About us

Established in 2011 Leader Executive Search is a well-respected specialist Executive Search business operating exclusively within the Food & Drink industry primarily throughout the UK & Ireland.

Our extensive network combined with continued investment in the latest available research tools and recruitment technology allows us to tap into the industry’s top talent with ease and precision. Operating across the UK & Ireland we partner with a variety of organisations from large multinationals with well known household brands through to small and fast growing privately owned companies. 

At Leader Executive Search we are passionate about what we do. We understand how important it is to deliver the right outcomes for clients and candidates alike and we take great pride in the quality of our work. With our sector specific approach we understand the market within which we work, yet we are never complacent about the importance of keeping up to date on latest industry trends and embracing the ever changing and fast paced nature of the industry.

Jonathan O’Hagan AIRP

Linkedin: Jonathan O’Hagan

Twitter: @Jonathanohagan

Mobile: 07411 786 204

Email: jon@leaderexecutivesearch.com

With over 15 years of experience Jonathan is a respected Headhunter/ Executive Recruiter with a strong and proven commercial background. Jonathan has worked for leading multinational companies including DSGi and the world renowned Franklin Covey Group.

Jonathan later moved into Executive Search joining a midlands based Executive Search Consultancy in 2006, establishing and specialising in the FMCG and Retail practice. He quickly and successfully built an impressive reputation in the market place and established himself as the preferred search partner to a number of major blue chip retailers, food manufacturers and wholesalers.

Throughout his career Jonathan has handled over 1,000 assignments across the UK and EMEA regions in all areas of the industry from Sales, Marketing, Operations, NPD, Technical and other specialist functions.

In early 2011 Jonathan founded Leader Executive Search following a strong desire to provide a more personal, professional, quality driven and flexible consultancy for both candidates and clients alike in this ever demanding and changing industry.

If you’d like to reach out to Jonathan to see how he can help, support or simply provide advice, please do get in touch today.