Joanna Riley

Principal Research Consultant


Joanna has a rich and varied career background spanning teaching and academia, training, consultancy and research.  She joined Gatenby Sanderson’s Not-for-Profit practice in 2016 running national and international searches for many major UK charities including Prostate Cancer UK, British Lung Foundation, RNIB, English Heritage and The National Forest.

She moved across to Gatenby’s UK-leading Healthcare practice in 2019 running significant searches at executive and non-executive level across the public sector.

Prior to joining Gatenby she worked in research and headhunting at a top global search firm. She holds an MA in Literature and Film and a qualification in research and training.