We build leadership capacity to navigate complex challenges and transform public services. Whether that’s identifying the next CEO, devising top team or board development programmes or driving through organisational change initiatives, we partner with organisations to provide future ready leadership, improved board performance and enable change acceleration.

Executive Search

We identify, recruit and develop future-ready talent. Our teams hold unrivalled knowledge of their markets and have nurtured deep networks and unique people intelligence.

Interim Leadership

We know you need senior specialists who can hit the ground running. We are experienced in delivering people who have the gravitas and skills to help you deliver your agenda.

Leadership & Talent

We are leadership development experts; accelerating contributions new talent brings and helping individuals fulfil their leadership potential.

Meet the team

Liaquat Lal - Partner

Liaquat Lal


Housing Local Government

Michelle Sander - Research Lead

Michelle Sander

Research Lead

Not for Profit

Seb Lowe - Partner

Seb Lowe


Housing Local Government

Nancy Scott - Partner

Nancy Scott


Local Government

Tessa Kinsella - Senior Project Coordinator

Tessa Kinsella

Senior Project Coordinator


Eleanor Pugh - Partner

Eleanor Pugh



Fatima Al Hasanee - Researcher

Fatima Al Hasanee


Digital, Data & Technology

Juliet Jukes - Senior Consultant

Juliet Jukes

Senior Consultant


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