Richard Nelson

Head of Executive SearchSpecialising in Engineering & Manufacturing, Renewable Energy

Locations: North America & Europe

Function: Head of Executive Search

Division: HigherStrata

With over 8 years at Core Talent, Richard has spent the last 5 years focusing on Board level, C-Suite and Senior Management appointments in North America and Europe.

Richard graduated in History and Philosophy and went on to study MSc International Business Management, which provided fantastic insight into global business.

Richard began his career in the Purchasing & Supply Chain Division before making the transition in to Engineering & Manufacturing and later Senior Operations & Executive in Core Exec. This has given him the benefit of understanding a businesses’ full end-to-end process, having recruited all functional lines his Executive clients manage.

Richard specializes in assignments across progressive sectors including EV / E-Mobility, Electrification, Automotive and Renewable Energy. Many of his appointments are strategic and business critical and help to facilitate growth, promote organizational and cultural change, introduce disruptor technology or scale start-up organizations. Richard is equally comfortable working with privately owned entrepreneurial start-ups and Blue Chip multi-nationals, many of which are Fortune 500 or multi-billion dollar turnover.

If you are an Executive or Senior Management candidate in search of your next role Richard is happy to arrange a confidential chat.

Likewise if you are looking for a Search Partner for a key hire that will operate with discretion, integrity and take the time to understand your culture and business challenges please get in touch.