Technology has created a paradigm shift in services toward speed and precision. Every transformation depends on continuous release software development. Software companies are transforming business models to provide faster, more intuitive applications and operability, bespoke to and editable by the customer. Cloud and virtualisation enables disruptive new business models. Companies that are agile, innovative, and performance-driven will corner the growth in market and value. The competition for talent has never been fiercer.
PartnerJonathan Leejonathan.firstname.lastname@example.org+44 (0)20 7220 1804London
Jonathan leads the Technology, Media and Communications Practice and is a member of the Technology Officers Practice, and co-lead of the FinTech Practice. He has worked extensively across media, entertainment and technology enablement with a particular focus on the digital optimisation of businesses. Prior to joining Blackwood, Jonathan worked at The Zygos Partnership focusing on media and at Russell Reynolds Associates within the TMT team. He read Sports Science at Durham University.
Senior ConsultantCharlie Parkercharlie.email@example.com+44 (0)20 7220 0299London
Charlie leads the Retail and Digital Practices and is a member of the Consumer Practice and the Technology, Media and Communications Practice. She has particular expertise at all levels within the retail sector, including senior board appointments, marketing, buying and merchandising and multi-channel. She also specialises in advising retail and consumer facing clients on e.commerce and Digital strategies and growth. Prior to joining Blackwood, Charlie worked at JCA Group focusing on board level appointments. She read Ancient History at Bristol University.
ConsultantSamuel Molinasamuel.firstname.lastname@example.org+44 (0)20 7220 0254London
Sam is a member of the Technology, Media and Communications Practice and of the Technology Officers Practice in which he has a particular expertise. He is also a member of the FinTech Practice. He advises clients on senior technology hires, including CIO, CTO, CISO, as well as Directors of Data, R&D, Business Intelligence, Architecture, and Enterprise Software. He read History at Cambridge University.
AssociateGrace Goss-Custardgrace.email@example.com+44 (0)20 7220 0256London
Grace is a member of the Technology, Media and Communications Practice and works on assignments across the sector, with a focus on B2B software, IT services and healthcare technology. Prior to joining Blackwood, Grace worked at a specialist recruitment firm with a focus on the life sciences sector. She read Economics at Birmingham University.