Clive is a graduate of Nottingham Trent University and holds an Open University MBA. He is a member of the Association of Executive Search Consultants, the global industry body for the executive search and leadership consulting industry. Clive spent twenty years in industry, during which time he held senior marketing and general management positions in the publishing, record, television, video and online sectors, finally leaving Time Warner to become an Executive Search Consultant in 2001.
Over the past 15 years in Executive Search, Clive has worked as a functional generalist across senior management roles from Heads of Department to Board level. He is an expert in helping find talent within a number of Consumer and B2B markets including Intellectual Property/Publishing, Entertainment and Telecommunications, Education and the Culture and Heritage sectors. He has handled assignments for some of the world's leading names in their fields, from major commercial corporations to much loved prestigious cultural institutions and universities.
With a rich network of contacts in the UK, Clive has also worked extensively throughout Europe, the Middle East and Asia. A (lapsed) trumpeter, pianist and former member of the London Philharmonic Choir, Clive is passionate about music of all genres and has served as a Trustee of Orchestras Live, a national music charity bringing world-class professional classical music to under-served regions of the UK.