Retail Executives Limited Appoints Matthew Parry as Partner and Announces 2 Other Senior Hires

Specialist retail executive recruitment firm Retail Executives has appointed Matthew Parry as partner. Additionally, they have announced two more senior hires, with Jean-Pierre ‘JP’ Gadsdon and Jane Carver joining as Associate Directors.

Retail Executives, a specialist retail executive search firm, has announced the appointment of Matthew Parry as partner to the firm. They have also appointed two new Associate Directors, Jean-Pierre Gadsdon and Jane Carver.

Retail Executives was founded in 2018 by Richard Hollister, using his many years of experience in recruitment. Before setting up the company, he worked at three of the top global executive search firms. The company benefits from a deep knowledge of the fashion and retail sector and uses respected industry leaders to advise the company. The company uses a creative approach to find the right solutions for their clients.

Matthew Parry has extensive experience in retail, having begun his graduate career in the UK retail sector. He has helped an international executive recruiter to launch their retail business, headed up Consumer Practice in the Middle East for an international search firm, and was in charge of appointing Board and senior executives for Dixons Retail. He has further experience with prominent businesses in appointing Boards and Senior Leadership Teams. Parry has been appointed as partner at Retail Executives with a focus on expanding the retail executive search.

Richard Hollister, Managing Partner of Retail Executives Limited, said:

“Matthew brings to the firm a wealth of invaluable experience of not just executing senior board levels roles but acquiring and retaining client and candidate relationships. Matthew has the same ethos as the rest of the team in making this the number one Retail Executive Search firm and being candidate focussed. Matthew will build up a team of highly skilled recruiters to grow the firm."

Retail Executives has also announced the appointment of two Associate Directors. Jean-Pierre ‘JP’ Gadsdon brings his experience in Talent Acquisition, having worked for brands such as George at Asda, FatFace and River Island. Jane Carver also has extensive experience in the field, having worked in agency recruitment for over a decade before working with in-house teams including Calvin Klein, Jaeger, and Clarks.

Darren Topp, Chairman, said:

"I would like to welcome Matt, Jane, and JP to Retail Executives. Richard is building a world class team as we look to build the retail executives business with our clear candidate focussed strategy which delivers the very best talent to our clients."

Retail Executives will be announcing further senior hires in the near future. Other recent hires include Sarah Curran-Usher MBE, who is heading up the new Retail Executives Advisory Network, and Sarah Gillett, who has been appointed as Non-executive Director.

Contact Richard Hollister at Retail Executives for more information; email, call +44 7970 010101 or write to Cansdales Bourbon Court, Nightingales Corner, Little Chalfont, Buckinghamshire HP7 9QS. Visit to find out more about the company.

Contact Info:
Name: Richard Hollister
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Organization: Retail Executives
Address: Cansdales Bourbon Court, Nightingales Corner, Little Chalfont, Buckinghamshire HP7 9QS
Phone: +44 7970 010101

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