Our

Founders

Mark Chote

Group MD

Mark is a founding investor in XG and accesses 30 years industry experience to advise and invest in cohort initiatives. His experience includes multiple start ups of Technology focussed recruitment and contracting businesses and their journey through national and international expansion to successful exit.

TONY WALSH

CO FOUNDER OF SANDRI WALSH

An experienced executive search consultant, Tony has a wealth of experience working with boards, CEOs and senior leadership teams to identify leadership talent across many different organisations. With a background in Sales, Marketing and Management in national and international blue chip organisations, Tony has extensive networks across a wide variety of markets, commercial and governmental.
GRAEME SANDRI

FOUNDER OF SANDRI WALSH

With a reputation for successful CEO, C suite and GM appointments, including several specialist and technical roles, Graeme’s Human Resources background includes senior roles for one of NZ’s largest banks. Prior to setting up SandriWalsh and now SWR, Graeme held various senior consultant and then general management roles over a period of 12 years. Graeme brings significant experience recruiting CEOs and senior level roles across the public, private and not-for-profit sectors.
Tim Rosenberg

FOUNDER AT ROSENBERG

With a career background in the property and finance industries, Tim is well known in the Auckland and NZ property markets as a senior executive search professional with a remarkable talent for helping leading organisations to locate talent for top-tier and specialist roles. Tim supports national and international clients in their quest to source talent across a wide range of management and leadership roles in both public and private sectors.
JOANNE MAGGS

DIRECTOR

Joanne drives business and client development for XG Companies, Technology People Group and Novon Consulting.
JON TANNER

FOUNDER & CEO AT MITCHELLAKE

After 17 years advising digital start ups and venture funded tech firms on talent strategy Jon is regarded as a global thought leader.
RICHARD TALBOT

FOUNDER, DIRECTOR

Richard is a Founder of XG companies, Technology People Group and Novon Consulting.
Dominic DuFaur

Group MD

Dom is Founder and Managing Director of XG Companies, Technology People Group and Novon Consulting.

JOHN DIMITROPOULOS

FOUNDER & MD LIBERTY IT

John is the founder and managing director of Liberty IT Consulting Group. John is a highly experienced and inspirational leader with a long background in financial services and information technology.

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