BSc, Zoology, Marine Biology @
Victoria University of Wellington
My formative years were spent in my beautiful home country New Zealand. I relocated (for the second time) to the UK in 1999 and moved into executive search and selection within one of the industry’s largest international consultancies. My focus has been the professional and IT services, telecoms, media and technology sectors and I've been privileged to
My formative years were spent in my beautiful home country New Zealand. I relocated (for the second time) to the UK in 1999 and moved into executive search and selection within one of the industry’s largest international consultancies. My focus has been the professional and IT services, telecoms, media and technology sectors and I've been privileged to work with some amazing organisations.
Executive Recruiter, Enterprise Services EMEA @ Responsible for the Enterprise Services Business Unit. Supporting senior leadership to identify, attract, evaluate and place best in class Executive Talent into key leadership positions.
This covers both internal and external recruitment at Director, VP and SVP levels, leveraging a combination of approaches including direct source, search partner management and internal partnerships with Talent Management and HR stakeholders. From September 2015 to Present (4 months) London, United KingdomDirector, European Technology and Professional Services @ CTPartners is a leading performance-driven executive search firm serving clients across the globe. Committed to a philosophy of partnering with its clients, CTPartners offers a proven record in C-Suite, senior executive, and board searches, as well as expertise serving private equity and venture capital firms.
With origins dating back to 1980, CTPartners serves clients with a global organization of more than 400 professionals and employees, offering expertise in board advisory services and executive recruiting services in the financial services, life sciences, industrial, professional services, retail and consumer, and technology, media and telecom industries. Headquartered in New York, CTPartners has 44 offices in 24 countries. From July 2014 to August 2015 (1 year 2 months) London, United KingdomPrincipal - TMT @ Working with amazing businesses all over the world supplying executive interim managers to effect change and transformation. From March 2010 to July 2014 (4 years 5 months) Managing Consultant @ Winning and delivering search mandates within telecoms, media, technology and management consultancy companies globally. Assignments won and delivered in the UK, Sweden, Germany, France, Spain, Hungary, Holland, Lebanon. From May 2001 to February 2010 (8 years 10 months) Senior Consultant @ Winning and delivering search and contingency mandates within telecoms, media and technology sectors in the north of England and Scotland. Developed from scratch the Scottish market to enable Michael Page's first office to be opened in Glasgow. From December 1999 to May 2001 (1 year 6 months) Senior Production Planner @ Planning the production of more than 150,000 metric tonnes of skim milk powder across New Zealand's dairy factories. From 1995 to 1999 (4 years)
Finance for non-financial managers, Business Finance @ City University London From 2014 to 2014 BSc, Zoology, Marine Biology @ Victoria University of Wellington From 1988 to 1990 Steve Blake is skilled in: Executive Search, Recruiting, Management Consulting, Program Management, Management, Telecommunications, Human Resources, Outsourcing, Interim Management, Change Management, Business Strategy, Professional Services, Business Transformation, Strategy, Start-ups