GatenbySanderson is the UK’s leading people advisory firm across public services, not for profit and education. Working within complex, challenging and highly scrutinised environments we deliver executive search, interim leadership and leadership development and consultancy.

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Chief Commissioner, ICAI

Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office

London based with short periods of international travel required to undertake reviews

Chief Financial Officer

The Growth Company

Flexible with regular presence in Manchester

Non-Executive Director (Audit Committee Chair)

Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital NHS Foundation Trust


Director for Adult Social Care & Health

London Borough of Bexley


Non-Executive Director (Clinical or Public Health)

Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust


Executive Director of Property Services

Midland Heart


Meet the team

Clients we work with

UK Export Finance
North Bristol NHS Trust
London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham
Blood Cancer UK
Gamble Aware
Greater London Authority
Sheffield Hallam University
Defence Medical Services
NHS North East London CSU
Wirral Community NHS Foundation Trust
Cheshire East Council
Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
Nuclear Transport Solutions
Royal Navy
HM Revenue and Customs
Newcastle University

News & Views

Who wouldn’t want to be a DCS?

Michael Greenway Leadership Development Central Government

Introducing Michael Greenway, Leadership and Talent Partner in Central Government

Ethnic Diversity in Higher Education Leadership News and Views - Tessa Harrison

Ethnic diversity in Higher Education leadership: join the #HigherDiversityCoalition

Introducing Vicki Haverson, Leadership & Talent Principal Consultant in Central Government

Why we've adopted the Halo Code

Why we’ve adopted the Halo Code to challenge hair discrimination

Evelyn Asante-Mensah Black History Month for GatenbySanderson

Evelyn Asante-Mensah OBE on never compromising your values

executive search board recruitment for multi academy trusts

The role of executive search in Multi Academy Trust board recruitment

Jade Beckles D&I Advisor at GatenbySanderson - Black History Month #SalutingOurSisters

Jade Beckles, our D&I advisor, on how the public sector can be more inclusive of Black women leaders