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This is where you’ll see our middle management recruitment in action. Our professional relationships mean the world to us, and you’ll see that on both sides – directly from clients and candidates.

Mark Chapman

Mark Chapman, previously Chief Operating Officer at Playnation, worked with Daniel to source a Director of Operations who would be able to fulfil the company’s strategic goals as part of a private equity-backed management buyout.

Mary Owen

Mary Owen, formerly Division Director for the Retail Team at Vodafone, took the opportunity for a fresh start as Director of Trade Counters at ScrewFix after being headhunted by Daniel. Here, she shares her experience with SPE Connect.

Ryan Cheyne

Ryan Cheyne, People Director at (previously People Director at Pets at Home) has worked with Daniel for over a decade. Here, he gives us an insight into why he’s continued to choose SPE Connect for senior placements throughout his career.

Bruce Wakeling

After two decades in the same pub chain, Bruce Wakeling wanted to try something new. Luckily, rail hospitality brand SSP were on the lookout for someone with his skills, vision and commitment. Here’s how he found working with executive headhunter Daniel…

Operations Director

Doing the same job, for a vastly different company, can bring a much-needed dose of rejuvenation to a career. In 2017, Daniel helped an Operations Director find his sense of excitement within hospitality once again…

Vicki Jackson

All of her working life, Vicki Jackson has nurtured a love for HR and hospitality. Transforming businesses was second nature to her. And when it came to her personal career transformation, she knew where to turn…

Charlie Carroll

Charlie Carroll has moved to a role she really loves in pub management, which also gives her a much better work-life balance…