Executive Search

From Start-up firms to PLCs we specialise in Leadership and C-Suite high impact appointments

Hiring Senior Executives is rarely straightforward; they are core to a successful business & key to creating shareholder value.  We know that success requires an in-depth understanding of our clients – their goals, culture, aspirations and challenges – particularly when supporting leadership teams through transition, change and high growth situations.​

We work with many PE & VC investors recruiting Executives in their portfolio businesses, as well as CEOs & Boards looking to hire their leadership teams.  The majority of our appointments require a deep understanding of the balance between corporate skillset combined with an entrepreneurial mindset that is required, alongside the team and culture fit unique to every business and situation. We also provide sector specialist Chairs and NEDs.

Executive Search has changed and we are pioneers within that change.  Our team bring a fresh perspective and energy to the process; using traditional search methodology combined with the latest technology, we are able to provide access to the best talent in the market within days not months. Offering a deeply personalised service with investment in technology to give our clients a fast paced and collaborative process, providing clients with full visibility of the available talent in the marketplace both in the UK and Internationally.

We are known for longstanding client relationships and our ability to provide market maps and shortlists in short timeframes with context and accuracy to ensure the most suitable candidate in the market is found and appointed.

If you are looking for volume hiring we also provide top to bottom project solutions for short term scale up projects to full time RPO on site solutions.  Please see here, or contact Andrew Webster-Garvey for further details.

Sectors covered: 

  • Technology

  • Finance

  • Consumer

  • Life Sciences & Healthcare

  • Media

  • Energy

  • Manufacturing

  • Business Services

Levels covered: 

  • NEDs

  • C-Suite

  • Director Level

  • Head of 

team Key Contacts

Andrew Webster Garvey


020 7324 0533 awg@goodmanmasson.com

Andy leads Goodman Masson Executive and brings over 15 years experience in Executive Search, 10 of which have been with Goodman Masson. Highly customer driven, Andy specialises in both Permanent and Interim appointments within PE/VC backed businesses and is known for speed of delivery. Andy also consults with clients on pre-deal appointments and post deal volume hiring.

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Jana Kurtova

Client Partner

020 7019 8841 jana.kurtova@goodmanmasson.com

Jana is a key member of Goodman Masson’s executive search team and brings nearly 15 years’ executive search experience gained mainly in the Life Sciences and Healthcare sector. Jana specialises in Board and Senior Executive appointments mainly with start-ups and SME’s. Her key focus is on Life Sciences, Healthcare and Technology sector.

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George Nicole


020 7324 0543 george.nicole@goodmanmasson.com

George specialises in C-suite and appointments into portfolio business across lower mid-market Private Equity and Venture Capital spaces. Supported by a large team and strong investment in resource and technology George works with clients to find the best possible talent in the market. In-line with modern-day demand, George completes searches quickly and proficiently without the conventional “upfront” fee structure.

George Nicole on Linkedin

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