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CHRIS GILCHRISTSenior Consultant
OCG Search in Wellington is headed by Chris
Gilchrist. Chris has over thirty years experience in executive search and
recruitment, initially in the South Island before establishing the Wellington
office of a significant national search and recruitment firm.
Over that time he has recruited Directors, Chief Executives and Senior Managers across all disciplines to a wide range of sectors encompassing corporate and commercial enterprises, government agencies, SOE’s, and leading sporting organisations, trade associations, and not-for-profit entities.
In addition to facilitating the identification and appointment of high caliber executives to client organisations, Chris is skilled in advising on the development of position descriptions, performance plans and compensation structures that align with an organisation's strategic intent.
Outside of work, Chris is the Chair of a small not-for-profit organisation, MCLaSS, which provides foundation and introductory level English language courses to migrants and refugees in the Wellington region. He also coaches the St Mary’s College 1st XI football team.
Area of Expertise
- Executive Search across disciplines and sectors
- Executive evaluation and benchmarking
- Advising on position description and performance
- agreement development