Our Team

Our Team

Our consultant team has over 50 years experience of operational management gained in some of the leading global Executive Search and Interim Management businesses. We also have specific expertise of In-house recruitment teams.

Legal advice and support is provided by leading data privacy lawyers at CMS Law.
IT risk audit is provided by trusted IT providers who have track records in providing IT support and consultancy.

We’ve done all of the groundwork to help your business prepare for GDPR.

Helen Haddon

Founder & CEO

Helen has over 20 years experience of working in senior global operational roles at partner level at Egon Zehnder and Odgers Berndtson. She has been an independent consultant to a number of UK and global Executive Search firms in the past few years.

She has earned a reputation for her pragmatic approach to addressing operational issues in the executive search, interim management and recruitment sectors.

Lucy Kendall

Lucy has worked globally in talent acquisition for over 17 years. She has led and developed Executive Search and Interim Management businesses and In-house teams.
Lucy has operated at senior level driving organisations through structuring organisational infrastructure and governance for growth. She is a passionate customer experience advocate.

Jude Watters

Jude has over 20 years of Executive Search experience spanning across multiple sectors, functions and geographies.

Jude’s core strength is building, training and developing processes for In-house research teams.

During her 4 years at Odgers Berndtson she built a team of 40 researchers.

Jude has an excellent understanding of research best practice and how GDPR will affect the research community.

IT Risk Audit

We work with a range of technology providers who have experience in working in the sector.

An IT Risk Audit provides insight into the specific IT security risks for Executive Search and Interim Management firms. Our selected technology partners are uniquely placed to provide a state of the art IT Risk Audit and advise you on the best route to secure your data and systems.

Legal advisors

We are working in partnership with CMS Law who have excellent global reach.Our legal team has particular expertise in EU and data protection law.

Elle Todd (Head of Digital and Data) is leading the project for CMS.

https://cms.law/en/GBR/People/Elle-TODD

Elle and her team are working with the ComplyGDPR who have in depth knowledge of the Executive Search, recruitment, in-house and Interim Management sectors.

The result is that we have a set of tailored toolkits that have been specifically written to address compliance with the GDPR for each of these sectors.