With nine years’ experience in the industry, Brakewell joins from boutique search firm, Hitchenor Wakeford, where he was responsible for generalist senior assignments across EMEA within the FMCG, retail and consumer financial services sectors. Prior to that, he worked within the Caudwell Group of companies delivering executive talent across the Group’s operating companies.
At ResourceBank, Phil will help to develop ResourceBank Executive’s proposition across the UK and internationally. Sarah Hopkins, Director of ResourceBank Executive commented, “In a short space of time, we have established ourselves as a successful, reliable and highly effective executive search practice and already have a proven track record in helping clients to fill senior and board level positions in a wide variety of sectors across the globe.
“Thanks to client demand, we are expanding rapidly and are delighted to welcome Phil to the team. His experience complements our existing search experience and he shares ResourceBank’s values in terms of delivery, commitment and service.”
Commenting on his appointment, Phil Brakewell added, “ResourceBank has offered me the perfect opportunity to join a growing, exciting division and I am looking forward to playing a key role in helping the Executive Search practice to thrive.”
ResourceBank’s Executive Search is a division of ResourceBank, one of the UK’s leading providers of outsourced recruitment solutions. Since launching in 1995, ResourceBank has recruited thousands of high calibre candidates every year for a diverse range of clients including World Duty Free, Kerry Foods, The White Company, Northgate and Pitney Bowes.