Huntly Gordon

Managing Director & Principal Consultant
M: +61 424 241 628

Huntly Gordon is the founder of Gordon Search. He focuses on placing lawyers into senior roles in-house and in private practice, and has a special interest in the banking and financial services, and energy and resources sectors.

Huntly has conducted General Counsel, Head of Legal and Partner searches for global investment banks, multinational corporations, and law firms in Australia and Singapore. His notable assignments include:

  • General Counsel for an ASX listed mining company;
  • General Counsel for an ASX listed manufacturing company;
  • Partner level searches for various Australian banks;
  • Head of Global Markets (Legal) for an Asian bank;
  • Head of Private Banking (Legal) SEA for a global investment bank;
  • Head of Asset Management (Legal) Asia for a global investment bank;
  • Regional Legal Counsel for a global pharmaceutical company;
  • Senior Legal Counsel Singapore for a global energy and resources company; and
  • Senior Construction Lawyer for a global oil and gas exploration company.

He has had a long career in executive search and legal recruitment and prior to establishing Gordon Search was Head of In-House Recruitment in Singapore from 2006-2008 for Asia's largest specialist legal recruitment company. Previously he has also been Head of In-House Recruitment for a leading Australian legal recruitment company.

Huntly was educated at the University of New South Wales and graduated with Bachelor of Arts (Political Science) and Bachelor of Laws degrees. He qualified as a lawyer at Blake Dawson and is a Legal Practitioner of the Supreme Court of New South Wales.

He is well regarded by clients in both Australia and Asia Pacific for his diligent, thorough and proactive approach to search and recruitment and for his outstanding client service.

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