Collaborative, Knowledgeable, Responsive & Thorough

Why we’re your premier choice for executive recruitment

We’re a leading executive search firm


MA executive are well established as one of the UK’s leading executive search firms, specialising in supporting high growth businesses with strategic hires across their D & C-Suite. You can trust us to treat you, and potential candidates, with a high level of professionalism.


We care about what we do and take pride in the difference we have made to both our clients’ businesses and candidates’ careers.


We’re knowledgeable and connected


We have a real depth of expertise in our core sectors and functions, supported by a proven track record of working with clients from blue chip multinationals to small, owner-managed businesses.


We are able to access the very best candidates in the market – not just those on the market. As a specialist firm, we have fewer off-limits constraints and better access to the total pool of talent.


We believe in a collaborative approach


We work closely with you to source the best talent. Our team dedicates significant time to understanding your business, culture, role requirements and the type of person who will excel in your company.


We create an individual competency framework for each role and use innovative assessment tools to select candidates. We keep in touch with you throughout the process, reporting regularly on progress and encouraging feedback.


Our clients trust us


We value honesty, professionalism, trust, transparency and collaboration. All our client relationships are built on these principles and this is the reason why many of our clients come back to us time and again.


We have all the experience and proficiency of the traditional executive recruiter, with a modern twist of innovation, creativity and an eye for untapped potential. But don’t just take our word for it, see what our clients have to say about us…

Success Stories

A Global Engineering Services Group

Position: Group Managing Director


“We would strongly recommend MA Executive, who have been doing a great job for the group by recruiting key talents over the past 7 years. MA Executive have displayed the highest standards of professional excellence, and working with them is a real pleasure, as they continuously strive to improve customer satisfaction. MA Executive has built great relationships with the team as a result of taking the time to understand our business, listening and delivering. My team worked with MA Executive to recruit for critical positions in our Dubai Office: a no-nonsense, professional yet personable approach, one of those recruiters that you feel ‘gets you and your requirements’.”

Company Information:


Sector: Engineering

location-logo Dubai

One of the UK’s leading Pharmaceutical Wholesale and Distributors

Position: Finance Manager


“I have to say, MA Executive is quite possibly has the best consultants I have had the good fortune to work with. The advice is direct, clear and concise. Most importantly, very accurate in ascertaining client and candidate requirements and deriving quality pairs that add value for both parties. MA Executive has an aptitude for managing the process around existing schedules and commitments which is definitely an added bonus. In short, MA Executive delivers results in the most effective and efficient manner.”

Company Information:


Sector: Pharmaceuticals

location-logo London

A Global Financial Services Company

Position: Chief Financial Officer


“MA Executive took their time to understand our business, our needs and our goals before they went into details of the specific job. They then demonstrated a very good understanding of what we required in a new FD from a technical and personal point of view. I felt confident that the work ‘behind the scenes’ in terms of screening and selecting their candidates was thorough. MA Executive also knew their candidates very well and was able to give us an explanation as to why they were recommending each person, based not only on their skills or experience, but importantly on their characteristics, ambitions and personality. MA Executive were very open and honest, and was able to give advice and guidance to us based on their experience. Their advice led to a successful appointment, and overall I was very impressed with the service I received from MA Executive.”

Company Information:


Sector: Financial Services

location-logo London

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