Gayle Tan

Gayle Tan

Associate Director - Strategy and Corporate Development

License Number: R1114168

At Space Executive, Gayle is focused on placing strategy consultants from top-tier consulting firms across all industries within; in-house strategy, private equity/investment or operational roles and general management.

An MBA Graduate from University of Technology, Sydney, Gayle started her career in Public Relations working for numerous notable brands including CBA, Toronto-Dominion Bank and Ogilvy before making to the switch to executive search in 2012.

Gayle started her search career in Singapore working for a specialist boutique consultancy where she was responsible for placing management consultants in senior positions.

In 2015 she became one of the founding members of Space Executive, responsible for placing management consultants from the likes of McKinsey, Bain and the Boston Consulting Group across all industries. Her primary focus lies in the area of Strategy and Corporate Development, Portfolio Management as well as any other senior positions where a background in management consulting is preferred. 

Most recently she took a sabbatical to move to Shanghai with her family before returning to Singapore in October 2019 to resume her career in search for Space Executive. 

Gayle has lived in numerous cities including, Kuala Lumpur, Sydney, Beijing, Shanghai and Singapore and the list is ever growing. 

Gayle’s focus is on hiring Strategy and Corporate Development roles across both Financial Services, Commerce and Professional Services.  Typically mandates will require candidates that have been educated and trained through the top Management consulting practices, these can include General Management, Heads of, Directors and VP’s of Strategy, Analytics or both Investment and Portfolio roles in Private Equity.