SRi / SRiCheyenne


SRi, and North American-facing brand SRiCheyenne, is the premier global boutique executive search and consultancy firm specialising in Sports, Media & Content, Information & Data Services, Sporting Goods & Fashion, and Digital Transformation.

Our team of expert advisers work as a single global team providing search and consulting services through combining deep sector knowledge with world-class and cutting edge talent acquisition and management practice.

Our activities extend beyond traditional executive search and include advising clients on their internal and external hiring strategy, new market entry and multi-vacancy projects. 

We have responded to globalisation within the industry by building a network of key office locations in Australia, Canada, China, Germany, Japan, Singapore, Switzerland, the UK and the USA. We support clients in implementing their international growth strategies through understanding local markets and by building trusted local teams, as well as advising on the complexities of relocating senior executives.

Completed Searches


SRi Opens Office Shanghai

SRi Opens New Office In Shanghai

Executive search firm SRi has expanded its Asia operations with the launch of a Shanghai office and the addition of key staff to its Greater China team. The Greater China team, which is led by partner Ting Zhang, has seen growth of 25 percent over the past year thanks to senior search and advisory work across major sports,

SRi Helping to Transform Sports Down Under

With two recent assignments in Australia, London-based recruitment firm SRi is playing a central role in changing the face of sports in that country. In the first, the recruiters found a new CEO of AFL Women’s (AFLW), the Australian rules football league for women, which may lead to the female league eventually becoming completely professional.

Jamie Waldron joined as partner SRiCheyenne

SRiCheyenne Launches West Coast Media & Entertainment Recruiting Operation

SRiCheyenne has experienced a wave of growth since its creation in January with the merger of the Cheyenne Group and SRi. Among recent changes, the firm announced that Jamie Waldron has joined as a partner and will launch West Coast media and entertainment executive search operations from Los Angeles. Mr. Waldron was previously president of Sucherman Group, a management consulting and executive

SRi names Ashling O’Connor partner

SRi Appoints Leader of Media, Content and Digital Practice in EMEA

Executive search firm SRi has named Ashling O’Connor as a partner and leader of the media, content and digital practice in EMEA. Her focus will be to continue SRi’s work in these areas, while ensuring that the growing links between the disciplines are developed in a global context. She will work with partners in the U.S. and

SRi Names Mike Rigg Global Football Advisor

SRi Names Global Football Advisor

Executive search firm SRi has named former Manchester City technical director Mike Rigg as global football advisor. Mr. Rigg will focus on working with the firm’s growing list of football clients in North America, Europe, the U.K. and Asia. Mr. Rigg has been at the forefront of global football for more than 30 years at both youth


Australian Institute of Sport appoints SRi Executive

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, Australia, November 24, 2017 – The Australian Sports Commission has appointed SRi Executive to lead a landmark project designed to transform the leadership team of its high performance arm, the Australian Institute of Sport. SRi’s Sydney-based Managing Partner ANZ, Jonathan Harris, will manage the process to identify three Deputy Directors to sit across Sport Strategy & Investment,

Former Olympian named the AFL’s Head of Women’s Football

AUSTRALIA, November 16, 2017 –  In a search headed by SRi, three-time Olympian Nicole Livingstone has been appointed the new head of women’s football, and hopes to begin the journey towards the AFLW becoming totally professional. Livingstone will join the AFL on December 4 and has the responsibility of growing and managing the NAB AFL Women’s competition and

SRi merges With The Cheyenne Group, a U.S. Media and Entertainment Executive Search Firm

LONDON, January 27, 2017 — SRi, a leading executive search and consulting firm today announced a merger with The Cheyenne Group creating a unique global, boutique with unrivalled access to an established and robust global network of talent in related industry sectors. The combination of SRi and The Cheyenne Group brings together two leading brands with a rich

SRi Focusses on Japan with New Appointment

JAPAN, October 19, 2016 —SRi has expanded its offering into Japan with the appointment of exciting industry talent Yusuke Isoda as a Consultant, Japan. Joining the SRi Asia team based in Singapore, Isoda will focus on his native Japan as the country prepares to host a number of major global events in the next four years, including

SRi Work with Hockey Australia to Identify New High Performance Director

AUSTRALIA, September 23, 2016 — Hockey Australia has commenced the search for its new High Performance Director. The High Performance Director will be responsible for the leadership and implementation of Hockey Australia’s contribution to Australia’s Winning Edge targets and the development of strategies to ensure the sustained success of the sport and national teams at the elite level.