Meet Our Team

Jeremy Purkis

Jeremy Purkis - Director

Jeremy has 20 years’ experience of delivering board level permanent and interim assignments and set up Mallory Partners in 2010 to create a business that would combine experience, insight and instinct to deliver a service that was truly different. Jeremy works with clients across a range of sectors to deliver Board level assignments (both Executive and non-Executive) for clients as diverse as mid-market Private Equity Firms, world class educational institutions and global corporate businesses.

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Martin Luise

Martin Luise - Director

Having built Executive Search businesses for owner managed businesses and quoted enterprises, Martin joined long-time collaborator Jeremy, at Mallory Partners, in 2013. He is an executive recruiter with over 22 years’ experience, delivering board level assignments across a range of sectors and disciplines and managing placements ranging from main Board roles (Executive and non-Executive) through to functional lead positions designed to help companies to grow.

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John Edwards

John Edwards - Senior Consultant

Starting his recruitment career in executive search some 20 years ago, John then spent over a decade with BT as a leader in talent acquisition. Joining Mallory Partners to play a key role in developing the firm’s fast-growing technology practice, he brings a powerful combination of client-side insight and sourcing strategy to attract the senior technical and operational leaders in the market.

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Chris Jennings

Chris Jennings - Senior Consultant

An executive recruiter with ten years’ experience of delivering senior level assignments across a range of sectors, Chris has a reputation for getting under the skin of what clients are looking for, enabling him to identify candidates which fit the brief exactly. Recent assignments include Board-level Sales and Commercial roles in Cyber Security and Cloud MSP businesses.

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Ed Proctor

Ed Proctor - Consultant

Ed Proctor joined Mallory Partners after gaining experience in a range of industry roles, post-graduation. He has rapidly built a broad network and developed a reputation for his responsive, outcome-oriented style. Using a detail-driven, scientific approach, developed during his Human Biosciences degree, he is developing Mallory’s successful candidate research process – as well as working directly with clients on recruitment projects, as he progresses towards becoming a consultant.

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Samantha Bryan-Ross - Consultant

An experienced recruiter in public sector, higher education and life sciences sectors, across all academic and professional role types, Sam joined Mallory Partners in 2019 from a specialist search firm owned by the University of Warwick, following her graduation from Coventry University. Versatile, intuitive and determined, Sam is working with our higher education clients to help them secure talented individuals, as well as drawing on her experience to further develop Mallory Partners’ specialist network of candidates seeking to develop their careers in an academic institution.

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Nicholas Burton - Consultant

A Philosophy graduate from the University of Birmingham, Nick joined Mallory Partners in 2019 having held a number of marketing and communications roles in industry and the charitable sector. An engaging people person, with a natural ability to make connections and uncover what makes people tick, Nick is focusing on building and supporting the Mallory Partners candidate network and building targeted shortlists of candidates with relevant experience and capabilities for each assignment.

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Karisma Takhar - Researcher

Karisma joined Mallory Partners in July 2021, straight from university, having ruled out a teaching career after several years tutoring students in Maths and English. A people-person, motivated by a genuine desire to see the world the way others see it, Karisma leads on candidate identification for financial recruitment. Her role is to research key markets, identify potential candidates and work with them to understand their aspirations, expertise and experience.

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