Meet the team

The perfect combination of experience, expertise and passion

The 360 Search Directors

SARAH MCGRATH

Director

SARAH MCGRATH
LYNDA BARNES

Director

LYNDA BARNES
SARAH
MCGRATH

Director


Sarah has over 10 years’ market experience and is a market leader with excellent negotiation skills. Sarah operates at senior and executive levels and is involved in discrete projects that require a confidential approach. She works with some of the most prolific entrepreneurs within the broker market and wider Financial Services.

Sarah holds a Degree in Business, Degree in Nutritional Therapy and is currently, mid-way through a Degree in Psychology.

LYNDA
BARNES

Director


Lynda has over 15 years’ market experience, having started her career as an insurance underwriter where she gained invaluable insights into the internal workings of the industry along with a technical understanding of equating risk.

During her career, Lynda has consulted, recruited and headhunted at the highest levels; playing a pivotal role in enabling international start-ups to map out and onboard the very best talent.

The 360 Search Team

Holly Railes

Financial Services Recruitment Manager IE and UK

Holly Railes
Iveta Skytova

Recruitment Resourcing Executive

Iveta Skytova
Eoin Murray CIP

Insurance Recruitment Consultant

Eoin Murray CIP
Kate Corcoran

Associate Recruitment Consultant

Kate Corcoran
Holly
Railes

Financial Services Recruitment Manager IE and UK


Holly is an established Recruitment Consultant in the Financial Planning & Wealth Management sectors. Having previously worked in an Irish-based Life & Pensions Brokerage, Holly brought with her invaluable knowledge and insight of the industry. This has allowed her to develop key client relationships and a significant network, in order to best match Employers with suitable talent. As a result she has played an integral part in the growth plans of many Irish-based Brokers.
Holly is at the forefront of 360 Search’s UK offering, bringing her tailored and personalised recruitment offering to UK based clients with a key focus on the compliance function within the Financial Services industry.
In addition, Holly is a Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA) and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting & Finance from Lancaster University.

Iveta
Skytova

Recruitment Resourcing Executive


Iveta is a results-driven consultant with a proven track record in the recruitment, telecom, and skincare sectors. A business founder and natural leader, able to engage all levels of stakeholder with effective communication.

Well-developed specialist skills in international product sourcing, account management and building customer pipeline, enabling the smooth navigation of business challenges in the global marketplace. Strong background in building solid, lasting relationships with candidates and clients alike whilst ensuring all recruitment requirements are met.

Eoin
Murray
CIP

Insurance Recruitment Consultant


Eoin joined 360 Search from a fast-paced brokerage, bringing with him valuable experience and insight of the Insurance industry. Having previously completed the Certified Insurance Personnel designation, Eoin is looking to put his industry knowledge to good use in his role within 360 Search. He has over 4 years of experience in the insurance industry with great success in general insurance. Eoin is part of the Insurance and Compliance recruitment team.

Kate
Corcoran

Associate Recruitment Consultant


Kate joined 360 Search from a fast-paced Brokerage, bringing with her a strong insight of a Life & Pensions business. During her time as a Financial Advisor, Kate ensured the needs of her clients were met and has proven success in building strong and lasting relationships. Kate also holds the QFA designation and will incorporate this knowledge and experience when recruiting for the Life & Pensions industry.

RE Board Members

JAMES CAAN CBE

Chairman

JAMES CAAN CBE
ABID HAMID

CEO

ABID HAMID
ANGUS MCDOWELL

CFO

ANGUS MCDOWELL
GREG HOLLIS

COO

GREG HOLLIS
JAMES
CAAN
CBE

Chairman


James Caan CBE is one of the UK’s most successful entrepreneurs. He made a global success of his recruitment companies, Alexander Mann and Humana International. In 2004, he founded private equity firm Hamilton Bradshaw which now has a portfolio of 30+ businesses. He is well known for joining the hit BBC show – Dragons’ Den, and The Business Class on CNBC. A passionate supporter of small businesses, James chaired the government’s Start-Up Loans scheme and now invests in and mentors Recruitment Entrepreneur businesses.

ABID
HAMID

CEO


Abid trained as a lawyer working in corporate finance before entering recruitment 25 years ago. He’s worked in over 35 countries in various CEO roles and was investor and director of a UK FTSE 250 company, as well as a non-executive director for many different types of recruitment companies. As the founder of ARBP, a global training company responsible for training recruiters in over 22 countries, he has a wealth of experience in building and managing growing teams. Abid's industry specialisms include; oil and gas, security and professional services.

ANGUS
MCDOWELL

CFO


Angus leads the finance team and works across the investment cycle, conducting due diligence and project managing live origination deals. He is also heavily involved in helping design and develop the strategy and planning for all portfolio partner businesses to assist with driving value creation. Angus has a wealth of managerial and board level experience and an MBA at Cass Business School.

GREG
HOLLIS

COO


Greg is 360 Search’s COO. With over 22 years’ business development and management experience, Greg sets our operational strategy and supports the team with increasing sales performance and attracting the right talent to join the business. Greg supports the creation and delivery of the company strategy, and growth plans. He also ensures best practice processes are implemented and used by everyone in the business.

If recruitment is your passion and you want to work with the best in the business, you could be the perfect match for us.
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