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Richard Simmonds

Partner, Industrials

Richard Simmonds joined Bailey Montagu, one of the UK’s most respected and innovative executive search and interim management firms, in 2023. Richard is the company’s Partner in Industrials.

Richard brings a wealth of experience in specialist executive search, predominantly in Infrastructure and Construction, to Bailey Montagu. He has worked in the sector for more than 20 years. During this time, he has led teams at some of the biggest names in the business. As Practice Head for Industry & Professional Service at Korn Ferry, he oversaw a team of consultants covering Infrastructure, Construction, Services, Manufacturing, Engineering, Mining, Energy and Oil & Gas. At Harvey Nash, Richard worked as a Director and Head of Practice,
Industry, where he was responsible for retained search assignment across the sector.

Richard’s expertise covers Construction, Infrastructure, Building Products and Business Services. He is looking forward bringing a fresh perspective and innovative ideas to Bailey Montagu, to ensure the company maintains and extends its position as one of the country’s most pioneering and trusted executive search firms.