Executive Recruitment

The challenge to find leaders who share the values and culture of your organisation, whilst making it stand out, is significant. We help companies build superior leadership teams that drive profitability and create long-term competitive advantage. We work closely with stakeholders to ensure a robust, targeted, confidential Executive search, introducing outstanding candidates to our clients.

Ashdown Executive search is the most comprehensive of our professional services. Our collaborative approach and meticulous research, combined with extensive recruitment experience, innovative technology and industry-specific knowledge, ensures we help you recruit distinguished Board level and C level executives.

Why Ashdown Executive?

We understand that your senior executive team has the power to transform the future of your company, and making the right choice when recruiting is business critical to your success in delivering against organisational strategy. We are not your typical executive search firm, we pride ourselves on our human approach, taking the time to understand your organisation and your needs and openly sharing our knowledge, research and expertise.

Executive recruitment partner

Recruitment Partners

We work closely in partnership with you throughout the recruitment process. By investing time in your business, meeting the existing leadership team and stakeholders, we establish your organisations values, goals, ambition and culture. We work hard to find candidates with the skill set that matches your expectations, and a track record of delivering against strategy.

Executive Network

Executive Network

Delivering executive recruitment services for over 20 years we have built an impressive network of senior managers and executive leaders in every industry, within both commercial and public sector organisations. Partnering with us will ensure the addition to your leadership team will complement and enhance both your business and your existing team.

Executive Search Process

Search Process

Beyond taking the time to understand your business objectives we conduct extensive industry research, delivering a detailed report of valuable insights and recommendations to support the search process and establish the top leadership talent within your sector. Following a thorough selection process we present a shortlist of outstanding people that precisely match your requirements.


Executive Search Team

Executive Search Team

Each member of your executive search team has over 10 years of success delivering against senior appointments. Through open communication at every stage our executive search consultants will share research findings and support you, agreeing the search process, selection process and interview process to find you the very best C level executive talent.

Download the Ashdown Executive Search brochure for a detailed insight into our Executive recruitment process, from the research and discovery phase to onboarding your new recruit.

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"It was an absolute pleasure to work with the Ashdown Group. I would highly recommend Ashdown Executive"

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Executive Search

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    Working closely with your senior leadership team to fully understand your culture and requirements

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    A comprehensive longlist of potentially suitable executives, including a detailed review of candidate availability and competitor remuneration packages.

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    We fully manage the interview process including post-meeting debriefs and feedback, testing and referencing.

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    The search and selection campaign is centred around securing your chosen executive and successfully integrating them into your business.

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