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LONDON
3RD FLOOR
75 KING WILLIAM ST
LONDON EC4N 7BE
T: +44(0)203 170 8800
E: INFO@TAYBRIDGE.CO.UK

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INSIGHT & INTEGRITY

TAYBRIDGE IS A TRUSTED EXECUTIVE SEARCH PARTNER TO LEADING FINANCIAL SERVICES FIRMS.

We pride ourselves on helping clients attract and retain the best people. We have built a reputation for the successful delivery of the most complex and challenging mandates in a timely and discreet manner. We work closely with our clients to help shape their human capital strategies, providing topical industry intelligence.

WE ARE FOCUSED ON DELIVERING A BESPOKE SERVICE TO OUR CLIENTS.

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IN EXECUTIVE SEARCH

Taybridge was founded in 2006, offering high level search solutions to global institutions. Our clients include banks, buy-side firms, insurers, private equity, and professional services. Our global track record demonstrates our consistency in delivering on mandates, with successful placements in financial services centres such as London, New York, Paris, Hong Kong, Singapore, and major offshore locations in India and Poland.

Our consultants have extensive experience in the financial services industry, and have developed comprehensive networks, helping to establish Taybridge as a market leader in executive search.

WE ARE DEDICATED IN THE PURSUIT OF QUALITY AND DIVERSITY.

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OF GLOBAL TALENT

We focus on C-Suite level hires across Corporate Services functions as well as their direct reports, including global and regional leads. We have successfully placed executives in the following functions: Finance, Tax, Treasury, COO, Operations, Technology, Risk, Legal, Audit, and Human Resources.

Our proactive and consultative approach is enhanced by knowledge led support services such as market mapping, human capital consulting and salary benchmarking.

WE COMBINE SUPERIOR NETWORKING SKILLS WITH EXPERT MARKET KNOWLEDGE AND INTELLIGENT RESEARCH.

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RESEARCH TEAM

Our dedicated research team is focused on tracking and monitoring trends across all of our Practices. They utilise their broad network to identify changes in organisational structure and senior management.

Additionally, the Research Team work with consultants providing in depth support on searches, which includes market mapping, sourcing and soft referencing.

TAYBRIDGE TAKES GREAT PRIDE IN DELIVERING INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS TO THEIR CLIENTS.

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MEET THE TEAM

Stephanie Docherty

Founder & Managing Partner

Stephanie founded Taybridge Associates in 2006 and works on C-suite executive appointments across all disciplines within the Financial Services industry globally. She is a thought leader on the topic of diversity and inclusion. Prior to Taybridge, Stephanie started her career at Ernst & Young before spending 20 years working for three Global recruitment and search firms. She has a degree in accountancy from London University.

steph.docherty@taybridge.co.uk
+44 203 170 8802

Alex Holbrook

Managing Director, COO

Alex is the COO for Taybridge Associates and is responsible for Talent Management and Acquisition, Operational Excellence, Communications and Strategic Development. Previous to this she worked as a search consultant on retained assignments across Finance and Risk at both Director and Managing Director level.

She joined Taybridge Associates from a boutique Search and Selection firm where she was the head of internal recruitment and training. Prior to this she spent 10 years within a global recruitment firm and was head of their banking operations practice. She began her career within banking as an interest rate dealer for a large global bank after graduating from Sydney University with a Bachelor of Economics

alex.holbrook@taybridge.co.uk
+44 203 170 8874

Julian Doyle

Managing Director
APAC Regional Head

Julian joined Taybridge Associates to lead the risk practice globally and run the business in Asia.

Prior to joining Taybridge, Julian spent eight years executing senior retained mandates across risk management and compliance at both a global and regional level. He relocated from London to Asia in 2010.

He started his career working on senior finance mandates for FTSE 100 Clients. Julian has a Bachelors in Geography from Bristol.

julian.doyle@taybridge.hk
+852 3752 0425

Jamie Robinson

Director, Global Head of Technology &
Operations Practice

Jamie heads the Technology practice and also Taybridge’s focus on near-shoring search and advisory.

Jamie returned to the UK in 2016 after four years in Hong Kong, where he managed the Asia Talent Acquisition team for an international Banking, Markets & Financial Services group, whilst executing on senior level searches for the organisation across infrastructure and front office functions.

Prior to his time in Asia, Jamie worked in executive search and headed the Technology practice for an international executive search boutique. Jamie holds a BSc in Psychology from Durham University.

jamie.robinson@taybridge.co.uk
+44 203 102 6874

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Founder & Managing Partner

Stephanie founded Taybridge Associates in 2006 and works on C-suite executive appointments across all disciplines within the Financial Services industry globally. She is a thought leader on the topic of diversity and inclusion. Prior to Taybridge, Stephanie started her career at Ernst & Young before spending 20 years working for three Global recruitment and search firms. She has a degree in accountancy from London University.

steph.docherty@taybridge.co.uk
+44 203 170 8802

Stephanie Docherty

Founder & Managing Partner

Stephanie founded Taybridge Associates in 2006 and works on C-suite executive appointments across all disciplines within the Financial Services industry globally. She is a thought leader on the topic of diversity and inclusion. Prior to Taybridge, Stephanie started her career at Ernst & Young before spending 20 years working for three Global recruitment and search firms. She has a degree in accountancy from London University.

steph.docherty@taybridge.co.uk
+44 203 170 8802

Nishreen Reed

Director MENA & India

Nishreen joined Taybridge in 2015 to grow the firm’s presence in the Middle East and India. She has a 16 year track record of working with C-Suite executives in Global and Local institutions and prior to Taybridge worked for a boutique firm in Dubai.

Before relocating to Dubai in 2012, she had her own firm in London where she worked across all disciplines of Financial Services. Nishreen is also an accredited leadership coach with the International Coach Federation, a Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach and is certified across a variety of psychometric tools, including EQ-i 2.0, Hogan Assessments, Extended DISC and MBiT. Nishreen holds an Honours Degree in Law and Bachelors Degree in Science (Chemistry & Law) with the University of Exeter.

nishreen.reed@taybridge.hk

Dan Ensor

Director, COO & CFO Practice

Daniel joined Taybridge in 2017 as a member of the EMEA team with a remit to help Taybridge to continue to build and develop the search practice across all functions within the Financial Services Industry in EMEA and North America.

Daniel has been in executive search since 1998 and has worked on assignments across multiple functions including COO, strategy, project management, regulation, risk, finance/CFO and audit. Clients have included a variety of financial services firms including multinational banks as well as entrepreneurial firms in the fin-tech and alternative finance sectors. Daniel holds a BSc in Biological Sciences from King’s College London having graduated in 1998.

daniel.ensor@taybridge.co.uk
+44 203 170 8873

Stephen Wall

Director, Head of Legal & Compliance

Stephen joined Taybridge Associates in 2017 to further strengthen the legal, risk and compliance practice in EMEA and North America.
Stephen graduated in Business Studies from Northumbria University and has worked in executive search since 1999. He has completed search assignments across multiple jurisdictions and functions including, legal, risk and compliance.
Clients included a variety of financial services firms ranging from professional services, multinational banks & asset managers, hedge funds, alternatives and fin-tech’s.

stephen.wall@taybridge.co.uk
+44 203 170 8803

Michael Young

Senior Associate

Michael joined Taybridge Associates in 2016 to help the firms research, execution and business development capacity.

He works on global mandates across risk, finance, compliance, operations and technology. Previously he worked at a global recruitment company, successfully completing projects across risk and prudential regulation. Prior to this he spent six years at a Top Tier Investment Bank within a middle office equities function. Michael has an Economics Degree from the University of Birmingham.

michael.young@taybridge.co.uk
+44 203 102 6873

Raymond Lee

Senior Associate APAC

Ray joined Taybridge Asia in 2014 and leads the Risk and Compliance practices in Asia. He has executed senior mandates across APAC including Japan, Malaysia, Korea, Hong Kong, China, and Singapore. Prior to this, he worked for a Global search firm and helped to establish their Risk and Compliance practice in Asia.

He is experienced in working on senior retained mandates and has an extensive network across the region. Raymond graduated with a Bachelors in Economics from the University of Manchester.

raymond.lee@taybridge.hk
+852 3752 0426

Sanne Thio

Senior Associate APAC

Sanne runs the APAC Finance and Operations practice at Taybridge Associates. She moved to Hong Kong in January 2014 and is responsible for the delivery of mandates within financial services across APAC including India and offshoring strategies. She joined Taybridge in 2013 in London in the research function and worked on senior mandates across Finance, Operations & Technology.

Prior to this, she spent several years focused on Investment Banking Finance recruitment specifically Product and Finance Control and has background working in the APAC region. Sanne holds a degree in Politics and French from Durham University. She speaks English, Dutch, French and basic Mandarin.

sanne.thio@taybridge.hk
+852 3752 0427

Shirley Lai

Office Manager & Research Assistant

Shirley joined Taybridge Asia as the Office Manager and Research Assistant in 2017 and is responsible for the day-to-day running of the office and assisting with research projects.

Prior to this, Shirley spent seven years as the Head of Administration and Operations at a leading executive search firm. She is an experienced office manager with ten years of administrative experience in the recruitment industry.

Shirley holds a Bachelor of Chemistry with Management Studies from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and speaks English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

shirley.lai@taybridge.hk
+852 3752 0424

Bronia Kellingley

Executive Assistant to Founder and Managing Partner

Bronia joined Taybridge in 2007 to work a long side Stephanie Docherty as her Executive Assistant. She plays an integral role in the seamless delivery of high profile searches globally, and is also responsible for the day to day running of the office, including the HR agenda. Prior to joining Taybridge, Bronia worked with Steph as a team assistant at global recruitment firm. She is an associate of the CIPD.

bronia.kellingley@taybridge.co.uk
+44 203 170 8871

Alison Ashton

Office Admin & Research Assistant

Alison joined Taybridge in 2016 as an assistant to the research function. She also assists with the day to day running of the London office.

Prior to Taybridge, Alison has had over ten years experience in the executive search industry. She begun her career in Human Resources for a manufacturing company in Australia.

alison@taybridge.co.uk
+44 203 170 8759

Sarah Dalliday

Research Associate

Sarah joined Taybridge in 2017 as a Research Associate to assist in the firm’s research, execution and business development capacity.

Prior to Taybridge, Sarah worked at a boutique search firm focusing on management consulting within the Big4. Sarah has a History degree from the University of York.

sarah.dalliday@taybridge.co.uk
+44 203 170 8872

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Founder & Managing Partner

Stephanie founded Taybridge Associates in 2006 and works on C-suite executive appointments across all disciplines within the Financial Services industry globally. She is a thought leader on the topic of diversity and inclusion. Prior to Taybridge, Stephanie started her career at Ernst & Young before spending 20 years working for three Global recruitment and search firms. She has a degree in accountancy from London University.

steph.docherty@taybridge.co.uk
+44 203 170 8802

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Founder & Managing Partner

Stephanie founded Taybridge Associates in 2006 and works on C-suite executive appointments across all disciplines within the Financial Services industry globally. She is a thought leader on the topic of diversity and inclusion. Prior to Taybridge, Stephanie started her career at Ernst & Young before spending 20 years working for three Global recruitment and search firms. She has a degree in accountancy from London University.

steph.docherty@taybridge.co.uk
+44 203 170 8802

MEET THE TEAM

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Stephanie Docherty

Founder and Managing Partner

Stephanie Docherty

Founder & Managing Partner

Stephanie founded Taybridge Associates in 2006 and works on C-suite executive appointments across all disciplines within the Financial Services industry globally. She is a thought leader on the topic of diversity and inclusion. Prior to Taybridge, Stephanie started her career at Ernst & Young before spending 20 years working for three Global recruitment and search firms. She has a degree in accountancy from London University.

steph.docherty@taybridge.co.uk

+44 203 170 8802

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Alex Holbrook

Managing Director,
COO

Alex Holbrook

Managing Director, COO

Alex is the COO for Taybridge Associates and is responsible for Talent Management and Acquisition, Operational Excellence, Communications and Strategic Development. Previous to this she worked as a search consultant on retained assignments across Finance and Risk at both Director and Managing Director level.

She joined Taybridge Associates from a boutique Search and Selection firm where she was the head of internal recruitment and training. Prior to this she spent 10 years within a global recruitment firm and was head of their banking operations practice. She began her career within banking as an interest rate dealer for a large global bank after graduating from Sydney University with a Bachelor of Economics

alex.holbrook@taybridge.co.uk

+44 203 170 8874

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Julian Doyle

Managing Director
APAC Regional Head

Julian Doyle

Managing Director
APAC Regional Head

Julian joined Taybridge Associates to lead the risk practice globally and run the business in Asia.

Prior to joining Taybridge, Julian spent eight years executing senior retained mandates across risk management and compliance at both a global and regional level. He relocated from London to Asia in 2010.

He started his career working on senior finance mandates for FTSE 100 Clients. Julian has a Bachelors in Geography from Bristol.

julian.doyle@taybridge.hk

+852 3752 0425

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Jamie Robinson

Director, Global Head Of Technology & Operations Practice.

Jamie Robinson

Director, Global Head of Technology &
Operations Practice

Jamie heads the Technology practice and also Taybridge’s focus on near-shoring search and advisory.

Jamie returned to the UK in 2016 after four years in Hong Kong, where he managed the Asia Talent Acquisition team for an international Banking, Markets & Financial Services group, whilst executing on senior level searches for the organisation across infrastructure and front office functions.

Prior to his time in Asia, Jamie worked in executive search and headed the Technology practice for an international executive search boutique. Jamie holds a BSc in Psychology from Durham University.

jamie.robinson@taybridge.co.uk

+44 203 102 6874

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Nishreen Reed

Director MENA & India

Nishreen Reed

Director MENA & India

Nishreen joined Taybridge in 2015 to grow the firm’s presence in the Middle East and India. She has a 16 year track record of working with C-Suite executives in Global and Local institutions and prior to Taybridge worked for a boutique firm in Dubai.

Before relocating to Dubai in 2012, she had her own firm in London where she worked across all disciplines of Financial Services. Nishreen is also an accredited leadership coach with the International Coach Federation, a Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach and is certified across a variety of psychometric tools, including EQ-i 2.0, Hogan Assessments, Extended DISC and MBiT. Nishreen holds an Honours Degree in Law and Bachelors Degree in Science (Chemistry & Law) with the University of Exeter.

nishreen.reed@taybridge.hk

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Dan Ensor

Director, COO  & CFO
Practice

Dan Ensor

Director, COO & CFO Practice

Daniel joined Taybridge in 2017 as a member of the EMEA team with a remit to help Taybridge to continue to build and develop the search practice across all functions within the Financial Services Industry in EMEA and North America.

Daniel has been in executive search since 1998 and has worked on assignments across multiple functions including COO, strategy, project management, regulation, risk, finance/CFO and audit. Clients have included a variety of financial services firms including multinational banks as well as entrepreneurial firms in the fin-tech and alternative finance sectors. Daniel holds a BSc in Biological Sciences from King’s College London having graduated in 1998.

daniel.ensor@taybridge.co.uk

+44 203 170 8873

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Director, Head of Legal & Compliance

Stephen Wall

Director, Head of Legal & Compliance

Stephen joined Taybridge Associates in 2017 to further strengthen the legal, risk and compliance practice in EMEA and North America.
Stephen graduated in Business Studies from Northumbria University and has worked in executive search since 1999. He has completed search assignments across multiple jurisdictions and functions including, legal, risk and compliance.
Clients included a variety of financial services firms ranging from professional services, multinational banks & asset managers, hedge funds, alternatives and fin-tech’s.

stephen.wall@taybridge.co.uk

+44 203 170 8803

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Michael Young

Senior Associate

Michael Young

Senior Associate

Michael joined Taybridge Associates in 2016 to help the firms research, execution and business development capacity.

He works on global mandates across risk, finance, compliance, operations and technology. Previously he worked at a global recruitment company, successfully completing projects across risk and prudential regulation. Prior to this he spent six years at a Top Tier Investment Bank within a middle office equities function. Michael has an Economics Degree from the University of Birmingham.

michael.young@taybridge.co.uk

+44 203 102 6873

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Raymond Lee

Senior Associate
APAC

Raymond Lee

Senior Associate APAC

Ray joined Taybridge Asia in 2014 and leads the Risk and Compliance practices in Asia. He has executed senior mandates across APAC including Japan, Malaysia, Korea, Hong Kong, China, and Singapore. Prior to this, he worked for a Global search firm and helped to establish their Risk and Compliance practice in Asia.

He is experienced in working on senior retained mandates and has an extensive network across the region. Raymond graduated with a Bachelors in Economics from the University of Manchester.

raymond.lee@taybridge.hk

+852 3752 0426

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Sanne Thio

Senior Associate APAC

Sanne Thio

Senior Associate APAC

Sanne runs the APAC research at Taybridge Associates. She joined Taybridge Hong Kong in January 2014 and is responsible for the research delivery across infrastructure mandates within financial services and established blue chip clients across APAC. She joined Taybridge in 2013 in London in the research function and worked on senior mandates across Finance, Operations & Technology.

Prior to this, she spent several years focused on Investment Banking Finance recruitment specifically Product and Finance Control and has background working in the APAC region. Sanne holds a degree in Politics and French from Durham University. She speaks English, Dutch, French and basic Mandarin.

sanne.thio@taybridge.hk

+852 3752 0427

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Shirley Lai

Office Manager &
Research Assistant

Shirley Lai

Office Manager & Research Assistant

Shirley joined Taybridge Asia as the Office Manager and Research Assistant in 2017 and is responsible for the day-to-day running of the office and assisting with research projects.

Prior to this, Shirley spent seven years as the Head of Administration and Operations at a leading executive search firm. She is an experienced office manager with ten years of administrative experience in the recruitment industry.

Shirley holds a Bachelor of Chemistry with Management Studies from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and speaks English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

shirley.lai@taybridge.hk

+852 3752 0424

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Bronia Kellingley

Executive Assistant to Founder and Managing Partner

Bronia Kellingley

Executive Assistant to Founder and Managing Partner

Bronia joined Taybridge in 2007 to work a long side Stephanie Docherty as her Executive Assistant. She plays an integral role in the seamless delivery of high profile searches globally, and is also responsible for the day to day running of the office, including the HR agenda. Prior to joining Taybridge, Bronia worked with Steph as a team assistant at global recruitment firm. She is an associate of the CIPD.

bronia.kellingley@taybridge.co.uk

+44 203 170 8871

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Alison Ashton

Office Admin & Research Assistant

Alison Ashton

Office Admin & Research Assistant

Alison joined Taybridge in 2016 as an assistant to the research function. She also assists with the day to day running of the London office.

Prior to Taybridge, Alison has had over ten years experience in the executive search industry. She begun her career in Human Resources for a manufacturing company in Australia.

alison@taybridge.co.uk

+44 203 170 8759

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Sarah Dalliday

Research Associate

Sarah Dalliday

Research Associate

Sarah joined Taybridge in 2017 as a Research Associate to assist in the firm’s research, execution and business development capacity.

Prior to Taybridge, Sarah worked at a boutique search firm focusing on management consulting within the Big4. Sarah has a History degree from the University of York.

sarah.dalliday@taybridge.co.uk

+44 203 170 8872

CONTACT US

LONDON : HONG KONG

LONDON

3rd Floor, 75 King William St
London EC4N 7BE

T: +44 203 170 8800
E: info@taybridge.co.uk

Hong Kong

707 sompteux central, 52-54 wellington st
central, hong kong

T: +­852 ­3752 ­0425
E: info@taybridge.hk