About Us

Sheffield Haworth is a global consultancy founded in 1993. We have a history of placing executives in high impact roles year after year, giving clients a competitive advantage in a fast-changing world.

Our vision is to be the leading global consultancy in people and transformational change. We specialize in executive search and interim placements, leadership advisory, change management, and information and data services. Clients benefit from deep industry insights, our wide-ranging networks and high standards of delivery from our global team. We work with private and public companies across financial services, professional and business services, high-growth technologies, and multinational corporates.

Sheffield Haworth has undergone significant growth and expansion since inception, now employing over 240 professionals in 13 global offices throughout the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific regions. We are proud to be an equal opportunities and disability confident committed employer.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce contributes to improved efficiency, stronger governance and greater innovation within businesses. We are committed to helping our clients achieve diverse, equitable and inclusive organizations by continuing to attract the best talent. We deliver a range of solutions to support the hire of diverse candidates including leadership coaching, assessment and experienced Consultants to support change and transformation programs.

Sheffield Haworth, in interviewing and presenting candidates will proactively seek to provide our clients with a diverse candidate selection at both long list and shortlist stages. We will promote our clients as equal opportunity employers where hires are made, and career progression is available irrespective of race, religion or belief, gender, national or ethnic origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. In return, we ask clients to ensure all diverse candidates remain on the long list and that all diverse candidates presented at short list are interviewed.

To find out more please contact us. americas@sheffieldhaworth.com



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Sheffield Haworth was established on the principle that we always place our client’s interests first.

We constantly strive to improve our client service proposition and position ourselves as a trusted advisor by listening to our clients, providing prudent advice and executing on their needs and requirements.

In an ever-changing and complex market, we are committed to delivering the right talent, insights and cultural fit every time.

Solutions And Expertise

  • Advisory Services
  • Assessment
  • Board Services
  • Consulting Services
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Executive Search
  • Interim
  • Leadership Consulting
  • Onboarding
  • Succession Planning
  • Temporary Staffing
  • Alt. Investments
  • Asset Management
  • Digital
  • Energy
  • Enterprise Software
  • Financial Services
  • FinTech
  • Global Banking
  • Global Markets
  • Insurance
  • Natural Resources
  • Professional Services
  • Real Estate
  • Technology
  • Wealth Management
  • Board/Governance
  • Business Development
  • CEO/President
  • Communications/PR
  • Data/Analytics
  • Development
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Finance/Accounting
  • General Management
  • GM/Operations
  • Human Resources
  • Information/Digital
  • Invest. Mgmt./Banking
  • Legal/Compliance
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Risk Management

News Briefings

Sheffield Haworth Appoints Head of Markets for the Americas

Global leadership advisory and executive search firm Sheffield Haworth has named Michael Nelson as a managing director and head of markets for the Americas. He will be based in the firm’s New York office. “Michael’s expertise and understanding of the markets will allow him to drive forward a thriving business for us in the U.S.,” said Julian

Looking Into the Great Leadership Rethink for 2023

Talented people want different things from the firms they work for today, and the old models of leadership are looking increasingly unstable. To thrive, leaders must rethink their approach and put equity, collaboration, and listening at the core of everything they do, according to a recent report from Sheffield Haworth. “The pandemic accelerated trends that threw

Sheffield Haworth Partners with the Crypto Valley Association

Global leadership advisory and executive search firm Sheffield Haworth has joined the Crypto Valley Association, an independent, non-governmental association established to take full advantage of Switzerland’s strengths to build the world’s leading blockchain and cryptographic technologies ecosystem. The partnership is designed to help Sheffield Haworth’s long-term commitment to supporting the crypto industry from a talent perspective and

Sheffield Haworth Adds Former UBS Head of Business Development & Special Projects

Global leadership advisory and executive search firm Sheffield Haworth has expanded with the addition of former UBS executive Philippe Reynier as a managing director within the technology arm of the global functions practice. “We are thrilled Philippe has decided to join the team at Sheffield Haworth,” said Mark Dixon, managing director – global functions. “His background

Press Releases

Sheffield Haworth Announces 21 Promotions Globally After Record Breaking 2018.

LONDON, U.K., January 29, 2019 – Sheffield Haworth, a leadership advisory and executive search firm, has announced numerous promotions across their global offices to recognize individuals’ exceptional performance and contribution to the business after a record breaking 2018. Among the 21 promotions include six new Managing Directors based in the New York, London and Hong

Sheffield Haworth Announces Acquisition of Gillamor Stephens

LONDON, U.K., 28 March 2018 – Sheffield Haworth has recently acquired Gillamor Stephens, a market leading Executive Search and Talent Advisory firm, in the Digital and Technology sector. Their work focuses on hiring board and senior management executives for both publicly listed and venture capital/private equity backed Technology businesses in the UK and across Europe. Over

Sheffield Haworth Announces Acquisition of NBI

LONDON, U.K., September 6, 2017 – Sheffield Haworth, the leading global executive search, interim consulting and talent advisory firm announced today that it has acquired nbi Consulting a specialist global executive search and talent management firm in the business & professional services sector. “Our businesses share a common capability and passion to solve clients’ talent needs in