News Limited

Position: Head of Innovation
Company Size: 5001-10000 employees
Industry: Media
Location: Australia & New Zealand

News Limited is one of Australia’s largest media conglomerates, employing more than 8,000 staff nationwide and approximately 3,000 journalists.


The first critical hire required for News Limited was Head of Innovation – Search and Social.

Prior to proceeding with this assignment, we conducted a thorough research on the organisational structure and talent requirements for building innovation teams within large companies. This research was conducted across the globe with over a thousand profiles identified and over 100 discussions on Innovation within search, social, mobile and data.

The search for Head of Innovation – Search and Social covered talent globally including the United States, Europe and the Asia Pacific.


  • Appointment of Head of Innovation – Search and Social
  • Time to Fill: 10 weeks

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