Elise joined Optimum Consulting Group in early 2023 after a successful and diverse 25-year career in the financial services industry, culminating in the recent position of Chief Operating Officer for an industry super fund. Elise has a deep understanding of the ever-changing and stringently regulated superannuation sector, and strongly proven expertise in organisational transformation. Elise is also a highly proven people leader and has provided effective leadership across diverse superannuation functional lines. Elise’s key value proposition as a senior recruitment consultant is that she has intrinsic knowledge of the financial services sector, gained through 25 years of confronting the challenges, opportunities and risks faced within the field.

In Elise’s role as Divisional Manager Financial Services of our newly acquired Kyte Financial Services business, Elise specialises in the placement of permanent and contract roles. She is passionate about helping super funds and other financial services organisations achieve their strategic goals by facilitating seamless talent attraction and retention. Elise gains great satisfaction from seeing highly skilled and talented people fulfil their career goals and has a been a trusted confidante to many in the course of her career. If you need staff or a confidential sounding board to assist you in your career search, Elise would be delighted to assist you.


Our Recruitment Services

Optimum Consulting have been providing temporary and contract staff to clients since we first opened our doors in 2003.  During this time, we have placed thousands of contract staff and have placed a healthy percentage of these multiple-times.  In particular, we are specialists in:

  • Executive Search
  • Engineering & Construction
  • Supply Chain, Logistics, & Manufacturing
  • Accounting
  • Financial Service
  • IT & Digital
  • Administration & Office Support
  • Professional Services
  • Capability Assessments

We passionately believe the strategic use of contract staff and interim talent is becoming more of a differentiator, elevating top performing organisations above the pack.  Contracting is also becoming a career choice for many candidates who enjoy the benefits of working on an assignment by assignment basis.


About Optimum Consulting

In a fiercely competitive business environment, there is one constant: Talent is essential to business success. The ability to attract, engage, retain and develop the best talent represents a significant competitive advantage.

Since our first office opened in Brisbane in January 2003, Optimum Consulting has been focused on people and performance in the workplace. Still to this day, at least 90% of our business is repeat business and over 70% of our placed candidates are referred to us.

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