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Podcast: Land of Soap & Glory – Perspectives from Unilever

This week we're talking to Claire Hennah, Global VP of E-commerce at Unilever. Claire oversees a global team of 700 E-commerce staff and has been accelerating all e-commerce channels to capitalise on the growth that has occurred as a result of the pandemic. The...
“We chose Princedale to assist Lovehoney with a vital CTO appointment. The guys invested considerable time meeting with us to drill into the detail and help us clearly articulate what we needed in the ideal candidate. It was a seamless search and we’re delighted to have James on board. He’s made significant contributions already and is a huge asset to the business.”

Richard Longhurst

CEO and Founder, Lovehoney
“I would not hesitate to recommend Princedale as a real partner in helping a business clarify what they are looking for and then working proactively to get the right fit.”

Digital Transformation Leader

David Martin,  Coca-Cola
“Princedale got to the heart of the brief and pulled together an impressive shortlist and final candidate. Throughout the process they engaged deeply in understanding my business and the specific role.”

Tom Valentine

Secret Escapes, COO & Co-Founder
“Working with Rupert and Spencer was an absolute pleasure from start to finish. They quickly got their arms around a complex brief and nailed a brilliant candidate at the first interview. Smart guys, no bullsh*t”

Daniel Hegarty 

Habito, CEO & Founder
“Rupert and his team were tenacious in delivering against a challenging brief, really taking time to understand our requirements and filtering out all but the best candidates, while providing a great range of skills and personalities, Thea is doing really well, we are very impressed with her indeed.”

Talent Director

Ben Leaver, Treatwell
“It was a real pleasure to work with Princedale Partners. The quality of the proposed candidates was very impressive and all of the recommended candidates would have been a great fit. The head-hunters were all a delight to work with and I would definitely recommend Princedale Partners to other companies looking for Digital Leadership talent.”

UK Country Manager

Isabel Sheibe, Zalando
“Rupert and his team ran a very professional process and most importantly found me an excellent candidate. They were thoroughly professional right from taking the initial brief.”

Group Head of Digital Experience & Group Head of Online Commercial

Nick White, Thomas Cook
“Rupert thank you. You played such a critical role in creating this opportunity – so a huge thank you for finding me and convincing me to take the interview in the first place! It’s worked out wonderfully well!”

Tom Wehmeier

Partner, Atomico

People Moves Report, Autumn 2020

As we head into the second UK lockdown, we’ve seen of late a significant amount of hiring of digital leadership at the executive level, right across the consumer sectors, as you will see in our Autumn Digital People Moves report below. If we can help you with advice...