MEET THE 360 SEARCH TEAM

360 Search is knowledgeable in matters of recruitment and employment law, diligent in our selection process and careful always to propose candidates qualified for the tasks to which they will be assigned.

360 Search is a company guided by the desire to be excellent in all hiring matters and bound by the obligation to be ethical in every respect. Proud of the quality and diverse range of candidates that we represent, our remit is to help employers find experienced and qualified personnel in permanent, temporary and contract positions across a broad range of business disciplines and introduce candidates to new careers that offer opportunity and reward.

Why Choose Us?
We have recruited from the industry for the industry, so our team is close to our markets, connected and understands that in niche industries, discretion is paramount.

Once we have engaged with you, we offer you honest and transparent feedback throughout the process of changing but more importantly, ensure that you are settled into your new environment and role thereafter.

We apply a full, tailored, 360 approach to the recruitment process and our role acting for you does not simply stop once you start your new post.

OUR TEAM

 

LYNDA BARNES

MANAGING DIRECTOR

 


linda Barnes LinkedinEmail: [email protected] Phone: 01-63 44 990


Lynda Barnes, Managing Director of 360 Search has over fifteen  years market experience having started her career as an insurance underwriter, where she gained invaluable insights into the internal workings of insurance companies along with a technical understanding of equating risk. During her career, Lynda has consulted, recruited and headhunted at the highest levels, and, has played a pivotal part in enabling international start-ups, map out and recruit the very best talent. Recruiting at executive levels, this ensures that 360 candidates have access to the right people at the right level when they are looking to change their role. More recently, she has been engaged in providing a mergers & acquisitions facilitation service to insurance brokers.

SARAH MCGRATH

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR

 


Sarah Mcgrath LinkedinEmail: [email protected] Phone: 01-63 44 990


Skilled in her profession, Sarah is a general insurance market leader. She has finely tuned negotiation skills to ensure insurance professionals get what they want from any recruitment process. On the requisite side, her ability to manage and develop key relationships at senior levels, ensures that each 360 candidate has access to every employer of choice in the insurance sector. In a former life, Sarah had extensive experience working in a fast paced high street recruitment environment, dealing with roles ranging from junior to senior management within a variety of industries before joining 360 Search. Sarah is a qualified Nutritional Therapist with a passion for corporate wellbeing in the workplace, having advised many insurance industry associations on the subject.

 

ELLEN BYRNE

INSURANCE AND COMPLIANCE EXECUTIVE SEARCH CONSULTANT


Ellen Mcgrath LinkedinEmail: [email protected] Phone: 01-63 44 990


Ellen Byrne joined 360 at the start of 2016 to further augment 360s general insurance offering.She joined the firm with a wealth of HR expertise spanning from sales management through to training and development of senior hires.Her expertise in all legal aspects of Human Resources ensures she can offer unrivalled support to our General Insurance hiring managers.Ellen has further developed the mid-market commercial broking function at 360 and has had significant success in completing compliance projects for insurance companies and brokers alike.Currently finishing her Business Studies Degree with a specialisation Finance, Ellen is a believer in personal development and expanding her business acumen.

 

FRANK WHELAN

ACCOUNTANCY, FINANCE AND ACTUARIAL EXECUTIVE SEARCH CONSULTANT


Ellen Byrne LinkedinEmail: [email protected] Phone: 01-63 44 990


Having over twenty years market experience, Frank started his career as a broker in the London reinsurance market, where he gained invaluable insights into finance and the internal workings of financial institutions.Frank has a wide range of knowledge and experience in his chosen field of accountancy & finance recruitment and the professionals with whom he has dealings with. During his career, Frank has consulted, recruited and headhunted at the highest levels for established international companies, as well as playing a pivotal part in enabling international start-ups map out and recruit the very best talent to fill their roles.

DEREK FITZGERALD

LIFE & PENSIONS EXECUTIVE SEARCH CONSULTANT


linda Barnes Linkedin Email: [email protected] Phone: 01-63 44 990


Having spent 19 years working in the life and pensions sector. 15 of which were spent as a Financial Advisor. Seeking a new challenge Derek has moved to 360 into the world of recruitment. Using his years of experience Derek is currently recruiting in the sector of Life and Pensions. Derek is our newest recruit and we'd like to welcome him to the 360 Search team and the recruitment industry.

 

CAITLIN SHIPLEY

BUSINESS MANAGER


linda Barnes Linkedin Email: [email protected] Phone: 01-63 44 990


 Caitlin joined 360 Search with a defined career in recruitment business support. At 360 Search, Caitlin initially acted purely to support each business division, managing all 360’s outsourced arrangements with designers, SEO firms, IT providers and industry associations.Caitlin was promoted to the role of Business Manager, where in addition to her other responsibilities she now arranges and oversees all on-line marketing, industry events and public relations with trade journals.She has a defined role in strategically directing our market presence on-line.Caitlin is now finishing out a Diploma in Strategic Marketing to further develop her skills.

TONY FITZPATRICK

FINANCE DIRECTOR


linda Barnes LinkedinEmail: [email protected] Phone: 01-63 44 990


Tony is an accountant with over 18 years experience beginning his career in Stockbroking and Asset Management. In the midst of the tech boom Tony took the role of Financial Controller of one of Ireland’s largest Dot-Com companies where he helped it become a major player in global banking software. Tony returned to Financial Services some years ago taking up a position of Finance Director with an Inter Dealer Broker operating in the Interbank market. Tony is responsible for finance and strategic development.

PETER MCKENNA

NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR


linda Barnes Linkedin Email: Available on request Phone: 01-63 44 990


Peter joined the board of 360 Search as Non Executive Director and we are delighted to have an individual of his calibre and business experience as part of the team. Peter is Stadium Director at Croke Park and previously ran Smurfit Publications. He also won Marketer of the Year in 2013. Peter’s wealth of experience and skilled commercial and marketing acumen will help steer 360 Search as it grows over the coming years.

LEADERS IN RECRUITMENT

As leaders in recruitment we’ve built our business on the belief that having the right people makes all the difference, especially when it comes to our own staff. Building lasting relationships is the key to our success and when you work for us we don’t just give you a job – we offer you a career.