We are connectors. We bring people together.
No other recruitment supplier to the Association sector has assembled as large a team of dedicated consultants, including one with the only PhD in the world on the accountability of business associations, conducted more in-depth research into the association market, or successfully recruited for as many representative organisations as Ellwood Atfield.
Our promise is to connect the right people, smoothly and efficiently. Our purpose is to create important and lasting relationships. Here is a selection of feedback from some of our brilliant clients.
“Our mission is to make London the best city in the world in which to do business, we aim to influence national and local government policies and investment decisions to support London’s global competitiveness. Our members greatly benefit from the quality of our team, and Ellwood Atfield supplies London First with first class people.”
Baroness Jo Valentine, CEO, London First
A selection of completed assignments: Executive Director of Communications, the Director – Tech and Creative Programme, Tourism Director, Interim Media Relations Manager, Director of Planning and Development Policy.
“EA has both supported my career and helped me recruit great people into my teams over the last 15 years of working for three different membership organisations. Their commitment and insights to the association sector make them excellent recruiters.”
Amanda Callaghan, Corporate Affairs Director, British Retail Consortium
Hired: Head of External Affairs and Senior External Affairs Adviser.
“Integral to the success of our public affairs work was the appointment of a new Head of EU Regulatory Affairs. Ellwood Atfield expertly represented the Scotch Whisky Association to an influential candidate market and secured for us an excellent hire.”
David Frost, Chief Executive, Scotch Whisky Association
Hired: Head of EU Regulatory Affairs, Global Affairs Department and Global Affairs Executive.
“Ellwood Atfield proved to be the partner of choice because of their ability to exactly understand our organisation specific needs and to identify high calibre candidates. They also helped our selection committee to set up and execute an effective selection process.”
Loïc Armand, President, Cosmetics Europe
Hired: John Chave as Director General.
“Finding the right leader to represent our interests, work alongside the senior management of our industry as well as managing the head office team was critical. Ellwood Atfield’s insights into the market, consultative approach and care with the search ensured the process was well run and led us to make a great hire.”
Joanna Prior, President, Publishers Association
Hired: Stephen Lotinga as Chief Executive.