Bill Kett

Regional Managing Partner

Office Location: Melbourne

Phone: +61 3 90123000

Bill Kett is managing partner of the Education & Social Enterprise Practice for Asia Pacific and the Middle East. Based in Melbourne, Bill has advised on the appointment of vice-chancellors, academic and research leaders, chief executives and directors for a wide range of institutions and organizations in the education, health, research and scientific sectors, as well as government.

Before joining Heidrick & Struggles, Bill was a partner with KPMG, most recently as partner-in-charge of the executive search practice for Australia. His early career included senior operational and functional roles in the public sector.


Bill has a master’s of business administration degree from Monash University and a diploma in applied science from the University of Melbourne.