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Exceptional searches, exceptional finds

We build transformational teams to create impact in today’s most ambitious businesses

Using intelligence
with intuition

We work by balancing instinct with evidence and insight from experience.

We listen hard, we have a flair for people, and we match this with rigor and determination to find great leaders who thrive in cutting edge businesses.

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Intensely individual

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No entrepreneur, management team or leader has ever done exactly what you’re doing. So we won’t treat you as though you have.

Whatever your need, you’ll have our full and bespoke attention.

Our insight

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We have been at the centre of end-to-end digital transformation since we started.

We’ve helped traditional businesses revolutionise their operations and newcomers establish market-leading positions.

Rich network

Rich network
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We’ve built a best in class network across three continents and as a result understand all leadership functions.

Your partner

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We’re a strategic partner for Venture Capital firms, Private Equity groups, and the boards of technologically progressive listed companies.

Dedicated team

Dedicated team
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Our team consists of world class Researchers, delivery Consultants and we ensure focused Partner support on every engagement.

Trusted counsel

Trusted counsel
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Transparent, honest and ethical, we are trusted to deliver business critical leaders across the entire C-Suite spectrum.

Our clients

Using passion with persistence

The world’s most disruptive and ambitious companies trust us with their most important and challenging leadership decisions.

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They have a thorough and intimate understanding of the technology universe.

Danny Rimer

General Partner, Index Ventures

In a world of many who promise, they deliver.

Michael Comish

Chief Digital Officer, Tesco & Founder-CEO, Blinkbox

They understand strategy and our needs, do not over-promise and work hard to find the best. They never fail.

Riccardo Zacconi

CEO, King

The process was very smooth and the search was closed in 44 days.

Carl Smith

VP of Product & Customer Experience, Jet.com

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Our clients have constant access to all their searches

Transparency
We hide nothing. All our clients have password protected full access to their searches at any time.
Simple
Our client portal has an "at a glance" traffic light system to show where every calibrated candidate is in the process.

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