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We can only be the pre-eminent digital headhunters if we both work hard to truly know the best individuals in their given field, but also nurture strong trusted relations with individuals both as client and candidates. We share our insights on the digital talent space and knowledge of key appointments in our Princedale Partners blog.

What does it mean to be a Chief Customer Officer? Princedale’s November roundtable with guests from New Look, Joules, Moss Bross, River Island, RatedPeople.com and Santander

On Thursday, 24th November, we invited a high-profile group of recently appointed Chief Customer Officers from some of the UK’s best-known retailers, banks and start-ups to discuss their Chief Customer Officer remits, what they find exciting and challenging and to share experiences among peers. The following is a snapshot of the key take-aways from the […]

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Digital Executive, Chris Worle, on his meteoric rise to the Hargreaves Lansdown boardroom

As a search firm which specialises in the digital growth & transformation space, the evolution we’ve seen Hargreaves Lansdown go through over the last decade has been phenomenal to watch. There is no doubt it’s one of the UK’s greatest success stories of a home-grown business, based in Bristol becoming a FTSE100 digital first business […]

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Former HRD International of Urban Outfitters joins Princedale as Partner

Jamie Homer, the former International Business Development and HR Director of URBN Urban Outfitters Inc, has today joined Princedale Partners as a Partner. Having spent the last 7 years at URBN helping to build the Urban Outfitters, Anthropologie and Free People brands around Europe and recruiting and hiring the management function for all brands, Jamie brings […]

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Our Autumn CDO Breakfast

Last week, we were proud to host our autumn digital leader’s roundtable with guests from across the consumer markets sharing with one another their experiences, challenges, achievements and perspectives. Guests from Sky, Coca-Cola, Everything Everywhere, Unilever, Santander, BirdsEye, Guardian Media & Schuh. Arguably the best private dining room to host a breakfast in the London, […]

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Digital People Moves Report, Q3 2016

As we enter the final quarter of 2016, here is our quarterly report on some of the Digital leadership moves that have taken place in the Consumer marketplace in July, August and September. Great to see that post Brexit decision, so many confident appointments have been made in the digital world. To be clear, this […]

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Our annual Princedale Partners Digital Business Leaders Cocktail Party

Dear Reader, I’ve just completed my first real test at Princedale Partners having joined earlier this year and what a journey the past 9 months have been! Last Thursday, 15th September, Rupert, Stuart, Spencer and I hosted our annual Digital Business Leaders Cocktail Party on the stunning rooftop garden of the magical Ham Yard Hotel […]

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Digital People Moves Report, Q2 2016

Dear Reader, We thought you might enjoy a slight change of topic from Brexit and the woes of the EU by taking a glimpse at some of the Digital leadership moves that have taken place in the Consumer marketplace in April, May and June this year. To be clear, this is an overview of appointments […]

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An assessment of Product in FinTech

Over the past two weeks, we have assessed the hiring of Senior Digital Product Leadership in FinTech in the UK. We have mapped 81 businesses in FinTech and consumer Financial Services across Challenger Banking, Alternative Lending, Investment, Payments, and Remittance, to assess the role of digital Product in this evolving industry. Businesses identified include Atom […]

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Automation; coming over here, taking our jobs…

The idea that the machines are taking over is certainly not a new idea, one that is as old as technology itself. In more recent times, the full integration of digital technology into our daily lives has led to the realisation of just how dependent we are upon it, sending even the more sensible among […]

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Digital People Moves Report, Q1 2016

Here is our report of recent digital leadership moves that have taken place across the consumer & technology space, both in the SME start-up world and established businesses. Evidence of lots of demand for digital leadership talent in this very hot marketplace that shows no sign of slowing. These are not necessarily our placements to […]

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