Michael Almonte's 15-year retail journey has been nothing short of extraordinary. His extensive experience spans premium and luxury brands, leading him on a global adventure through cities like Sydney, Tokyo, and London. Fortunately for Retailworld, Michael has decided to return home, bringing his wealth of international retail expertise to support candidates in finding their dream roles.

Michael's diverse background is not only limited to his extensive retail experience; he is also fluent in three languages, giving him a unique insight into the Asia Pacific and European retail markets. What truly sets Michael apart is his compassionate approach to fostering strong relationships with both clients and candidates, as he deeply understands what makes each brand unique. His compassionate approach and genuine interest in the people he serves make him a true asset to the Retailworld team.

From his upbringing in Tokyo to his decade-long stint in Sydney and time in London, Michael has embraced the bustling, productive life. His diverse interests, from art and design to running, swimming, and meditation, showcase his well-rounded nature. And if you ever find yourself in Sydney, you're sure to spot him exploring the bar scene.


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