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Experts in Strategy Talent | Experts in Strategy Roles

Holker Watkin provides over 20 years of expertise in the acquisition of strategy and transformation talent and a deep understanding of strategy and transformation roles. Our clients are leading private equity firms and global corporations who come to us for our specialist knowledge of, and access to, this high-caliber candidate talent pool.

Our Focus

At Holker Watkin, we are focused on strategy and transformation first and foremost. Whether your firm requires a Chief Transformation Officer or a Chief of Staff, we will put our decades of experience at your disposal to guide you to putting the right candidate in the right role in order to succeed. We not only have access to the right talent but we understand the roles into which they are hired, allowing us to partner with you to deliver the best possible candidate for the most appropriate role.

Our Track Record

We have completed over 1,500 assignments in strategy and transformation roles. Holker Watkin's growing consultant network now exceeds 35,000 individuals who have built their careers at McKinsey, Boston Consulting Group, Bain & Co., and other top tier strategy firms and are available to help with growth strategy, digital strategy, M&A or divestments, post-merger integration, and more.

Our Service

We are a trusted advisor who will provide a high-touch experience for both candidate and client from start to finish. As a result, more than 85% of Holker Watkin’s clients are repeat customers and more than half have trusted us for over three years. We understand how strategy professionals think about their career options, and we can provide you the best available talent for your strategy and transformation needs. As part of ZRG Partners, Holker Watkin employs the proprietary Z Score, which provides quantitative data to assess all dimensions of candidate fit, from compensation analytics to culture fit.

Holker Watkin is based in London, with an international reach - successfully executing executive search and interim project assignments globally.


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To Reach Us

We would be pleased to speak with you about your strategy and transformation needs.
Contact us here or by phone on +44 (0) 20 8947 5400.

The Holker Watkin Team