Entertainment, Hospitality and Tourism Industries.
Principal Consultant (Victoria)
Sue Lauritz is a Principal Consultant with Mondo Search, based in our Melbourne office. She has had an extensive background and experience in the recruitment industry, specifically in sales and marketing, and now works across a variety of industries in Victoria.
National Key Client Services Manager
Amber has now joined the Mondo Consulting team in Victoria and is looking forward to continuing to develop relationships in Sales and Marketing across FMCG/Consumer/Retail and Pharmaceutical/Healthcare industry sectors.
Amelia has now joined the Mondo Search Group team to broaden their presence in the retail space as well as work with Mondo Partners - a division that provides global executive search and board advisory services across Australia and New Zealand.
Deborah Blott is the Business Manager for Mondo Search and has worked closely with Simone Allan for over twelve years. She has had an extensive background and experience in the wine and liquor industry and manages operations, finances, public relations and marketing.