Mina Ames is a member of the firm’s Global Financial Services Sector, leading the practice across Australia / New Zealand. She has completed numerous searches at the Board, CEO and Senior Executive level. She is a trusted advisor to CEOs and Chairs, advising on complex people issues and succession.
Prior to joining the firm, Mina had extensive executive search experience, including senior executive and board searches, management appraisals and leadership consulting in the financial services sector. Prior to that, Mina was Vice President, HSBC Global Key Accounts with MasterCard in Australia. Before that, she was Head of Partnerships, Credit Cards & Consumer Lending at Citibank Australia, where she was instrumental in driving their partnership growth strategy. Earlier, Mina worked in marketing and business development roles with American Express Global Network Services while based in the UK, Singapore and Australia.
Additional Professional Activities
Mina serves on the board Arrow Leadership, a not-for-profit organization focused on Christian leadership development. Previously, she served on the Board of Springboard Enterprises, which helps to accelerate women entrepreneurs’ access to equity markets and investment funding.
Mina holds a B.A. (Joint Honors) in Economics and Geography from University of Portsmouth and an M.B.A. from Macquarie Graduate School of Management.