Jon Houlihan

Practice Director, Local Government

Jon is a highly experienced and nationally recognised recruitment professional, with over 25 years experience in the recruitment field leading a wide range of senior appointments at Chief Executive, Director and Head of Service level throughout the public sector. His career encompasses both the Public and Private sectors.

Before moving into Executive Search and Selection, Jon worked at Birmingham City Council, where he was a Corporate Services Manager, leading a number of service improvement projects in HR, IT, Marketing and Organisational Development.

Jon has an MBA and is a Corporate Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. He also holds the CIPD Advanced Certificate in Employment Law and is a qualified psychometric assessor, registered with the British Psychological Society. He is currently completing a Master’s level programme to qualify as an Executive Coach and Mentor.

jon.houlihan@gatenbysanderson.com

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