Testimonials from our clients

I have worked with Collingwood for many years, both as a candidate and as a hiring employer. Doug and his team are very professional and competent with both sides of the recruitment process. As a candidate, Collingwood spent a lot of time explaining the prospective employer's culture to me so that we could both assess the fit. As a hiring employer, they ensured that the detailed requirements were

~ President, Industrial Technology Client , USA

"We have worked with Collingwood on several occasions over the past five years, having had meaningful conversations about what we were looking for, they were always ultra professional in their dealings with us and they found some fabulous candidates which were all certainly credible. We would not hesitate to recommend them to other businesses".

~ Managing Director, VEKA , North West England

I’ve have been a candidate as well as using Collingwood for recruiting several key positions in our organisation and have always been impressed with their professionalism and ability to track down quality applicants. We have now begun to also make use of the executive coaching arm of the business and it is already paying dividends. I would recommend Collingwood without hesitation.

~ Managing Director, Consumer Products , West Midlands

We have used Collingwood on a number of occasions over the years and have always been impressed with their understanding of our business and our needs. The outcome of that understanding is high quality candidates and ultimately, some excellent, long-term, employees. I can fully recommend them and would not hesitate to use them in the future

~ CEO, Presspart Manufacturing , North West England

I have worked with Doug and the team at Collingwood over several years, both as a hiring manager and as a candidate. On both sides of the recruitment process what stands out is the effort that the Collingwood team put in to understand the business and its culture, find high quality candidates suited to the role, understand their aspirations and work to achieve a strong match.

~ Executive Director, Aircraft Manufacturer , UK

Finding the right people for our Senior Management is critical to our ongoing success. Collingwood have been a joy to work with, warm & professional with a fantastic approach to building a successful and long-term business relationship. From understanding our unique business needs, culture, sector and business challenges & opportunities Doug worked tirelessly to find us the right candidate.

~ HR Director, The ACC Liverpool , North West England