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Alastair Schirmer

General Manager, LiveHire

Alastair Schirmer is the General Manager, Product and Sales for, and is a key evangelist in creating social innovation through technology. He is a highly strategic and commercial Senior Sales Executive/General Manager with over 11 years’ experience. Alastair has a proven track record in consistently delivering improved business outcomes through leadership and management of teams across sales, marketing, product, operations, customer service, finance, credit and strategy within the new media/ online, telecommunications, professional services and hospitality sectors.

He has worked in both Australia and the UK, with market leading technology businesses like SEEK and iSelect in senior sales, commercial and operational roles.

He has a passion for social innovation where technology can act as the enabler and is driven by identifying business challenges and developing solutions around addressing those gaps. He is a firm believer that collaboration drives insight, productivity, passion and fun! He is a mad Geelong Cats fan, is married with two beautiful daughters and loves trying new craft beers!