No stone left unturned

We bring marketing principles to Executive Search by embracing digital and fostering diversity to power your growth

Denholm Search identifies & engages the necessary talent to help your business convert growth opportunities to profit




Diverse teams have shown to be more innovative. 71% of business leaders agree that organisations need to innovate faster to remain relevant in the industry.




Companies with a more diverse workforce make more money. Businesses in the top quartile for diversity are 35% more likely to have above-average financial returns. 




A brand reputation for inclusiveness can attract and retain employees - with 67% of professionals citing a diverse workforce as an important factor when evaluating career opportunities.

Headhunting the modern way

We do things differently. Denholm combine marketing principles with search & selection to bring economy, efficiency and importantly much-needed transparency to the search process.
Our blue chip client list is a testament to our unique ability to attract, hire and retain global, top talent capable of growing businesses.

Global reach with local expertise

In 2018, we partnered with Talentor  International Executive Search network, now operating in 28 countries worldwide, across Europe, North and Latin America and Asia, to leverage local expertise with a global network to identify and engage transformational talent for our clients.

Douglas Cross, Nicki Denholm, John Denholm and Marisa Carroll

Our Executive Search Team

Click to find out more about our Executive Search partners and their experience.

John Denholm, Executive Chairman
Nicki Denholm, Chief Executive
Marisa Carroll, Chief Operating Officer
Douglas Cross, Director

Our Clients


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A selection of successfully completed assignments


Finance Director
International Sales Director
Global Brand Director
Head of Digital Marketing
Head of Marketing
Head of Planning Global
Creative Director
Website Owner
Sales Director
Commercial Director
Head of Data
Head of Sales
Head of PR
CRM Strategy Director
Marketing Director
Operations Director
Head of Consumer Insight
Head of Marketing and Business Development
Head of Search and Optimisation
Director of Communications
Head of Strategy
Head of Agency
Managing Director
General Manager
Global Sales Director


To find out more about our Executive Search services, please call Marisa Carroll on 0141 212 2727 for a confidential chat. Alternatively, you can contact her on