Kath Shaw

Kath Shaw

Senior Partner and Practice Lead QLD and NSW

Outplacement & Career Management

Kath leads Queensland and NSW's career management and outplacement practice.

With extensive experience in senior professional, corporate and operational capacities, Kath supports mid-to-senior-level executives and business leaders through their career transitions, and has experience with many large-scale change projects across a variety of sectors.

Kath consults with organisations to develop and refine transition, and provides counsel and career advice to executives. Her expertise includes assisting organisations during periods of significant change, providing strategic advice, delivering one-on-one career counsel and providing ongoing support throughout the career transition process, group facilitation and project management.

A founding member of SHK, and was previously employed by one of the world’s largest investment banks, a state government ministry and an international executive recruitment firm.

Kath holds a Master of Business Administration (Executive) from RMIT University and is currently undertaking a Bachelor of Psychological Science at Swinburne University.

Recent programs

  • Senior executive program – national facilities management organisation

  • Senior executive program – luxury retail brand

  • Senior executive program – SaaS organisation

  • Senior executive program – aviation industry

  • Senior executive program – racing industry

  • Senior executive program – superannuation organisation

  • Executive program – performing arts

  • Complete closure – national retail chain

  • Complete closure – supplier to the automotive industry

  • Manager program – national telecommunications organisation

  • Manager program – public hospital

  • Career Crossroads program – international food manufacturing company

  • Multiple Career Crossroads programs – Queensland Government.