Jonathan Harris


Based in Sydney, Jonathan is a Managing Partner in the Sport practice and Head of Australia and New Zealand.

Based in Sydney, Jonathan Harris is the Managing Partner, Australia and New Zealand. Jonathan specialises in commercialisation across the evermore convergent industries of Sport, Media, Entertainment and Content. Jonathan advises on executive and retained search assignments for these dynamic sectors and leads consulting and advisory projects related to broader HR, People, and Structure. Jonathan additionally plays a lead role in Elevate Talent’s Global Elite Performance and Participation practice, harnessing cutting-edge practices that impact this sector across Clubs & Teams and National Governing Bodies.


With more than twenty-five years’ experience in executive search, Jonathan has built a formidable network in the Australasian region. His industry knowledge is second to none, and he leads the ANZ offices with enthusiasm to find global solutions that support industry change.

“I am really proud of the positioning of our ANZ team and how it has become an integral part of the sport & entertainment landscape in ANZ. We have become a trusted advisor to the industry, supporting change across the industry for our clients and candidates alike.”

Jonathan Harris

Managing Partner, Head of Australia and New Zealand, SRI