Our Team

Chris Klingeil

Chris Klingbeil​
Managing Director

Touchstone Founder and Managing Director, Chris Klingbeil, is one of Australia's leading senior executive search consultants.

Paul Beattie

Paul Beattie
Director - Sydney

Paul joined the office of Touchstone Consulting in October 2010, complementing the skills of the Touchstone team with extensive hands on commercial experience.


Narelle Carr
Senior Consultant

Narelle has a rich career in Executive Human Capital and Sales roles across corporate FMCG & Food Retail in multinationals, private & public Health sector and Government sector.

Joe Klingbeil

Jo Klingbeil
Director - Finance / Administration

Jo manages Touchstone’s finance and administration, leading the back-office functions within the company

Ryan Bathie

Ryan Bathie
Director - Research

Ryan Bathie joined Touchstone in 2015 as key Researcher, focusing on delivering insight and data for Touchstone’s executive search projects across the Asia Pacific region.