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About Us

Executive search with a focus on diversity

Sapphire Partners is a boutique executive search firm based in London, with a global reach.

We specialise in finding exceptional candidates for a breadth of leading-edge organisations and we are passionate about diversity.

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For Clients

Diverse teams make better decisions

We work in partnership with our clients to understand your needs and ambitions as well as the character, composition and style of your leadership teams.

Thoughtfully tailored to each organisation we work with, our search process brings forward high-calibre diverse professionals who fit the role – we’ll help you find those hidden gems.

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For Candidates

We champion our candidates

At Sapphire Partners we invest time in getting to know our candidates, understanding not just their capabilities, but their hopes, aspirations and values – what really matters to them.

We will help you develop and nurture your skills, provide honest advice and give you control of your career path to maximise the opportunities ahead.

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Putting diversity top of the agenda

Our unparalleled network enables us to connect and engage with forward-thinking organisations across sectors and geographies.

Our outreach activities cover a breadth of initiatives, projects and events that evidence our commitment to forge diversity, equality and inclusion in organisational and business leadership.

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Track Record

Proven expertise

Since 2005, we have helped listed organisations, private firms, corporations, charities and government bodies to find exceptional candidates for senior roles.

This brings success to our clients and forges the careers of the people we place whether in executive or non-executive roles; but don’t take our word for it, find out what they have to say…

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“Sapphire is dedicated to getting the right solution and worked tirelessly to do this for us. They are very much a trusted partner.”

-Chair, Global Asset Manager

“Sapphire made the role attractive to candidates who may not have considered it on initial review, which was crucial in attracting the best talent.”

-Operating Partner, Private Investment Firm

“Over the four years I have worked with Sapphire Partners, they have consistently delivered positive outcomes, helping us recruit the right people.”

-Non-Executive Director, FTSE 250

“Sapphire is an excellent firm that really understands diversity – and its benefits – in financial recruitment.”

-Chair, Global Asset Manager

“Sapphire Partners has a consistently forensic but caring approach to executive search and they really ‘hunt’ for the right match every time.”

-Non-Executive Director, FTSE 250