we think people grow companies

We grow high calibre teams that can compete globally in a world of rapid change.

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ABOUT US


ABOUT US

At Think & Grow, we act as growth partners to bold businesses.

We build and grow high calibre teams that can compete globally in a world of rapid change. Since the dotcom bubble we have been building a community of successful entrepreneurs, investors, technologists and digital innovators who want to change the world.

We have a track record of building competitive advantage, scale and digital led thinking for our customers through the creation of high performing executive, leadership, technology, product and growth functions.

Our mission is to help businesses grow through great people. We do this by providing Executive Search, Board Services and Specialist Consulting to fast growth technology and corporate customers.

Being a small, dedicated business with deep market knowledge, the way we work is grounded in meaningful, long-standing relationships and we fully invest in understanding our clients and  their businesses. We love partnering with pioneering  business leaders, helping them turn great ideas into reality through the creation of high  performing executive, technology, product and growth functions.



OUR SERVICES

OUR SERVICES

Global Executive Search



Board & Advisory Services



Organisational Design



OUR STORY


OUR STORY

Coffee is great isn’t it? Well, like most bold ideas
Think and Grow started over coffee.

We knew we wanted to do something different and are fortunate that the 30,000
coffees we have drunk with Founders, Technologists, VC’s, Executives and Growth
specialists are not only our source of value as a partner but also our source of inspiration.

As we were sketching out our ideas, we started with culture and values first.
We then created our business model around these values.

The things we stand for:

BE HUMAN

Treat others with dignity and respect, always collaborate.

EMBRACE CHANGE

Help drive change with positive intent, always look for a better way.

WORK WITH PASSION

Inspire others and care deeply about what you do.

WELCOME FEEDBACK

Welcome hard conversations and act on it.

GO EXPLORE

Expand your horizons and never stop learning.

LEAN IN

Persist, don’t give up when things get hard.

NEWS


NEWS

The inspired encourage
The encouraged inspire.

We are energised by change and encouraged by others. Think and Grow shares
what we can.

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JONATHAN JEFFRIES


PEOPLE

Jonathan is passionate about solving business issues through people and partnerships

He has been privileged to work closely with amazing clients from around the world. He loves working closely with business leaders, founders, private equity groups, VC and entrepreneurs.

For the last ten years Jonathan has helped them solve, develop and execute against their business strategy both short and long term. This work has tended to be across technology transformation, digital transformation and how to execute global and local growth.

ANTHONY SOCHAN


PEOPLE

Anthony’s passion is growing early stage technology ventures.

Since 2007 Anthony has been assisting Australian and International businesses with growth and transformation. From startup to corporate Anthony is an expert in building product technology functions.

To date Anthony has completed over 200 projects ranging from the organisational design of Software Engineering functions through to the search for Chief Technologists for some of the worlds most influential businesses.

SIMON ROBINSON


PEOPLE

Having helped build companies like GroupOn from the ground up Simon is an expert in scaling fast growth technology businesses. Over his decade in Executive Search and Specialist recruitment Simon has used his expertise to assist large corporates to undergo digital transformation.

Simon believes in human empowerment through technology and digital disruption.

CHRISSIE POON


PEOPLE

Chrissie’s passion is finding a better way.

She believes that there is always a better way to do something. From a background in helping to run small businesses Chrissie has found her experience has translated nicely into high growth businesses, the same rules apply, the same problems need to be solved and the solutions are sometimes fairly similar.

When Think and Grow has a challenging project Chrissie is often there helping to drive it along.

BRYN ROBINSON


PEOPLE

Bryn believes that a digital future relies on connecting passionate people across the globe.

After studying English at Brunel University, Bryn brings 3 years’ recruitment and executive search experience but a lifelong passion for digital technology and innovation. Based out of London, Bryn has been lucky to have worked with leading companies across a variety of industries.

Bryn enjoys the challenge of helping fast growing companies achieve international growth. Currently working with a portfolio of ambitious Australian and New Zealand companies entering into London he has also begun working with a number of London based businesses who are looking to grow into the Australian and New Zealand markets.

SOPHIA WITHERINGTON


PEOPLE

With a degree in Psychology from the University of Glasgow, Sophia began her career in operations and HR for a large global consumer business. Sophia then moved into Executive Search for a leading London boutique, working with private equity-backed consumer businesses.

Sophia is passionate about growing the technology community and has become heavily involved in the startup ecosystem. As part of her role she runs a number of events including a monthly HR and People Ops knowledge sharing group.

SARAH


PEOPLE

Having spent the last four years in London helping global technology businesses scale Sarah has recently returned to Australia. With exposure to top tier technology businesses such as Amazon, Transferwise and Uber Sarah is using her experience to help Australian startups accelerate their growth.

RECENT CASE STUDIES


COMPANIES

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