About Us

We bring talented people together

About Us

What We Do

The Talent Consultants is a recruitment agency and headhunting firm in Vietnam, focused on identifying and selecting the best talent across South East Asia for our clients. We provide headhunting and recruitment services to a wide variety of multinational businesses, and consequently have established ourselves as a trusted talent acquisition consultancy in Ho Chi Minh.

We are experts in finding top Vietnamese and regional talent. We pride ourselves on working with both active and passive candidates by communicating regularly with our talent pool.

The Talent Consultants are a wholly owned subsidiary of AS White Global which has been operating in Australia and the South East Asian markets for the past decade.

Our Vision and Values

We bring talented people together. As a recruitment agency in Vietnam committed to meeting the goals of our stakeholders, our vision is to match the best talent with great companies, and make the recruitment process enjoyable along the way.

For our clients, we promise you a smooth, professional process.
For our candidates we promise you the care and feedback that you deserve on your career journey.

The things that we value most in the way we do business are what makes our vision a reality. These are:

T Transparency
L Loyalty
C Curiosity
E Expertise

We are transparent about our processes and any challenges our clients or candidates may face in their search. Our insights are based on our first-hand local experience.

Our talent acquisition consultants in Ho Chi Minh build strong, long-term relationships by taking care of our stakeholders at every step of the process.

Our curiosity about people and how to facilitate progress drives our work. As we partner with our clients and candidates, we make sure to understand their needs and deliver on these needs with efficiency.

We are a team of business, recruitment and talent experts who are passionate about people. Our leadership team has over 70 years of combined practical experience in the field.

Meet the Team

Our team is led by executives with extensive knowledge in recruiting across Asia Pacific and South East Asian markets. Our consultants have solid experience recruiting for both Western and local companies, and understand the various intricacies of company cultures, hiring manager preferences, and time pressure to fill roles.

Chief Executive | The Talent Consultants

Joe is the CEO of TTC, and is based in Sydney, Australia. Joe has over 30 years’ experience in strategic planning, operations and management across various sectors. For the past 10 years, Joe has built and lead the strategy for AS White Global in Southeast Asian markets, supporting partners from Australia, the UK and the USA. Joe is MBA qualified from UTS.

Joe Fussell
Chief Executive

Director of Talent | The Talent Consultants

Originally hailing from New Zealand, Sarah is based in Sydney, Australia, and is the Director of Talent for TTC. With over 20 years of experience in HR and recruitment, Sarah has significant experience sourcing, selecting and developing talent across the Asia Pacific & South East Asian regions. Her expertise in talent acquisition spans across agency, internal recruitment and recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) roles. She has also led the HR strategy and People streams for both private and publicly-listed companies. Sarah holds a BCA degree in HRIR and is currently studying a Graduate Diploma in Psychology.

Sarah Lourie
Director of Talent

Matthew is the TTC Regional Manager for South East Asia. A Canadian expat who has resided in Vietnam for the past 18 months, he has over 20 years contingency and retained search experience managing 360-degree recruitment solutions for multinational companies across multiple disciplines in North America and Asia. Matthew holds a Bachelor of Administration Degree, (Mass Communications) from Ottawa, Ontario.

Matthew McKay
Regional Manager – South East Asia

Talent Consultant | The Talent Consultants

Trang has solid recruitment expertise in both internal and agency environments. She has worked across both local South East Asian brands and international organisations. In her previous role, Trang specialised in supporting Australian businesses remotely source and onboard scare talent in Ho Chi Minh. She is adept in recruiting for Corporate Services, with a particular love of tech, finance and creative industries. Trang holds a Bachelor of Business Administration, with a major in HR.

Phan Nguyen Thuy Trang
Talent Consultant

Candidate Care Consultant | The Talent Consultants

Thu is our Candidate Care Consultant, who actively manages our TTC communications, events and database, as well as our referral program. She is passionate about people and supporting the team to always ensure we provide excellent support and advice to our candidates and clients. Thu holds a Bachelor’s degree in business administration.

Tran Dang Minh Thu
Candidate Care Consultant


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Our Talent Referral Program

Be part of our exclusive recruitment agency referral program in Vietnam.

How can I join?

Short-listed candidates, Talent Pool candidates and Placed candidates will be invited to join our referral and networking program. If you are interested in hearing about our current positions or joining our Talent Pool, please contact our Candidate Care Consultant, or submit your details below via the website.

All referred candidates will be contacted for a confidential discussion, and those considered qualified for future roles with our clients will be added to our talent pool.

If the person you referred has been added to our talent pool you will receive a GRAB voucher from us. You don’t even have to wait for them to be placed into a new position!

Please note, we work with the mid-to-senior end of the candidate market only.


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