Representing some of the biggest names in the region, Agora set high standards of excellence for executive search in the Retail sector replicating the same level of quality our clients represent. Our practice leaders are dedicated to identifying, evaluating and recruiting top retail professionals, globally.

Agora approaches the relative youth of emerging markets in retail laterally, tapping into our diverse local knowledge and growing network to create tailored solutions to each executive search challenge. Our industry experts employ their retail savvy to navigate every market from Vietnam to China to India and beyond. We pair years of premium executive search experience in the sector with regional insights and cultural sensitivity.

Our search process is employed by clients who span the full retail spectrum, from individual growing businesses to world-renowned chains. Agora covers over every type of assignment vacancy from property and IT to retail operations and merchandising. And while omnichannel and eCommerce trends are expanding, traditional retail experiences will always remain popular. We endeavour to identify talent who can achieve online and offline synergy bringing value to the future of your brand. This includes the spectrum of Retail Stores, Digital, eCommerce, mCommerce, Clienteling and CRM.

Agora begins each client project with a complete understanding of their individual specifications and timing needs working with brands and distributors. Our search process is then customised to comprehensively research, identify and reach out to only the highest quality candidates.

We support your brand by only engaging a shortlist comprised of talent whose experience, industry intelligence and understanding of consumer behaviours and spending will drive forward your business and market share.


- Country CEO, China (China)
- Managing Director, Malaysia (Malaysia)
- General Manager, Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
- General Manager, Thailand (Thailand)
- Global eCommerce Director (Hong Kong)
- EVP Corporate Strategy (Thailand)
- Group Director Fashion (Vietnam)
- COO Sports Division (Indonesia)
- COO, APAC (Hong Kong)
- CMO (China)
- SVP Fashion (Thailand)
- VP Commercial & Operations - eCommerce (Thailand)
- Merchandising Director, APAC (Hong Kong)
- Retail Outlet Director, North Asia (China)
- Senior Director Retail Operations, Greater China (China)
- Senior Director Marketing, Greater China (China)
- Business Development Director, China (China)
- Merchandising Director, China (China)
- Head of eCommerce, China (China)