Frazer Wilson


Office Location: Sydney

Phone: +61 2 82052000

Frazer Wilson is a partner based in Heidrick & Struggles’ Sydney office for the Financial Services Practice across Asia Pacific and the Middle East.  He also leads the Fintech sector for the region.

He has over fifteen years’ experience providing counsel to a range of domestic and global financial institutions leaders in the United Kingdom, Asia, Australia and New Zealand.

Frazer joined Heidrick & Struggles ten years ago and has been instrumental in building the firms capability across the financial institutions market. He has also been a major contributor to building one of the largest and most successful Asia-Pacific financial services client relationships. Much of his work over the past few years has been working with senior leaders across a variety of financial institutions to embrace disruption, operating model change, productivity and digitization.

His expertise spans consumer financial services, insurance, asset management, institutional and investment banking.  Frazer has made senior-level appointments that include chief executives, managing directors and heads of business.  He is also a member of the firms CFO  practice, having appointed a diverse range of chief financial officers globally.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Frazer was responsible for the financial services practice in Sydney for a boutique executive search firm.

He began his career in the executive recruitment industry in London with a UK-publicly listed recruitment organization, where he specialised in the European retail and institutional financial services fields. 

Frazer’s early career was spent in Treasury for the Bank of Scotland and finance and marketing related roles for Shell UK.


Frazer holds a bachelor of commerce degree from the University of Auckland.