Deep subject matter expertise. A true understanding of your company, position and culture. Working with us guarantees access to our vast global networks.

And that’s just the beginning...

Our ethos is simple; know the experts in our market and provide the best person for every mandate.

Established in 2010, heath & ford is an Australian based, boutique executive search firm that targets senior professionals, executives and highly specialised individuals with expertise in risk management and compliance.

Why work with heath & ford:


We listen,
and we

to dig deeper to get the very best out of clients and candidates alike;


We are
trusted and

professionals with deep sector and regulatory knowledge; and


We don’t
list on job

in the hope to find a candidate.

David Butters

heath & ford was established by David Butters with one clear goal - to be the leading risk and compliance search firm within Australia.

With a background of 20 years Executive Search and 9 years Investment Banking experience, David has worked across London, Sydney and Melbourne and successfully completed mandates across all major global financial centres.