Non executive directors for hire


We’ve over 20 years of NED candidates on the site – please contact us to find out about the latest candidates that match your requirements.

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I can offer: – Different perspectives as a management leader, business founder, executive coach and OD consultant. – Knowledge of management (MBA, Henley) and Organisational Psychology (Masters, INSEAD). – 25-year business development and general management in complex, high risk, rapid growth of Asia. – Leading culture change through coaching and facilitation, especially in cross-culture environment. – Supporting leaders in learning and development, focus on relationship and conflict resolution. Quote: Pearl.

I have excellent experience in all aspects of running and managing a medium sized food business as Managing Director. I have now sold this business to private equity and want to move into a non-executive role. I have attended an IOD non-executive director course which has outlined all the issues that non-executive directors need to consider. I have strong business development and financial control skills as well as good emotional intelligence.  I believe this skill can usefully support the executive management team. Quote: SVille.

Over 40 + years’ experience in the agricultural machinery business within sales and service functions together with general management both within the UK market and export markets. Managed SME organisations in developing export sales and providing guidance with “succession” management. Quote: Baskerville.

Dynamic executive, FMCG-trained, with extensive experience in senior management positions in Media, Publishing, Advertising, Retail, and Manufacturing industries. Expert in all marketing disciplines including branding, digital marketing, communications, and business development. Worked on 50 product launches across EMEA, the US and LatAm. Experienced across market sectors including entertainment services, retail, ecommerce, food, toiletries, fashion and accessories. Worked for many blue-chips brands including Rolls Royce, Bentley Motor Cars, Harrods, Mulberry, Virgin, Nestle, VO5, and the Daily Mirror. Having had an exciting executive career, I am now ready to use my experience for non-executive roles and am available for assignments. Quote: MSS.

I am looking to help young SME’s to start out and grow their business. I have 40 years’ experience as an Accountant and offer my knowledge in a Non-Executive Director role. I am based in SE England and can be contacted at or on 07734569739.

Independent trusted advisor with wide City and international experience currently with two NED appointments in the corporate finance and precision engineering fields continues to seek new challenges. Significant experience of acquisitions, disposals and start – ups together with a good understanding of bank funding requirements as well as restructuring, ethical and corporate governance issues. Reference: IMF.

I have a BSc in Accounting and Finance from Warwick University. I Spent one year at a Spanish University in Madrid to study Accounting and Finance in Spanish and to learn Spanish. I Trained at Deloitte in their Tax Management Consulting group between 2014 and 2019. Whilst at Deloitte, I qualified as an ACA (chartered accountant) and CTA (chartered institute of taxation). I am now the Tax Manager of a FTSE 100 Company. Quote: JD.

Experienced Chief Executive Officer & International Lawyer with diverse banking & financial services experience. Proven leadership across Operations, General Strategy & Business Development in multiple business lines & jurisdictions. Advocate of Innovative Technologies and Recognized leader in matters of Ethics & Corporate Governance. Regular speaker and contributor on matters of Corporate Leadership, International Law and Regulation. Quote: MDeane.

I am looking for a Non-Executive Director position which can harness the versatility and insight gained during my 25 year TV, film and media career. A former Managing Director of 20th Century Fox TV Distribution, I have held leadership roles at major broadcasters and US studios; deal making, acquiring and distributing content as well as playing influential roles in channel management and strategic planning. I have worked in both public and private sectors, in free and pay television, in broadcast and on-demand, as well as in promotion, research and advertising.  I have extensive experience of the UK, American and international markets.  Quote: Smyth.

A highly distinguished Chairman and CEO offering a wealth of operational experience within the property industry. Impressive track record of driving significant transformation, increasing revenue and organisational productivity, reducing staff turnover and identifying cost-saving solutions. The voice of the local Staffordshire property market; extensive portfolio of BBC Radio pieces, contributing property expertise for over 20 years. Gregarious, determined and engaging – a strong leader, providing clarity and guidance. Outstanding analytical and interpersonal skills, able to communicate, synergise and inspire across a diverse range of levels. People-focused, placing integrity firmly at the heart of all undertakings. Committed to excellence. Draws on over 40 years of knowledge; brings invaluable, bold insight and intrinsic value to the board room. Currently seeking non-executive appointments within 3 hours – London, West Midlands, and the North West. Quote: CStop.

An independent Director and Business Owner chartered and Human Resources expert looking for a portfolio of Non-Exec roles. Extensive experience of business start-up, rapid growth, downsizing, organisational development, acquisitions and large-scale project management. Comfortable in SME and corporate environments to provide strategic advice and tactical guidance in all areas of company functions. Possesses a very broad range of business skills and experience as a NED of a sports coaching Co. Facilitating and challenging style Myers Briggs type ESTJ. Herts/London based. Would also be interested in any role outside of my specialities as an independent Director, flexible and versatile. Quote: PRK.

I am looking for an non-executive director position, which can harness my versatility and insight, 12 years business experience including delivering high-profile government initiatives, compliance, digitalisation and stakeholder engagement. My commercial and governance experience spans energy, technology, marketing, life sciences and healthcare. Studied at UCL and Cambridge, worked at a plc, privately held companies and in the public sector, my advisory experience spans startups and corporates, currently NED of a London Charity and keen to advise organisations with achieving their objectives.  Quote: MelS.

A KPMG-trained chartered account (FCA), and accredited procurement professional (MCIPS), I have worked for thirty years in many financial/accounting roles and have tremendous broadly-based business experience and acumen with excellent interpersonal, analytical and influencing skills. I currently run my own cost reduction company and have a proven record of adding real value to clients by generating savings of many millions. With KPMG and PwC I specialised in strategic and business planning, improving corporate governance and commercial reorganisations for many high profile organisations (FTSE 100 companies, World Bank/IMF, UN, British/German governments). Also currently consultant CFO of a fintech start-up based in Gibraltar; and was, until recently, NED for a sports body, with specific responsibility for monitoring and managing risk. I bring jargon-free, informed, impartial support and advice, and City contacts. Quote: PHM.

I am a former CEO of a large Middle East based EPC/Construction company operating in the energy market including Power Generation, Electricity Transmission and Distribution and mid-stream Oil, Gas and Petrochemical plants. This brought with it the necessity to interact and operate at the most senior level in Governmental and other National organisations. In addition, with this position and other senior level positions that I have previously held with major international companies, I have gained extensive experience in forming, management (operational and strategic) and development of significant organisations looking at structure, systems and processes to improve effectiveness and efficiency. I would welcome the opportunity to share this knowledge and experience with other organisations. Quote PHall.

Experienced senior financial services professional. I currently hold Non-Executive positions on three financial services company Boards; one as Chairman, and two as Senior Independent Director. Member of three Audit and Risk Committees, (one as Chair), Chair of RemCo. Previously-senior regional and global managerial roles at Citibank, (UK Treasurer), Deutsche Bank, and Standard Chartered Bank in balance sheet and interest rate risk management, foreign exchange, and options businesses. Credit and lending experience in a Senior Banker relationship management role- invited to become a member of an elite global twenty-person team at Standard Chartered Bank responsible for bank’s top 100 clients, leading to Board level interaction through the financial crisis. I am a facilitator and problem-solver, with a highly developed appreciation of the pre-requisites for successful Board dynamics. Quote: Hessle.

Senior digital advertising role wanted – my current role is within ESPN, the worldwide leader in sport. I’m leading all digital advertising operations across EMEA, and have six years’ experience. I’m looking for a new challenge within digital strategy, marketing, analytics, account management or client services. Skilled across XSM, DFP, Freewheel, Moat, Oracle, Omniture and comScore. Quote: DLF.

Global Reach Partners helps businesses and individuals manage their foreign currency exchange risks through a wide range of products. We offer partnership opportunities to NEDs and C-level execs, through a mutually beneficial referral program. We mostly support SMEs, assisting them with managing currency exposure and maximising money savings during international transfers. The core benefit to our NED partners is they continue to earn commission after the introduction has been made, creating a substantial additional passive income stream. To find out more please email quoting Global Reach.

A trusted professional company director with plenty of “grey hairs”, City, MBO/MBI, restructuring and corporate governance experience – also involved in substantial start-ups.  Seeking new challenges both nationally and internationally.  Quote: IFletcher.