Having founded BarrettClark Executive Search in 2001, Simon is the firm’s Managing Partner. Regarded by industry leaders as one of the sector’s leading search consultants, he remains actively involved in all areas of the business.
Simon’s ability is underpinned by his unparalleled knowledge of the consumer service sectors, his diverse experience, balanced judgement and his ever-personable approach.
He has developed specialist expertise in the leisure, hospitality and healthcare sectors and led searches with functional expertise across the C-Suite, Board and Executive Management.
In addition to fine dining, skiing and racing yachts, Simon is a volunteer business mentor for The Prince’s Trust.
Dewi is the Senior Partner at BarrettClark Executive Search with significant expertise managing executive level mandates for a diverse range of public and private sector clients.
Dewi’s uncompromising attention to detail and devotion to exceeding client expectations has allowed him to develop genuine relationships with a plethora of clients over the past fifteen years.
He has led mandates including the CEO of a national hospitality business, MD of a private equity backed restaurant business, UK Sales Director for a high end international retail brand, Marketing Director for a luxury travel operator to name but a few. Dewi supports clients with C-Suite, Board and executive Management positions both in the UK and Internationally.
Outside of BarrettClark, Dewi enjoys spending time with his young family, clocking up miles on his road bike and is dusting off his squash racket in an attempt to defy the ageing process and return to former glory!
Heather is a Partner at BarrettClark and oversees the day to day operations of the business. Heather manages the delivery and project management of all our assignments, from client mandate to satisfactory conclusion.
Her role also extends across marketing and administration, collaborating efficiently with all members of the BarrettClark team. Prior to joining BarrettClark, Heather worked within the health and fitness industry for Holmes Place Health Clubs, eventually moving into roles within HR and Training.
Martin is a Partner at BarrettClark and a specialist across the full range of hospitality sectors. He has delivered successful searches at Board and Executive level for branded restaurant groups, pub chains, contract caterers and venues as well as other food & beverage led organisations.
The searches Martin has conducted have included most positions around the Board room table, together with more specialist roles in multi-site management, business development and human resources.
Before joining BarrettClark, Martin held a variety of operational roles in the hospitality and events sector at some of the UK’s most prestigious venues. He has a keen interest in the executive search process and has supplemented his experience with formal training and CIPD accreditation.
Will is an Associate Partner at BarrettClark who has over ten years’ experience in some of the UK’s leading leisure and luxury travel operators.
This operational experience has enabled Will to provide invaluable insight and expertise within leisure, sport, hospitality and retail.
Will advises and supports Chairpersons and Boards during the selection process to appoint C-Suite and Executive Talent. The diverse range of searches Will has conducted vary from CEO’s of casual dining businesses to a Chief Sales Officer for an FMCG business. Other examples of successful appointments Will has made include a Chief Operations Officer, a Marketing Director and a Managing Director.
Andrew is a Partner at BarrettClark and leads the Media practice.
He possesses 20 years recruitment experience gained within multi-national organisations, industry leading specialists and niche boutique start-ups.
With a proven track record of success, a reputation for delivery, an unrivalled contact base and renowned industry expertise he has led searches both in the UK and internationally for US studios, global broadcasters, content distributors, gaming companies, pioneering tech start-ups and global sporting organisations.
Outside of work Andrew is a fitness enthusiast, a keen traveller and wine connoisseur!
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Harry is BarrettClark’s Head of Research and is responsible for ensuring that our client briefs are translated into an effective research strategy that identifies and engages with the very best talent.
Harry and the research team are involved in all aspects of an assignment and relish the opportunity to provide detailed reporting to clients at every stage of a search. The research team are sector specialists, they know their market and leverage their extensive networks effectively.
Harry’s expertise is focused on the hospitality, leisure, retail and healthcare sectors of the consumer sectors, where he has gained considerable experience in candidate resourcing, multi-site operations and relationship management.
Harry shares his time between our central London office and an office in Somerset. If you talk to him, you will definitely pick up on his keen interest in food & drink, sport and in particular cricket, which his son excels at.