Karl has accumulated over 25 years experience in executive search in the travel, hospitality and leisure industries across all management disciplines for hotel companies, restaurant chains, food service providers, hospitality and event caterers, and other food and beverage related commercial environments.
Successfully completed search mandates range from board appointments to executive functional heads, corporate, regional and senior management roles in large scale hotels, venues and sites.
Karl is well connected in the UK hospitality, travel and leisure sectors. He is a regular attendee at a variety of hospitality and leisure industry seminars, trade gatherings and events. His client base is UK and Ireland centric including large corporations, SMEs, and independent organisations in niche sub-sectors of the travel, hospitality and leisure industries.
A graduate of Shannon College of Hotel Management in Ireland, Karl spent his formative years post graduation in hotel operations before pursuing a career in commercial recruitment for hotels and food service businesses and subsequently in executive search for the hospitality and leisure industries.