John B. Peebles
Company Info: John Peebles Associates
Web site: www.jpasearch.com
Address: P.O. Box 28541, Remuera, New Zealand
Phone: 64 9 3095330
Advice: Total focus and commitment to results.
Qualities sought in emerging leaders: Passion for the goal, sound functional skills, bottom-line orientation, the ability to effect change through people, proven success.
Sector specialization: Dairy, meat, timber, publishing/media, fast-moving consumer goods, energy
Job function specialization: Nonexecutive directors, C-suite, hard-to-find specialists
Geographical Focus: Australasia, Asia-Pacific
Companies I often recruit for: PricewaterhouseCoopers; American Express; Foodstuffs; CarterHoltHarvey; Fairfax
Favorite historical figure: Alexander the Great
Employment history: John Peebles, Director, 1990 to present; Sheffield Consulting Group, Director, Executive Search Group, 1974-76
Other interests: Opera, fly-fishing, MG car club, farming
Professional/Membership Affiliations: Director, AESC Board, New York; Deputy Chair, AESC Asia-Pacific Council; Academy of Management; Auckland Golf Club, Northern Club, Outboard Boating Club
Experience in executive search consulting: 33 years
High Profile Placement: First CEO search for Fonterra (one of the world?s largest dairy companies)
Other paths I might have pursued: Litigator
The global business trend that will most influence corporate performance in the future: The ability to perform inside client expectations.
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