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Nathan Durkin

Nathan Durkin


Nathan is a progressive leader with a passion for developing high performance teams. With over 15 years of recruitment experience, Nathan truly cares about putting the right people into the right roles. In recent years he has become more focused on blue collar, trades and logistics recruitment.

In 2009, Nathan put his commercial ambitions on hold and pursued a career in community development. He spent 6 years as the CEO of the White Elephant Trust in Christchurch. In that time, he oversaw the provision of events and activities for more than 10,000 young people in the city. When the city was hit by a devastating quake in 2011, Nathan was an influential leader in the student volunteer army, a group of University students who activated more than 12,000 locals in a community delivered clean-up effort. This work led to multiple awards and a reception with Prince William! Nathan later went to Nepal to support their post disaster relief efforts.

Outside of work, Nathan enjoys spending time with his daughter, Jasmine, playing video games and NBA basketball.