Country Chair, UK & Ireland

Daren is based in our London office and is the Country Chair for the UK and Ireland.

Daren is based in our London office and is the Regional Leader for Financial Services in EMEA.

Daren has an extensive track record in senior executive advisory, delivering our capabilities across assessment,  organizational alignment, rewards and incentives, succession planning and executive search to the Private Equity arena. 

With over twenty years in global executive search and leadership advisory, Daren has had the opportunity to work with many major Financial, Industrial and Private Equity companies over a long period of time.  Daren is both a trusted recruiter and advisor to numerous CEOs, Boards, Operating partners and senior business leaders across EMEA and Asia Pacific.

Daren specializes in recruiting business leaders and his track record includes the successful recruitment of CEOs, Board Members, Investment professionals, Operating partners and Advisors, particularly across the Financial Services and Industrial sectors.

Daren joined us from a multinational firm where he held positions at various times as a member of CEO & Board practice, Global Head of the Industrial practice, Chairman of the global client program, as well as holding various senior geographic lead roles across Asia. 

Previously, Daren was Managing Director and CEO of Alexander Mann Financial Services and was a Director with Executive Access in Hong Kong and Japan.  Daren began his career in the financial services with Robert/Jardine Fleming, where he lived and worked in key financial markets of Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, London and New York.

Daren completed his education with Bishops Stortford College, UK, in 1986.