Guy Farrow

Partner in Charge

Office Location: Sydney

Phone: +61 2 82052000

Guy Farrow is managing partner of Heidrick & Struggles Sydney and heads the Industrial Practice across Australia & New Zealand. He focuses on board, CEO and senior executive searches for clients in the industrial sector, specifically in the areas of transportation, logistics, infrastructure and energy. Based in Australia, he also performs global searches for international companies operating in these areas.

Before joining Heidrick & Struggles, Guy worked in the international aviation sector for more than a decade in roles with American Airlines (at the Dallas headquarters) and Qantas. He founded the airline Regional Express, which was later bought from administrators and re-listed on the Australian stock exchange. Guy has broad international functional management expertise in roles such as operations, sales & marketing, finance & planning, and e-commerce.

Guy also has consulting experience with Bain & Company and Port Jackson Partners, a leading boutique strategy consulting firm in Sydney.


Guy has a master’s in business administration degree from the University of California, Los Angeles (U.C.L.A.) with a major in marketing. He also holds a bachelor of business (honors) degree from the University of Hawaii, majoring in international business.