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.

Featured Jobs

Non-executive Director (Remuneration Committee Chair)

Sellafield Limited

Meetings take place physically, either in West Cumbria or Warrington.

Independent Chair

CSCS (Construction Skills Certification Scheme)

Meetings are held mainly at CSCS’ offices in Central London

Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive Officer

Bournemouth University


Director of Department for Business and Trade Legal Advisers (SCS2)

Government Legal Department


Director of Commissioning for Transformation

Surrey County Council


Director for Adult Social Care & Health

London Borough of Bexley


Meet the team

Clients we work with

HM Passport Office
Transport for the North
Legal Services Board
Epping Forest District Council
Cranfield University
University of Northampton
North East Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
Council of Lutheran Churches
Care City
Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council
National Nuclear Laboratory
London Borough of Hackney
Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust
Sunderland City Council
General Optical Council
General Chiropractic Council
Arthritis Research UK

News & Views

Introducing Michael Greenway, Leadership and Talent Partner in Central Government

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

Marie Gabriel Black History Month GatenbySanderson

Marie Gabriel CBE’s journey to leadership and dedication to social justice

When chair and CEO relationship breaks down

When the Chair and CEO relationship breaks down