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  • Lindsey ShepherdAssociate Director

    Lindsey is a highly experienced loyal Business Professional with 13 years’ experience in recruitment and managing regional sales teams for Hays. More recently working as a Partner for BCS Audio dealing with all day to day HR internal functions and as an Associate Director to JMR specialising in executive search.

    A loyal, diligent, hardworking and commercial business entrepreneur who builds long term profitable and sustainable relationships through a proven track record of delivery and success. Key strengths include needs analysis, matching solutions to requirements, creative problem solving, utilising networks, delivery over and above business KPI’s, P&L management, account management, acquisition and growth of new operations.

    Lindsey is a highly regarded people’s leader known for her listening skills. Her staff tenure was one of the highest in Hays with all team members progressing within the business into management positions.

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  • Abbi HardernAccount Manager

    Abbi is bilingual and started her career with a 3-month secondment to Kodak Pathé in France, before helping move their accounts payable function back to Kodak’s European Financial Services Centre in the UK. She then worked on SAP implementation projects, initially from the user side for Kodak’s finance team and then as a business analyst and subject matter expert for their IT department. Abbi moved to 3Com’s finance team in a supervisory and SAP training role and later covered French accounts payable for ClientLogic. Whilst her children were little Abbi ran her own childcare business and completed a Masters in Education through the Open University.

    Abbi joined JMR Global in 2015, initially as a researcher. She flourished dealing with candidates and clients and now works as Global Account Manager for some of our larger accounts dealing with roles £75k base upwards across the US, UK, mainland Europe and Australia.

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  • Courtney HarwoodRecruitment Consultant

    Courtney fell into HR in the City and progressed quickly to a HR Advisor role, managing relationships at Director and VP level and supporting employees internationally and in the UK. Her next role was in field marketing as an HR generalist looking after 400 employees, servicing the entire employee lifecycle. Courtney joined the JMR team after a career break and is now supporting roles across the US, UK and mainland Europe.

  • Mandy OgleHead of Finance Practice

    Mandy is a highly reputable and experienced recruitment professional who we are delighted to have head up the Finance Practice at JMR. Mandy specialises in sourcing top global financial talent on a Search and Interim basis, predominantly to Venture Capital, Private Equity firms and their portfolios, Financial Services, FMCG and SMEs. Areas of specialist expertise include Chief Financial Officers (CFO), Finance Directors, Financial Controllers, Compliance, Tax Directors, NED, Chairman and leadership teams supporting business transformation and change management.

    Mandy is known for her exceptional communication, presentation and interpersonal skills. She has a natural understanding of clients’ organisational and business challenges, delivering the right permanent and interim staff often at critical times to a tight deadline. Mandy’s broad knowledge includes supporting different sectors and geographies across the globe.

    With more than a decade of experience in recruitment and search, Mandy works passionately, collaborating closely with clients, candidates and colleagues alike with a positive attitude and receptive to feedback. This leads to long-standing, successful working partnerships built on mutual trust and respect.

Susan Shehadie
  • Susan ShehadieHead of Legal Practice

    Susan brings her knowledge and expertise as a former practising litigator to her role at JMR Global. Her experience in Australia, Asia and Europe uniquely equips her to offer search recruitment and strategic hires across in house legal departments and Legal 500 firms in the UK and globally.

    Susan’s Law & Sociology honours dissertation on the intersect between women and the law has fed a career-long focus on intuitive work practises. Her time with Top 10 firms, NGO’s, Chambers and in house gives her a unique take on multifaceted legal perspectives required across all legal spheres. This has allowed her to build strong sustainable partnerships with both her candidates and clients and she is known for her exceptional levels of service, grounded approach and understanding of client organisational and business challenges.

    After successfully running a creative design company across Asia whilst living in Kuala Lumpur, Susan relocated to the UK and later joined JMR Global in 2018 to head up our Legal Practice. She offers career insights and advice to support candidates through every step of the process whilst working with clients to deliver exceptional legal specialists across geographies and matrix teams within time-critical deadlines.

    Known for finding the ‘unicorn’ Susan’s insights, industry knowledge and interpersonal skills enable an exceptional level of trust that allows candidates and clients to connect in a truly collaborative space.