BA Hons 2:1 graduate in European Business with French, Kirstie moved to Brussels after graduating to Project Manage the delivery of bespoke management development training programmes and conferences across Europe, Russia and CIS. The client profiles were mainly large Blue Chip firms across Benelux, Scandinavia, Russia and CIS, Southern Europe and UK & Ireland. Speakers included Edward de Bono, Chris Bonington and Richard Branson. Kirstie then moved to the UK in 2000 and began her career in London’s Recruitment/Search markets, originally focussing on hiring Finance & Accountancy professionals into a range of Commerce & Industry and Professional Services Sectors, managing a team of Contract/Interim recruiters across London & South. In 2010, Kirstie found her niche in the Regulated space and developed a strong reputation and network of professionals in Compliance, Regulatory Risk and Financial Crime in the Banking & Financial Services Sectors and has successfully been recruiting into these markets ever since.
Kirstie works with Retail Banking and Financial Services firms, including; Retail Banks, Insurance, Life & Pensions, Money Transfer, Mortgages, Cards, Payments, Consulting, Regulators and IFAs
Her focus is on sourcing professionals in Compliance, Regulatory Risk, Operational Risk and Financial Crime. Kirstie always maintains a strong focus on both her clients and candidates and this is demonstrated through the amount of successful repeat business she maintains and strong referral based nature of her network.