Mr. Bird has eleven years' experience in delivering engineering and technical recruitment projects for his clients around the globe.
Prior to Korn Ferry, he worked for specialist search and selection boutiques, initially specialising in technical sales positions within aerospace and the process industry.
He then focused on international positions for high value engineering and industrial projects for manufacturing, process engineering, heavy civil engineering and mining & metals sectors, predominately across EMEA and FSU.
Along with engineering and the manufacturing sectors, Mr. Bird is an expert in mining & metals, having headed up this sector for his past two search firms.
His clients would sit within Manufacturing, Engineering Consultancies/Contractors, EPCM's, Owner Operators and Wealth Funds. Typical roles would be senior technical leadership, project delivery, aspects of financial control and contract management from project managers & directors through to CFO, HRD and COO level positions.
He is an expert in international recruitment for harsh and remote locations.
He has placed professionals throughout the Middle East, Asia, North Africa, Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Russia and within various arctic regions.
Mr. Bird studied Business Information Technology at Bournemouth University.