Martin has been involved in building management teams for some of the fastest growing companies in the tech. A Norwegian national, he has also been instrumental in helping companies successfully go international.
Martin started his career in executive search working with companies such as IBM and Accenture. Prior to joining 360 Leaders in 2005, Martin was Country Manager UK for Vyke Communication Plc - an AIM listed VoIP solutions provider to enterprise and consumer markets. Prior to Vyke, Martin was Country Manager UK for Pronto TV - a Digital Signage and VOD/IPTV company. With both companies he was involved in establishing UK presence and selling to new clients and partners across Media, Travel, Hospitality and Retail.
Martin serves as a President of the Norwegian-British Chamber of Commerce (NBCC) and has a master in international Marketing Management from the Norwegian School of Management.
Phone: +44 7715 749 536
Ben has spent his entire career building venture backed technology companies around the world. Having joined the Tech Industry in the late nineties he has always operated at the sharp edge of the market; building companies out to disrupt the status quo or supporting traditional businesses through Digital Transformation.
In 2002 Ben founded SpectrumEHCS, a Mobile focused boutique search firm in London. He built the business until an eventual exit in 2007, before joining 360 Leaders, and later the Board of 360Leaders in 2012. A passionate networker Ben took an important role in building 360Leaders’ global community of Tech Leaders and Media Platform Hot Topics. A self-confessed geek, today Ben supports a broad spectrum of technology companies focused across Mobile, Digital and Media.
Phone: +44 7775 806 713
A truly international executive search consultant, Jerry has spent the past 18 years advising fast-growth companies across EMEA, Asia Pacific, North and Latin America.
His appreciation of the fundamentals that drive successful recruitment campaigns combined with an understanding of the behaviours of exceptional talent, has enabled him to work with the leaders of global corporations and also VC backed, start-up ventures to build world class senior management teams.
Jerry has focused on the TMT sector throughout his career, developing trusted client relationships with leading B2B & B2C solutions providers and vendors of transformational digital technologies in specialist areas such as; Web Content & Collaboration Platforms, Data Management, Mobile Commerce, FinTech, AdTech and SaaS.
Prior to joining 360Leaders and in between barbecuing it’s indigenous wildlife and learning how to surf badly, he founded a search firm in Sydney, Australia. His further education consists of a BA Hons in Politics & Philosophy and away from the office his spare time is spent parenting two unruly young children, fixing a ’76 VW Camper and drinking plenty of wine.
Phone: +44 7796 944 166
Founder & CEO of Hot Topics, the business of innovation digital media platform - Stories and opinions from the innovators changing the world. www.hottopics.ht
After almost 20 years as a tech headhunter, he is now bringing his network together through the Hot Topics platform.
In April 2013, recognised as one of top 40 executives under 40 in tech as nominated and voted by the readers of GTB magazine
He is a Non-Executive Director for 360 Leaders.
Gary has 12 years high quality experience and has partnered with some of the world’s most recognised technology brands across four continents. Gary’s recruitment background is expansive having supported equipment vendors, mobile operators and systems integrators to recruit board level executives, operational leaders, functional specialists, and subject matter experts.
He takes a rigorous approach in the pursuit of outstanding talent and the delivery of truly excellent service. Gary grew up in Belfast and completed a degree in marketing at Stirling University and he is also an enthusiastic serving officer with the Reserve Forces.
Phone: +44 7771 857452
Jonathan has over 8 years experience in technology executive search across the globe and in a number of industries ranging from Enterprise SaaS, Robotics, AI, VR, Marketplace and Consumer Tech. With a focus on international growth, Jonathan has helped some of the leading brands in the technology sector to launch and grow operations across the world, particularly the US and Europe. Jonathan has a strong background in Sales, Marketing & Product; and has spent much of his career based in San Francisco where he has worked since 2015.
He studied Ancient History at the University of Birmingham and is passionate about all things technology and sport. Jonathan is an Advisor to The Refiners, a start-up accelerator for non-US entrepreneurs looking to grow their business in Silicon Valley.
Phone: +44 7990 586 904
Nikki is at the cutting edge of development thinking in organisational and personal effectiveness. She brings an exceptional track record in a range of disciplines from sales, customer services, trade marketing, organisational learning and development, talent management and HR leadership. Having worked in Companies including MARS, Dell, Business Objects and SAP she has built a reputation for instilling a sense of urgency into situations and producing systemic changes in that directly strengthen performance.
Having coached senior leaders for over 12 years, from many backgrounds, cultures and experiences, her coaching style adapts to the needs of each client, but is always rooted in the pragmatic. Her direct yet supportive style challenges the status quo and raises awareness through powerful questioning, enabling individuals to be their best selves.
She has worked with small, medium and large enterprise customers with Leaders driving Global functions, CEO’s and their leadership teams and regional MD’s in companies including Qliktech, Opera Software, Adobe, Microstrategy and VimpelCom.
Nikki is also an adventurer, with a philosophy for living a life without limits, she is a black belt in shinrai Karate, completed a relay channel swim in 2012, and is now training in road biking and running for her first triathlon in June 2013. Her coaching enables people to live the life they want to live, aligned to their personal motivations, their work aspirations, and the legacy they want to leave.
Contact Nikki Watkins
Phone: +44 7801 470003
Carl is an experienced coach and adviser with more than 20 years in communications and business development coaching. His distinctive approach is transformational and ensures that decision makers and key communicators consistently achieve the best possible results in all critical communications.
He delivers his work combining ancient wisdom of the Greek and Roman oratory tradition with modern science and research based analysis, enabling business leaders to improve their persuasive powers and influence people in a way that drives the right decisions and behaviours. His areas of expertise include presentations, media interviews, pitching, fund raising and the ideation and development of messaging and value propositions.
Carl has extensive experience coaching and advising board level decision makers across a wide selection of industries ranging from TMT through banking to high value manufacturing. His lively, challenging and robust style brings confidence and solid practical guidance to clients and is designed to give immediate and long-lasting results.
Recent and current clients include high profile corporations, start-ups, entrepreneurs and professional services organisations. Carl also acts on behalf of Private Equity and VC firms, coaching and advising portfolio management teams in the areas of trade sale presentations and 'beauty parades’. A frequent guest speaker, Carl is regularly asked to speak at conferences, off-site events and business schools. He also writes speeches for business leaders and public figures.
Carl holds a Master’s degree in English & Drama, Royal Holloway (University of London). A married man with two grown up sons, he lives in East Sheen, SW London. He is a trained chef with a diploma in wine tasting and a fluent speaker of both Swedish and French.
Contact Carl Schreiter
Phone: +44 7976 804884
Victoria delivers Executive Coaching and Assessment Services for 360Leaders with a background in investment banking and recruitment. She spent 10 years in Investment Banking before becoming a Search Consultant and spent 15 years in Executive Search with a particular focus on Fixed Income and was the founding partner of Figtree Search. Victoria retrained as a coach with the Academy of Executive Coaching (AOEC) and is trained to use Hogan Psychometrics. Her coaching practice is greatly influenced by Nancy Kline Thinking Partnership work as well as Gestalt Coaching. She speaks Spanish and French and enjoys working with clients from different cultures.
Victoria draws on her previous experience to work with her clients and is motivated by her ability to support senior managers to maximize their leadership skills and manage themselves in a gradually more difficult environment. Victoria supports managers to develop their leadership qualities and define their goals and find clarity Focus and Direction for themselves and their team and to put a spark back in their business. She look at core strengths and innate skills with the help of Hogan Psychometrics identifying derailers at particularly times of stress.
Her coaching style is both direct and collaborative and she works with clients to enable them to gain insight into how they manage themselves, their bosses, colleagues and clients. She is goal focused and performance driven.
Contact Victoria Macpherson
Phone: +44 7917 204677
Mike has been Leading, Coaching, Mentoring and Supporting Business Leaders and Senior managers for over 20 years. Having acquired, grown, led, rationalized and turned around a number of small and large businesses & divisions, as SD, MD and latterly as HR & PD Director (for a FTSE 100 technology services company), Mike has always focused on developing the single most important asset within each organization – THE PEOPLE.
Mike has delivered high impact, long-term coaching support and strategic, growth focused, facilitation and consultancy projects for a range of small, medium and large technology focused clients.
Typically working with the C suite, talented ‘high potential’ or those identified as benefitting from coaching support, Mike’s previous business experience proves invaluable to his clients. He provides a critical ear, supportive but challenging engagement, and a business understanding and a level of acumen that most executive coaches and consultants, simply don’t possess.
As well as being a trained Cognitive Behavior Coach, Hogan Assessor, Growth Coach, visiting coach for InnovationRCA, MBA educated, FA coach and cricket coach, Mike voluntarily provides mentoring support for start-ups.
Contact Mike Greatwood
Phone: +44 7990 575158
Anthony assists Leaders across Europe by providing enlightened and creative coaching support and advice. In addition to coaching services, he provides Leadership education, training and strategy consulting services to independent businesses in the “scale up” phase, to large corporations engaged in significant change and to government.
Phone: +44 207 038 3838
Hannah joined 360Leaders' team in 2014 as HR & Operations Manager and is responsible for coordinating and managing the day to day running of the business to ensure we remain the very best in the Tech industry for Executive Search, Talent Development, Networking and Events.
Before joining 360Leaders, Hannah accumulated 15 years’ experience working for some vibrant and innovative companies where she built and honed her Operations, HR and project management skills. She is thrilled to be partnering with such a dynamic company who are transforming the tech industry by supporting the best pioneering, early stage companies and industry-leading corporations.
Out of work Hannah is kept busy by her dog Monty (aka her running partner), her interest in property and her 19 strong immediate family.
Phone: +44 207 038 3838
Joining the team at 360Leaders in 2016, Jody has a varied background from within the recruiting and outsourcing sectors. Over the course of the last 10 years he has worked across Business Development, Change Management, Business Process Mapping, Project Management and Operations roles in a number of leading organisations in these areas. Jody joins to reinforce 360 Leaders position as a leader in the market and is helping the team to increase its presence and develop further opportunities to enhance the company’s offering.
Outside of work Jody has a young family hence his general lack of sleep, a passion for anything sport related and takes more than a passing interest in photography.
Phone: +44 7790 772 902(UK)
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Kristiina joined 360Leaders in 2016 as a Marketing Executive and is responsible of driving company’s marketing activity to further enhance the 360 Leaders brand. Kristiina has nearly two years of experience in working for technology start-ups, where she developed an interest in technology industry. Prior to joining 360 Leaders, Kristiina worked in London tech unicorn, Powa Technologies, where her primary responsibilities were managing company’s PR, internal communications and organising events and tradeshows. In her spare time, Kristiina can be found pounding the streets of London to train for running races or in the kitchen perfecting her baking skills.
Phone: +44 7530 515 002
Ceylan joined 360Leaders in January 2016 as a Senior Associate, focusing primarily on CXO and VP searches across VC, PE and public technology companies. Previously Ceylan spent four years at Renovata Partners, a transatlantic executive search firm, where she developed a passion for emerging growth companies within TMT; specifically Big Data, Food-Tech and Ed-Technology. In her spare time, when she is not weight training, Ceylan is pursuing a 6 year degree, studying Philosophy and Psychological studies.
Phone: +44 7946 607 468 (UK)
+1 415 992 5511
Daniel began life in recruitment 2 years ago, where he focused on hiring and engaging with middle to director level bid management and work-winning professionals. Through a continual desire to improve and challenge himself, a move to 360Leaders and into the world of Executive Search has ensued. Previous to this, Daniel’s career had been in Media, where he spent 6 years in a variety of technical and research focused roles across both UK&I and EMEA, giving him a solid grasp of how to both engage with senior stake holders and clearly and efficiently communicate at all levels. Outside of work Daniel is a huge sports enthusiast having played a high standard of rugby for a many years, whilst also continuing his academic development in studying for a degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics.
Phone: +44 7800 524471
Rob is a passionate recruitment professional having spent nearly 4 years cutting his teeth with Gordon Yates before joining 360Leaders in the Summer of 2015. He has delivered a range of international assignments for both tech start-ups and corporates in the US, Asia & Europe. He has worked on assignments across a variety of business functions such as CEO, CMO, CFO, CTO, CPO, VP Sales, MD and Engineering searches and particularly enjoys building close relationships with both clients and candidates in his network to find the perfect match. Outside of work, Rob can be found having a love/hate relationship with West Ham United or socialising with friends.
Phone: +44 7967 514678