Our People – Richard Fortune and Peter Tulau
Profile: Richard Fortune and Peter Tulau, Directors AltoPartners Australia
Richard is a seasoned executive search consultant and a trusted board advisor. He works with resources and industrial clients around the world to build cohesive and capable teams.
Richard previously founded executive search firm Relead Group, and prior to that he was a senior consultant with a global executive search firm with a focus on resources. He commenced his career as a mining engineer in South America and Australia with BHP Minerals and Anglocoal, and was subsequently a regional business executive with Runge Ltd.
Richard holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Mining) from the University of New South Wales and serves on the Sydney branch committee of The Minerals Institute (AusIMM).
Peter enjoyed a diversified career in operations and production management in industrial and process engineering environments before joining one of Australia’s largest recruitment and human services company, Chandler Macleod Group in 1993.
Over a 20 plus year career with Chandler Macleod and its subsidiary Luminary Search, Peter worked across executive search and organisational consulting, and as Project Manager he led major organisational transformations in the industrial and manufacturing sectors.
Search services includes Managing Director, Chief Executive, functional head and business unit leadership recruitment in the industrial, energy, engineering, supply chain, resources, utilities, manufacturing and business services sectors.
His clients have included foreign multinationals, ASX listed organisations and high quality small, medium enterprises.
Peter has tertiary qualifications in psychology and labour/management relations and has been a presenter on Best Practice Recruitment, Retention and Reward for the Executive Connection and the CEO Institute.