minerva

Minerva Search recruitment agency

We work with clients to develop outstanding teams, cultures and structures, specialising in headhunting, organisational development and leadership services.

 

With nearly thirty years' combined experience working with large international firms, our partners bring the best of large company disciplines together with a leaner, more flexible approach which enables us to respond to the diversity of need and value consciousness of our clients.

 

Since founding in 2013, we have worked with over fifty clients, advising on leadership and governance teams and structures, including supporting nearly eighty appointments.

 

We have grown fast, and are building a quality focus into all of our work, with a commitment to excellence in:

 

- Understanding our clients

- Supporting diversity and gender equity

- Delivering the strongest possible outputs and shortlists

- Guaranteeing openness and integrity

- Showing respect and care for the people with whom we interact

- Producing high-quality written materials

- Providing attention to detail in all service and administration

- Showing thoughtfulness and judgement

- Being responsive to our clients

 

We work for clients across a broad range of sectors with specific commitment to and expertise in global development, culture, publishing, education and third sector. Our clients are located all over the world, and our pool of candidates is global.

 

Our services include headhunting, leadership assessment, governance review, cultural change projects and 360 degree reviews. In recruitment, we advise on both permanent and interim roles.

 

 

Current appointments include

 

Director of Operations, The College of Arts, University of Lincoln

 

Director of Operations, Lincoln International Business School, University of Lincoln

 

Development Director, Hughes Hall, University of Cambridge

 

Governors, University of West London

 

Members, Higher Education Funding Council for Wales

 

Chair of Council, Goldsmiths, University of London

 

Professor of Chemistry and Head of the School of Chemical and Physical Sciences, Keele University

 

Governors, University of Portsmouth

 

Y Care International, Trustee in early career

 

Director of Strategic Planning and Performance, City, University of London

 

Head of School, Applied Science, Computing and Engineering, Wrexham Glyndŵr University

 

Director of the Business School, University of Roehampton

 

The van Geest Chair in Dementia and Neurodegeneration, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, Kings College London

 

Recent news:

 

Minerva partnering with CARA to sponsor two fellowships

 

Governance of HE: Gender balance of university boards - joint research with Wonkhe

 

Governance of UK universities: what's going on? - joint research with Wonkhe

 

FBA Futures 2017 Catalogue

 

Our commitment to Diversity