Lester Blades Executive Search and Board Advisory are delighted to announce that Ivan Vujicic has joined the firm as a Partner in our Executive Search division. Ivan joins current Partners in the firm Tony Lester, Geoff Blades, James Fairbairn and Suzanne Ardagh.

Ivan joins Lester Blades with over a decade of international executive search experience across resources, defence and infrastructure sectors. He has a track record of serving ASX\TSX\LSE-listed clients and privately-owned organisations, including EPC/M organisations, contractors, global service companies and private equity businesses. He has completed complex executive search assignments including executive leadership, senior management and high level technical/professional roles. Ivan has worked across a range of functional disciplines including operations, projects, exploration, asset management, engineering, finance, and human resources.

“We are delighted Ivan is joining Lester Blades to further energise our growth”, said Geoff Blades. “In addition to Ivan’s strong expertise across the broader engineering sector, his previous leadership background and working with both large and growing organisations provides him with a distinct perspective which will prove of value to current and future clients.”

Prior to joining Lester Blades, Ivan was the Manager Executive Search at a large Australian firm, where he actively engaged with executives across a number of dynamic sectors, and prior to his career as search professional, he held leadership positions with the Australian Government.

“I am excited to join Lester Blades, which provides a combination of a trusted brand, a highly collaborative team and a passion for excellence”, said Ivan.