Our Team

Jamie Stokes

Jamie Stokes

Partner, Global Client Development
+44 (0) 20 3096 8881

Jamie is a founding partner of River Partnership and takes a hands-on role in the continued growth of the operation his vision helped create. He previously held practice leadership positions at two...

David Young

David Young

Director, Governance Risk & Compliance
+44 (0) 20 3096 8864

David and his team focus on Partner, MD, Director and VP talent in the Governance, Risk and Compliance functions of major professional services firms and financial services institutions. He has 14 years’...

Raj Rathod

Raj Rathod

Director, Strategy
+44 (0) 20 3096 8862

Raj and his team focus on Strategy and Economics search assignments for our Management consulting, Corporate and Private Equity client base. Raj specialises on placing Heads of, Directors, Partners...

Matthew Lloyd

Matthew Lloyd

Manager, Digital
+44 (0) 20 3096 8863

Matthew and his team focus on searches for digital professionals with clients across financial services, consulting and private equity. He has 10 years of experience in executive search and has worked...

Peter Umesi

Peter Umesi

Head of Model Risk Management, EMEA
+44 (0) 20 3096 8870

Peter has 11 years’ experience in recruitment with a proven track record in leading cross-sector mandates across Europe. He is a specialist in Model Risk Management and Internal Audit and has delivered...

Jack Knowles

Jack Knowles

Head of Professional Services, Digital
+44 (0) 20 3096 8867

Jack leads retained executive searches for Partner, Director and MD talent within Digital & Innovation. He has a track record of assisting Professional Service organisations adapt, grow and build...

Anthony Allodi

Anthony Allodi

Principal, Strategy
+44 (0) 20 3096 8869

Anthony has 10 years’ experience in the Strategy recruitment marketplace and manages search projects for our industry and private equity clients. He started his career helping top-tier Management...

Tom Lyons

Tom Lyons

Principal, Strategy
+44 (0) 20 3096 8875

Tom has recruited roles across the UK, Europe, Asia and UAE for over 10 years. Based in London, Tom has built senior level relationships across multiple sectors while successfully filling roles that support...

Andrew Brown

Andrew Brown

Consultant, Risk Management
+44 (0) 20 3096 8872

Andrew has specialised within Risk Management for over 4 years. He leads the Insurance Risk and Investment Risk capabilities at River Partnership. Andrew’s network spans top tier consultancies as...

Kathy Pelich

Kathy Pelich

Consultant
+44 (0) 20 3096 8871

Kathy joins part of our Governance, Risk and Compliance team, focusing on Credit and Market Risk in Germany. Kathy is fluent in both German and Spanish and has experience of working in Switzerland and...

Matt Dixon

Matt Dixon

Consultant
+44 (0) 20 3096 8861

Matt has two years of experience specialising in Life Sciences Recruitment and now leads our Life Sciences Strategy offering here at River Partnership. He helps pharmaceutical, medical technology, clinical...

Richard Wright

Richard Wright

Non Executive Chairman
+44 (0) 20 3096 8888

Richard joined The River Partnership in October 2012 as a Non-Exec Chairman. He works very closely with the founding Partner, Jamie Stokes, to determine the growth strategy and ensure adherence to the...

Lauren Haggerty

Lauren Haggerty

Operations Manager
+44 (0) 20 3096 8868

Lauren has extensive experience within executive recruitment, ensuring she is perfectly placed to deal with our expanding operation. She is central to enhancing the teams reputation and ensuring our team...