enhancing your core talent

Free Agent Focus provides complete outsourced Human Resources (HR) solutions that align an organisations’ people with business strategy. We specialise in the needs of small and medium employers, providing the technical and operational HR support that will allow a leadership team to focus on their strengths, while outsourcing support functions. Hence, we believe, we can, 'enhance your core talent'.

Our primary objective of engagement is to assist our clients define and maintain a practical, efficient, cost effective yet sophisticated HR structures to provide a sound foundation for continued growth. Further, we consider that coaching and developing our client’s leadership group with respect to their understanding and use human resources theory and practice is key to a firm's success over the longer term.


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Tony Perkin    |   


Master of Business (Human Resource Management)
Certificate IV in Assessment & Workplace Training
Bachelor of Social Science (Melb)
Australian Human Resources Institute - Chartered Member

Tony is a tertiary qualified Human Resources professional with over 25 years' experience as both a line HR manager and as an external consultant.

Having learned his 'trade' within the Coles Group, Tony joined PricewaterhouseCoopers as a management consultant working within the Global HR Solutions division. He worked with various products including: HR consulting, HR systems, volume recruitment and assessment centres, HR strategy and executive search & selection.

Since 2002 he has worked as a principal with Free Agent Focus, a boutique generalist HR consulting firm. Free Agent Focus provides outsourced generalist and specialist Human Resources services to small to medium organisations. Working with organisational leaders to develop and integrate people strategies, HR models and procedures to align a workforce behind the vision, mission and strategy.

Skill Summary

Strategic and operational HR consulting
Learning and development, Assessment Centres
Workforce planning, Remuneration benchmarking
Recruitment & selection
Consulting on employment and retention strategies
Developing competency and assessment methodologies
Leadership & Team Development
Employee Relations & Performance Management
Outsourced Human Resources Management


PO Box 6294, South Yarra, VIC 3141
Phone: +61 415 527 788

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