June 14, 2021 – Executive search firm Frazer Jones, part of The SR Group, has appointed Nick Croucher as partner and head of Frazer Jones U.K. “Nick has been an integral part of the Frazer Jones management team since he joined in 2014,” said David Buckley, CEO of The SR Group. “He was, and continues to be, instrumental in growing our capability across HR search and recruitment in the U.K. I am looking forward to seeing how Frazer Jones thrives under his leadership.”
“I’m delighted to be stepping into this role and becoming the custodian of a brand synonymous with HR. Despite the challenges of last year, the business is in great shape and feels as collaborative as ever,” said Mr. Croucher. “I’m hugely excited to inherit a leadership team full of energy, dynamism and ideas. The strategy of Frazer Jones is clear; with diversity, equity and inclusion at the heart of everything we do, we continue in our mission to be the go-to HR recruitment and search business globally, as well as the destination of choice for talented, authentic and driven recruiters.”
Mr. Croucher joined Frazer Jones in 2014. He has supported PE/VC owned organizations including post and pre-transaction, PLC’s and business start-ups, typically with director level appointments. Since 2007, he has supported a large range of organizations, which includes partnering with a leading oil and gas firm to build out their newly located HR function. He has also partnered with a major pharmaceutical business to appoint a number of key roles within their global COE for learning and leadership and facilitated the appointment of group HR directors for mid-size U.K. and global commerce businesses.
Former head of Frazer Jones U.K. Darren Wentworth has moved to chief operating officer of The SR Group. Mr. Wentworth took over the leadership of Frazer Jones in 2010, leading the human resources recruitment business to become one of the largest global specialists. He has been integral to the growth of Frazer Jones both in the U.K. and internationally, particularly when entering the U.S. and European markets. As COO he will be responsible for driving The SR Group’s growth, as well as evolving operational practices throughout the front, middle and back office.
Growing Recruiting Network
Established in 1987, The SR Group is a global professional search and recruitment organization which consists of specialist consultancies Brewer Morris, Carter Murray, Frazer Jones, SR Search and Taylor Root. Its international network of 14 offices spans 11 countries worldwide and its global team support clients in every geography across a wide range of sectors.
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Frazer Jones specializes in HR and human capital consulting, and executive recruitment. Its clients include technology, retail and FMCG, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, medical devices, chemical, oil and gas, and industrial services businesses as well as private equity portfolio companies, financial services, and insurance organizations. The firm operates out of offices in London, Bristol, Manchester, Amsterdam, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Milan, Dubai, Hong Kong, Singapore, Melbourne, Sydney, and New York.
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