About Us

Our Directors

  • John Gowen has over 25 years experience. He founded Wallace Hind Selection as one of three partners in 1992. John manages a team and, like all the managers at Wallace Hind, retains accountability for delivering recruitment services for a group of key accounts.

    John Gowen

    Founding Partner

  • Mike Horsley has 25 years permanent recruitment experience. He founded Wallace Hind Selection as one of three partners in 1992 and became sole MD in 2007. His goal is to continue to grow the company (achieved 10% growth y.o.y. for last 4 years) whilst maintaining its reputation for excellent ethical service.


    Michael Horsley

    M.D./Founding Partner

  • Gerry Bell started recruiting in 1987 and worked for 5 years with two national recruiters as a Consultant and Branch Manager before founding Wallace Hind with his two partners in 1992. Gerry retains accountability for delivering the Wallace Hind recruitment services for a group of key clients.

    Gerry Bell

    Founding Partner

Who are Wallace Hind Selection

“Where experience matters”

We are an executive search, selection and contingency recruitment consultancy that has established a hard earned reputation of successfully recruiting key personnel for major organisations across the UK and Europe.

Since our inception in 1992, we have significantly developed our recruitment services to cover a full range of job disciplines and market sectors, sourcing key talent for a diverse range of clients, from FTSE 100 to Private Equity organisations.

“What we do really makes a difference”

hummingbirdsingleWe consistently exceed the expectations of our clients by adopting an innovative, results-orientated approach. We help them secure the very best candidates, utilising a range of bespoke recruitment solutions and market intelligence to identify, select and secure those talented individuals.

Whatever your need, whether executive, mid to senior management, technical or commercial personnel our in-depth and proven recruitment processes have made us a leader in our field.

In the past year we have successfully handled 226 campaigns, from one-off roles to complete UK teams. Of these, 70% were either from repeat business with existing clients or with companies who were recommended to use us…a clear indication we must be doing something right!

Why Wallace Hind?

  • Proven track record in recruiting both one-off and multi-assignment campaigns.
  • Provision of the highest level of selection service at a cost effective price.
  • Time effective, proven process providing the very best candidates.
  • Market knowledge across a broad range of sectors built up over the past 20 years.

“We are rightly PROUD of the service we supply”.

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