Peter Dunphy

My Services

Building recruitment businesses through organic build, MBO, Joint Venture and Start-Up. The group will be primarily operating within the Professional and Financial Services sectors including Insurance, Risk, Actuarial, Analytics, Employee Benefits, Compliance, Regulatory and Banking. I am also keen to talk to entrepreneurial individuals and teams looking for a platform and financing for start-ups and strong Managers and recruitment consultants who wish to join the business at an exciting stage. Background: Co-Founder of Darwin Rhodes/Dryden Human Capital in 1996. CEO & Chairman until May 2011. Director of Holding Company and businesses in UK, USA, Ireland, Switzerland, India, Hong Kong, China and Australia. Strategic Business Planning. Establishment of new locations and business streams. Sales Management and Key (National) Account Development. Staff training in recruitment skills, public speaking, compliance and social media. Overall responsibility for corporate transactions, finance and financial management, insurance and legal issues. Company Secretary and Chairman of the Board. Specialities: Private Equity/VCT and private investor funding deals. Commercial Due Diligence. Acquisitions, Buyouts and JVs. Business build and turnaround including costs analysis and control. International company establishments (Western and Eastern Europe, USA, Asia Pacific including Hong Kong, China, Australia and India). Creating growth strategies. Management recruitment and coaching. Effective chairing of Board meetings and investor/shareholder relations. From June 2011 to August 2013 NED/Management Consultant for Cogs Agency, a leading Digital Media Recruitment Company From March 2012: Executive Producer and Company Director Gizmo Films Productions:

Advisory type

Recruiting & HR

Service line

Full Service Firm, Executive Search, Interim Recruiting / Management, Recruiting, Banking & Financial Services, Information Technology / IT, Treasury


Executive Search Recruitment/Retention Management Consulting Talent Acquisition Business Strategy Change Management People Management Mentoring Start-ups Team Leadership Key Account Management Business Planning Sales Management Fundraising International Business Film Production Feature Films Independent Film Film Finance Documentaries Management Public Relations Recruiting Human Resources Mergers & Acquisitions Interviews Training New Business Development Coaching Strategic Planning Strategy Executive Management Finance Financial Services Budgets Private Equity Business Development Investments Technical Recruiting Search Project Planning Sourcing Digital Media Talent Management Entrepreneurship Recruitment Advertising Employee Benefits Contract Recruitment CRM Career Development

College / University Degrees


University of Liverpool

My Snapshot

  • # Peer recommendations: 0
  • Rate/hour ($): 100-200
  • Experience level (yrs): expert
  • Size of typical clients: Enterprise