People

MARK MAYNARD
MANAGING DIRECTOR & CO-FOUNDER

Mark is the co-founder of March Consultants. Having worked in the industry for over 15 years, he previously played a pivotal role in successfully growing two leading search firms, and he has brought his expertise and passion to launch March Consultants.

With extensive experience and a proven track record in managing global search mandates, Mark recognises that nurturing close partnerships with his clients has been amongst his greatest achievements.

Now living in London, Mark spent a number of years working in Asia absorbing the culture and lifestyle. He now enjoys international travel.

CHARLES PECK
MANAGING DIRECTOR & CO-FOUNDER

Charles is the co-founder of March Consultants. He started his career in the fine art world, specialising in 18th century English furniture, before moving into recruitment and has never looked back. Quickly identifying his ability to connect with people and source information, he has industriously developed an unrivalled international network.

Charles previously established and led the global research function at an independent financial sector search firm. For over 10 years he has delivered research for high profile retained search mandates, business intelligence projects and industry round table events.

JEN SIMKINS
ASSOCIATE – RESEARCH & THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

Jen joined March Consultants to work on assignments in the Private Equity and Wealth sector as well as to build out their HR consulting offering.

Prior to joining March, Jen was HR Operations Manager at Triton Partners, where she was responsible for the entire employee lifecycle across 10 jurisdictions. She has experience of managing Human Resources in Investment Firms, Financial Services, Commodities and Healthcare businesses. Jen is also experienced in start-up situations and understands the criticality of hiring the right talent and onboarding to fuel growth.

SIMON BOWDEN
ASSOCIATE – SEARCH DIRECTOR

Having worked previously with the founders of March Consultants, Simon is now working as an Associate Search Director delivering c-suite corporate functions mandates for clients with a focus on Tax, Finance and HR.

He has 20 years in executive search and he has completed numerous mandates across UK, USA, Asia Pacific and Europe and has an extensive network. He gained both undergraduate and post graduate degrees in international law, before beginning his career in tax recruitment.

NICKIE MORGAN
ASSOCIATE – THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

Nickie is an Associate of March Consultants. With over 18 years experience in Financial Services working with top Executives to achieve success in very complex organisational dynamics, Nickie has done the job herself, as the Head of HR responsible for over 30 thousand employees across regions and business divisions at a Global, Universal Bank.

Nickie is passionate about change and transformation, working with people who have courage to dig deep and do things differently. In addition to consulting, Nickie advises a number of charities and not-for-profit organisations.