Will Parkhouse serves as managing partner based in the firm’s Hong Kong and Singapore offices. He is a hands-on, senior executive search advisor focusing on leaders within the digital innovation, advanced technology and consumer growth markets, across Asia Pacific and EMEA.
Will’s clients are industry leaders and disrupters who are building out their c-suite roles and management teams with tech-savvy, growth-oriented leaders (such as CTO, CMO, CDO), with a specialization in data management, IT Infrastructure and digital markets (AI, ML, blockchain, IoT, cloud, agile).
Prior to DHR, Will served as a Principal Consultant with RP International. His career experience includes the establishment of senior sales and leadership teams for numerous ISV’s and the appointment of senior digital executives to MNC’s. Example assignments include the Vice President of Asia to a fast growth digital ISV and Chief Innovation and Digital Officers to leading conglomerates and brands in Asia.
Will started his career in 1999 in software sales for a leading US OEM in the UK and subsequently worked within the space across EMEA. Will took his market experience into executive search in 2003 and has since supported successful assignments across Asia and EMEA predominately on behalf of new entrant software vendors, leading management consultancies and enterprise multi-national corporations across a number of different industries.
Will is the global lead for DHR’s S_hift Alliance with Ogilvy Consulting, a knowledge and content eco-system centered on the digital transformation space. He is a founding member of the Hong Kong Analytics Community and a member of the Big Data committee within the Hong Kong Fintech Association.