Alex Watson leads the firm's Business and Professional Services Practice in London and is a senior member of the Technology Practice. With more than 20 years of executive search experience, she specializes in senior appointments predominantly for strategy, management consulting, technology services and private equity clients throughout Europe. Alex is based in London.
Alex joined Russell Reynolds Associates from a leading international executive search firm, where she was a partner. In this role, she focused on building management teams for high growth VC/PE-backed and corporate digital and technology businesses. Alex previously spent 12 years as co-founder and managing director of a boutique search firm specializing in leadership hires across multiple sectors and disciplines for blue-chip technology, consulting and professional services organizations. Her early career was spent in commercial roles in the leadership development and coaching sector.
EDUCATION & AFFILIATIONS
Alex holds a BA in law and society, with honors, from the University of Exeter.
Business and Professional Services, Technology, Executive Search