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Nick Irving


0161 839 2000


Nick’s primary areas of expertise are the Consumer and Aviation sectors. Nick is passionate about executive search and is very proud to support many leading brands to appoint key leadership talent.

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Nick’s early career was spent progressing through a variety of operational and HR roles with a global food multiple.

He moved into recruitment 10 years ago and ran a regional business for a global recruitment firm before joining Howgate Sable as a Partner in 2011.

In consumer, Nick has supported many food, non food and FMCG organisations to recruit across most job families including Operations, HR, Finance, Trading and eCommerce and Marketing. Typically he works at Operating board and Head of Function level in FTSE 250 and equivalent businesses.

Nick has a lifelong passion for aviation and has recruited on behalf of airlines and airports across both highly technical roles and commercial facing ones. Some examples include Maintrol,  Planning, Operations Control, Flight Operations, Quality, Safety and Assurance, Finance and Marketing – at Head of function and Director level.

Areas of special expertise: Airlines, Airports, FMCG, Retail food and non Food multiples.