Sarah Akil


Talent Engagement Specialist

Marketing Supply chain

Business to businessConsumerEducationNot-for-ProfitRetail and Services

Sarah joined the Six Degrees team in 2019 as a Talent engagement Specialist in Brisbane.

Sarah commenced her career in recruitment after a lengthy tenure of almost 12 years in the Royal Australian Navy serving as a Communications and Information Systems Supervisor and Equity and Diversity Advisor (9 Years). She then spent over one year working in a well-reputed executive search firm in Sydney, focusing primarily on the FMCG and Healthcare sectors.

Sarah successfully managed Supply Chain, Sales and Marketing portfolios for a diverse range of roles and seniority levels Eg: Sales – Territory Managers, Key Account Managers, National Account Managers, National Sales Managers, and GM Sales & Marketing. Her Marketing Portfolio was equally as diverse ranging from Assistant Brand Manager to Senior Marketing Manager positions. Sarah’s Supply Chain portfolio consisted of roles such as Supply Chain specialists, Supply and Demand Planners and Head of Supply Chain.

“Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them” – Albert Einstein