A worldwide executive talent search firm in the technology sector.

Recognition One is a highly consultative global talent search company helping technology organisations to attract, hire and retain the most perfectly-suited and impactful talent.

Our 4 Core Values

1. Integrity

2. Responsibility

3. Excellence

4. Commitment

1. Integrity

We’ll behave in an honest and transparent manner and treat all stakeholders with respect.

2. Responsibility

We will represent your company and / or interests both professionally and positively.

3. Excellence

We strive to exceed expectations.

4. Commitment

We deliver on our promises.

Fanatical about Talent Search Optimisation
Talent that you Want to Hire (and then) that you can Hire

We believe passionately in helping our clients to make the perfect hire for every single vacancy and our expertise is often the key difference in making this happen. Our unique search methodology is exhaustive, and our interview process gets to the heart of a candidate’s drivers & motivations.

The result? Multiple A-Grade candidates for you to choose from. Your offers will be accepted, and executives will join your business for the right reasons and for a long-term career as opposed to a stopgap. We take pride in ensuring a fantastic recruitment experience for all parties involved.

Recognition One was founded in 2013 to make a step change improvement in executive search for the technology sector and we continue to make incremental improvements to the field today, growing organically to keep pace with demand, primarily driven by word of mouth.

Today we partner with over 30 technology organisations of all sizes, from privately owned VC backed Start-ups to major enterprises in the Fortune 1000.

Truly global, we’ve a distributed team of headhunters spread across Europe, the Americas & Asia and in 2019 made placements in 19 countries. We can help you scale internationally, ensuring a consistent culture fit and skills match across your worldwide team.

Meet the Team

Jay Grimes, Managing Director, Founder- Senior Appointments
JAY GRIMES MD & Founder – Senior Appointments
MAGDA KOSNAROVA – Operations Manager
Magda Kosnarova, Operations Manager
Lianne De Liz, Talent Partner
LIANE DE LIZ – Talent Partner
SANDRA DELBAR – Talent Partner
Sandra Delbar, Talent Partner
Jayson Searle, Senior Talent Partner
JAYSON SEARLE – Senior Talent Partner
GLENN HOLMAN – Talent Partner
Glen Holman, Talent Partner


PHONE: +44 (0)20 3308 9140


Bayley Hall, Queens Road
Hertford SG14 1EN