Edward ‘Ed’ Michelsberg

Partner – Finance & Accounting  

Ed leads the Finance & Accounting practice at Emu and supports our clients by enhancing their management and senior management teams with targeted Professional Search. Ed has over 20 years experience within F&A and is highly regarded in the Melbourne market as one of the leading specialist consultants. Ed has cultivated an enviable network of high performing talent and maintains strong relationships with the best in the industry where he is relied upon by leading organisations to provide the right advice on their most mission critical hiring needs.

“Everyone in this business is genuinely focused on taking the client experience to an unprecedented level. That’s what I hope we’ll become known and loved for by all of our clients”.

Ed gained a BA Hons from the University of London and after withdrawing from his CA course fell into recruitment. Ed worked for two leading recruitment companies as a Divisional Manager and decided to launch his first recruitment business with partner Dominic Cara in 2007. 12 years on Ed has made the strategic choice to merge his practice with two great friends and create Emu. After all this time in the industry he still loves what he does as he says it’s the people you get to work with that make it truly enjoyable. Married to Samantha with 2 kids (Harrison and Annabelle) and no pets (yet). Ed lives on the Mornington Peninsula in Mt Eliza and is an active member of the community, kids sport and the Canadian Bay Yacht Club.