For over 20 years, Osprey Clarke has been recognised as a leading player in executive search and the provision of interim executives, supporting the growth of world class organisations.

Executive Search

A market leader in executive search, we recruit through sector and functional practice groups at board and senior management levels. We are the UK arm of Penrhyn International, ranked in the top 10 of global search firms, operating as a partnership of executive search firms sharing similar values and ethics.

Our single focus has always been on the delivery of high quality executive search. Our activity is supported by diligent and imaginative research, undertaken by some of the most experienced professionals in the industry. Carefully managing our client base, we keep 'off limits' organisations to a minimum. This allows us to conduct extensive research into any given sector.

We deliver to our clients shortlists of diverse, talented individuals, by always seeking to challenge the 'obvious choice'.The success of any executive search assignment depends on the relationship between our clients and ourselves. We believe that open, regular communication and transparency of operation are essential to successful working partnerships.

Interim Executives

With over 20 years of market leading experience operating at Senior Management and Executive level, we are connected to professional interims who have a reputation for producing results.

We are called upon for mission critical assignments requiring candidates with gravitas, specialist knowledge and highly developed expertise in their respective field to ensure a superior outcome for our client. We provide leaders in change and transformation, functional specialists across a broad range of sectors and industries.

We set a high bar to entry to the ranks of our interim team, our clients have come to expect us to provide them with the highest quality talent available in the market. We are proud to be Affiliate Members of the Institute of Interim Management. Visit our dedicated interim site here

Our Team
  • David Goldstone
  • Michael Herst
  • Joy Roscoe
  • Steve Dengel
  • Craig Marcham
  • Phil Grinhaff
  • Alison Hann

Each team member at Osprey Clarke has a minimum of 20 years’ experience operating in Executive Search. For further information and contact details please visit each individual profile.

Our Clients include
Global Reach


We act globally for our clients and we are the UK arm of Penrhyn International - a Top 10 Global Search Firm.

Our International & Emerging Markets Division is unrivalled advising businesses in transitional market economies.

Penrhyn International

Ranked in the top ten of global search firms, Penrhyn gives us access to a partnership of retained executive search firms who share our values and ethics. With member firms in countries across Europe, North and South America, India, Australia and Japan, we have access to local knowledge and expertise, immediately available and easily shared.

Penrhyn International is the only firm to produce four winners of the AESC Gardner Heidrick Award for outstanding contribution to the executive search profession. We are active members of the Association of Executive Search Consultants (AESC), the worldwide governing body for retained executive search firms.

International & Emerging Markets

This division has a focus on senior management and executive expatriate search throughout the Middle East (GCC), Africa and CIS regions.

With over 20 years’ experience, we represent a wide range of publicly, family, privately or state owned companies; academic institutions and non-profit organisations some of whom are considering emerging markets expansion for the first time.

We advise on typical working practices, package structures and visa requirements and invest significant time ensuring relocation aspects of each search are fully explored.

Contact Us

Our offices are located near to Oxford Circus and Bond Street Tube Stations.

Osprey Clarke
38 Queen Anne Street

+ 44 (0) 207 268 2060
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