I specialise in recruitment and executive search within management consultancy, outsourcing and professional services, and senior appointments within commerce and industry.

Areas of work include:

Professional services, management consultancy, outsourcing, programme/project management across finance, IT, human capital/performance, supply chain, procurement, FS, strategy, telcos, process/performance improvement, change/organisational design, CRM, energies/utilities.


Practice Leader
The Executive Mapping Company / May 2011-present

Senior Search Consultant (Associate)
Rees Draper Wright / October 2009 - March 2011

Senior Consultant - Executive Search (Associate)
Huntress / April 2008 - present

Associate Director - Management Consultancy Division
Michael Warwick Nicholls / June 2002 - April 2008

The University of Birmingham 2000 - BSoc.Sci Political Science 2:1

Example assignments

Supply Chain/Procurement Senior Manager
Global Strategy House (Nordics) - Retained

IT Strategy Consultants
Big 4 (UK)

Process Transformation Senior Manager
Big 4 (UK)

Chief Procurement Officer
Fortune 500 (Belgium) - Retained

FS Performance Improvement Lead
Big 4 (CEE) - Retained

Strategic Transformation Senior Manager
Niche Strategy Boutique (UK) - Retained

Change Management Consultant
2nd Tier Technology Consultancy (UK)

CRM Managing Consultant
2nd Tier Technology Consultancy (UK)

FS Programme Assurance Senior Manager
Big 4 (UK)

Capital Markets Finance Transformation Practice Leader
Boutique Global Capital Markets Consultancy (UK)

Performance Improvement Consulting Director
Big 4 (CEE)

Strategic Procurement Consultant/Manager
Niche Strategy House (UK)

Financial Marketing Consultant
Global Technology Business (UK) – Retained

IT Strategy Managers
Global Technology Consultancy (UK)

PPP/PFI Consultant
Global Engineering Business Consultancy (UK)

Logistics Director
Big 4 (UK)

Operational Excellence Director
2nd Tier Technology Consultancy (UK)

Financial Management Consultants
Global Technology Consultancy (UK)

BPO Solutions Architects
Niche Intelligence Consultancy (UK)


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