The Agora Story

Agora Partners is an executive search, talent mapping & outsourced research firm specialising in the Retail & Consumer sectors. Offering end-to-end executive search, market mapping or alternatively outsourced research to assist in-house talent acquisition teams in resource identification.

Agora Partners has an exemplary record of identifying and attracting high calibre senior executives for organisations, large and small. Our clients range from privately-owned enterprises, to private equity and publicly listed corporate entities.

Established in 2015 by Managing Director Di Gillett and leveraging over two decades of retail executive search experience, Agora understands the dynamics of the market and as such has established a dedicated business model to meet the unique needs of our clients. Agora is responsive, innovative and operates in a highly confidential manner. Our commitment to delivering the best possible outcome for all stakeholders is unrivalled as is our passion for what we do.

Engaging Great Talent

Our search and market mapping expertise includes appointments at Board, C-Suite and Executive levels.

Quality Results

We build longterm partnerships with our clients and pride ourselves on our reputation and delivering quality outcomes. Professionalism and confidentiality underpins everything we do, ensuring the appointments we make are suitable for current and future business needs.


Has worked within and consulted to the retail & consumer sectors spanning a period of over three decades. Extensive sector and executive search expertise with a depth of diverse knowledge & experience in talent identification & acquisition and human behaviour, resulting in countless successful appointments.