Executive Headhunters for the Engineering & Construction Industry


Our executive search firm and the CD+A Engineering & Construction Masters will connect you with top talent in the engineering and construction industry.

Partner and work with a trusted engineering search firm with proven experience in the engineering and construction industry.


Engineering, architecture, construction, and mining have played an essential role in the progress of civilization since the dawn of mankind. Whether it’s unlocking the Earth’s natural resources or delivering natural and built assets, there is a continual drive to work in a sustainable, environmentally friendly manner to improve the overall quality of life.

Here at CDA, we keep abreast of developments in these sectors and continually grow our network of highly skilled professionals that contribute to the success of current and future projects.


Talent We are Connected With

At CDA, we keep an active radar on current projects and operations and those still on the drawing board. Against that understanding, we strive to understand the types of people who will be required to successfully complete these projects or drive the operations. Understanding the roles that will be required, we undertake targeted network expansion to supplement and enhance our existing talent pool.

Our talent pool is rich and diverse. We can connect you with professionals whose qualifications, skills, and experience are ready to meet your needs.

  • Leaders with technical competence and management expertise.
    (Managers, Senior Managers, Directors, Country Heads, VPs, Global Heads)
    • Office/Site based
    • Offshore Services Delivery
  • Technical specialists
    (Engineering, Architecture, Environment, Mining, Water Management, Geology, etc.)
    • Mining Engineers
    • Geologists
    • Civil Engineers
    • Electrical Engineers
    • Mechanical Engineers
    • Water Engineers
    • Safety Engineers
    • Project Managers
    • Supervisors
    • Superintendents

Industries We Support

We have grown to be the trusted talent partner of established global and multinational companies and help start-up companies build their teams in the Philippines by successfully bringing in the best talent. Our clients specialize in


  • Vertical projects include commercial and residential buildings, churches, malls, etc.
  • Infrastructure projects such as roads, highways, bridges, etc.
  • Energy projects such as power stations, solar farms, etc.
  • Water projects include water treatment plants, sewage plants, dams, etc.
  • Mining operations such as opencut and underground
  • Mineral exploration such as drilling, exploration geology, GIS, etc.

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Over the past 25 years, Graeme has worked with many local and international companies in Australia, the Philippines, and other South East Asian countries. Providing search and selection services to engineering, construction, manufacturing, and resources clients, he is placing technical specialists and senior managers through to Managing Directors.


The CDA Difference


Quality You Can Trust

Since 2018, we have completed more than 162 placements for the shared services center of a multi-national oil and gas company. Over 194 placements for three of the ‘Big 4’ professional services companies since partnering in 2019. More than 175 placements for multi-national insurance companies since partnering in 2015. Since 2015, we have helped over 1,158 people find a new and exciting career opportunity


Local Expertise, International Standards

CDA is managed by Australian and British executives all of whom have lived in the Philippines for in excess than 15 years.

Top-Caliber Candidates

Candidates go through a series of screenings with our recruitment consultants prior to client endorsement to make sure that they perfectly fit your qualifications.

Our People, Our Assets

Our recruitment consultants are our most important assets and we are committed to providing them the learning and growth they need so they can deliver exemplary service to our clients.

Our proven recruitment expertise can help assist you:

  • Project Directors
  • Construction Managers
  • Country Managers
  • Business Development Managers
  • Concept Architects
  • Senior Engineers
  • Mining Superintendents
  • Safety Managers

Recruitment Services


Curran Daly and Associates offer a range of recruitment solutions to our clients, please click here to find out more.

For senior and executive level appointments we offer a retained search solution, the rationale and the advantages for which are outlined for anyone who has yet to experience this type of premier recruitment solution.

To find out more about our Retained search solution, click here.

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