Paul Waite

Paul Waite

Paul Waite

Paul’s early career was spent in the technology and defence sector multi-national, before moving into recruitment and becoming a director at the RK Group. As MD he led 9 offices across the UK until December 2010. In 2011, he combined expertise and networks with David Anwyl to…

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David Anwyl

David Anwyl

David Anwyl

One of our founders and a qualified accountant, David spent the first half of his career in industry, with companies such as Diageo and American Greetings. He began his executive search career at Robinson Keane, before founding the Rowan Group in 2011.  David has experience of leading…

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Louise Stephenson

Louise Stephenson

Louise Stephenson

With over 20 years recruitment experience, Louise has recruited sales professionals at senior level, and personally sat at SMT level and managed a number of sales teams. Passionate about her role, Louise is qualified to CIPD level 5, supporting the SME market with organisational design and the…

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Josh Guest

Josh Guest

Josh Guest

Josh runs Rowan’s Life Sciences division, focusing on appointing industry-specific, scientifically or technically niche, senior leadership positions – Chief Medical Officer, Chief Technology Officer and Director of Research and Development, amongst others. After initially wanting to work in the Pharma sector, Josh’s career as a Consultant began…

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Tammy Hopla

Tammy Hopla

Tammy Hopla

Tammy is an ACCA-qualified Finance Director, who is using her considerable commercial experience, finance industry knowledge and extensive network of contacts to pivot into a senior position within Rowan. She will work in the Private Equity team alongside Paul Waite, David Anwyl, Jane Chantry and Claire Powell, as well as the Private…

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Jennifer Crompton

Jennifer Crompton

Jennifer Crompton

Jenn is part of the Life Sciences division, focused on appointing industry-specific, scientifically or technically niche, senior leadership positions for life sciences companies, such as pharmaceuticals and biotech. With over a decade of experience working closely with C-suite executives from her hometown in NYC, USA, Jenn started…

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Jane Chantry

Jane Chantry

Jane Chantry

Jane has over 25 years’ experience in Executive Recruitment, working for Hay-MSL, Robinson Keane and now Rowan. Jane was in fact our first employee back in 2011. Jane works closely with our consultants to identify potential candidates in a professional, targeted and confidential process. She loves the…

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Claire Powell

Claire Powell

Claire Powell

Claire joined Rowan in 2015, and has a total of 18 years’ experience in the business services sector, serving B2B clients in the North West. She now supports the search and selection process of Executive Board appointments within Rowan, primarily CFOs. Claire believes that nothing worth having…

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Fiona Flack

Fiona Flack

Fiona Flack

Fiona joined Rowan in January 2018 from a sales management role with little experience of the recruitment industry. The training and support provided on joining has helped Fiona to develop her skills and progress quickly. She is driven by the variety of work, the people she speaks…

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Hajer Elshabli

Hajer Elshabli

Hajer Elshabli

Hajer studied psychology, which gave her the curiosity to understand how our minds work and the impact we have. She brings this curiosity about people to Rowan’s Life Sciences division, and enjoys getting to know the candidates and clients she works with. Hajer has experience in customer…

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