Recruitment | Selection Partners | Executive Recruitment, Melbourne


2017-SELECTION-PARTNERS-150-WEB-3Danny Busija

Danny Busija commenced his professional career as an auditor and accountant. Danny then moved to recruitment and has held Consulting and Management roles within some of the leading executive search firms in Australia, including a Senior Management position with a Multinational Recruitment Firm. His last role was Group General Manager of a specialist recruitment company. The industry recognises Danny as an expert in Supply Chain recruitment, culminating in his appointment to the Board of arguably Australia’s leading Supply Chain Association, the SCLAA. In this role Danny represents the industry on various skill councils and round tables.

Interests: Supporting Australia’s future leaders to reach their career potential, enhancing the professionalism of the recruitment industry and running around after his two young boys

Direct line - (03) 9832 8111

 2017-SELECTION-PARTNERS-156-WEB-4Andy Malek

Andy has 10 years’ experience in recruitment, six of which are  in Melbourne. He has developed a strong network within Melbourne & works with candidates at all levels within engineering up to GM & Project Director level.  His main area of focus is transport infrastructure specifically roads & rail, across both the permanent & contract markets. Andy prides himself on the honest relationships he builds with people. He believes in taking the time to meet people face to face to understand about the person, the role and the need for the position.  This enables him to provide the best advice possible. 

Interests: Soccer, AFL, Cricket, Travelling, Learning Minecraft from my 9 year old son & Cooking.

Direct line - (03) 9832 8101

2017-SELECTION-PARTNERS-169-WEB-3Bridey Plater

Before joining agency recruitment, Bridey worked in retail for over 10 years in various positions including as a Store Manager for a high volume, large format homeware store. Throughout her many years in retail she had the chance to recruit many successful team members and through that developed a passion for sourcing and developing new talent. Bridey is passionate about sales, customer service and providing a quality experience. She believes the best candidates come with a great personality and outstanding work ethic.

 Interests: Bridey comes from a long line of Highland Dancers and was a competitive dancer for over 12 years. She has two beautiful children. 

Direct line - (03) 9832 8134

2017-SELECTION-PARTNERS-181-WEB-3Sandra Parr

Before getting into recruitment two years ago, Sandra begun her professional career within various sales roles throughout the UK and South Africa. After making the move to Australia, where she now calls home, she transitioned her love for people into recruitment where she has helped hundreds of clients and candidates find the perfect match. During this time in Australia Sandra developed a desire for the growing construction industry where she now works with various construction companies of all sizes throughout Australia.

Interests: Going to the gym, keeping fit, good food, good music and good times.

Direct line - (03) 9832 8131

2017-SELECTION-PARTNERS-188-WEB-4Matt Minchin

Prior to joining Selection Partners, Matt held senior management positions both in the UK and Australia. Matt has a passion for building relationships and is a natural rapport-builder. A thirst for knowledge ensures he is always up to date and well informed making him a well-respected consultant within the Melbourne market.

Interests: Singing, playing guitar and travelling.

Direct line - (03) 9832 8142


2017-SELECTION-PARTNERS-175-WEB-3Luke Bamkin

Luke has over 9 years recruitment experience predominantly focusing on the sales and executive job function across industries as diverse as Building & Construction, Engineering and Industrial as well as Professional Services and ICT. A results focused recruiter, he is passionate about achieving results for his clients and candidates and takes pleasure in finding that perfect candidate that his clients otherwise may not be aware of.

Interests: Cycling, Very slowly making his way up the thousand steps, cooking and generally taking advantage of all the sights and sounds that St Kilda and Melbourne offer in general.

Direct line - (03) 9832 8132


After incorporating her business Executive Women Shortlists, an international search firm exempt under Equal opportunity act to source talented female executives into top 200 ASX companies, Amy now leads the Selection Partners Sydney office.  Amy has fourteen years in recruitment and executive search experience and is a recognized leader in diversity and inclusion.  Amy recruits senior and executive roles and focuses on discreet searches and market mapping for ASX companies with particular interests in STEM, Property and Superannuation.  Amy is the Governance Chair and Non Executive Director for WIRE – Women’s Information.

Interests: Helping Australian Businesses achieve gender diverse leadership teams, facilitating opportunities for high profile Australian and expat candidates, dining out in Bondi with her husband and rescue dog Koko.

Direct line - (02) 9190 8444


Lee commenced her professional career as a Public Relations Trainee at Hobsons Bay City Council before taking up a project administrator role with the Department of Primary Industries – Study of Climate Change in back in 2001. Lee then moved to Insuring recruitment companies with then ZIB Insurance Brokers which is now a part of Arthur G Gallagher where she was attracted by recruitment and has since held Consulting and Management roles within the boutique firms in Australia, and the UK including the start up of Reed Recruitment Insurance’s Australian Division with great success. Upon her return from the UK Lee changed markets and focused on the recruitment of Apprentices in construction and hasn’t looked back. Stepping up she has joined Selection Partners to service the Engineering and Construction markets with some of Australia s most progressive firms.  

Interests: Lee highly enjoys writing comedy and hosting pub trivia in the city on a weekly basis. 

Direct line - (03) 9832 8141

2017-SELECTION-PARTNERS-140-WEB-4Jordan Toyne

Jordan is an ex-professional road & track cyclist from Queensland, started his career as a business development manager for a small to medium size communications business before progressing into recruitment. Jordan has been in recruitment for a number of years and holds the position of Principal Consultant based in Melbourne, specializing in sales recruitment in industries such as Healthcare, Medical devices, Digital, Creative Space and Building Materials. Jordan’s proactive, tenacious and light hearted approach makes him a great talent connector for both candidates and clients.  

Interests: Enjoys a game of Golf, going to the gym, wake-boarding and spending time with his mates and making new ones.  

Direct line - (03) 9832 8135