It takes a whole team to become the leading communications and advocacy headhunter in the UK and Brussels. We work hard, throw pretty amazing parties and are generous and supportive of each other. Together we recruit some of the most influential people in corporate and political communications. Join us, and meet them.

If you want less sausage factory and KPI chasing, more grown-up autonomy and transparency, speak to our MD, Ben

Why I didn’t enjoy recruitment.

If Ellwood Atfield hadn’t come along, I doubt I’d be in recruitment anymore. Now, two years after joining the communications and advocacy ...more

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Be part of one of the most dynamic and progressive headhunting firms in Europe and learn from the best. We are the fastest growing specialist ...more

Ellwood Atfield acquires Mondo Executive Search

October 2017. Ben Atfield commented on the acquisition "I am delighted to announce that Ellwood Atfield has acquired Mondo Executive Search, an ...more

The Palio & Ellwood Atfield

A new website and my first post. What to write about? Perhaps some tips on interview techniques? Or a strategic review of the communications market ...more

Speaker’s Parliamentary Placement Scheme

We are delighted to continue our support of the Speaker’s Parliamentary Placement Scheme as the fifth year of interns join the programme. Backed ...more

Ellwood Atfield welcomes Christophe Lécureuil

Christophe Lécureuil, Executive Director of the European Centre for Public Affairs, joins Ellwood Atfield as Senior Adviser.   Mark Dober, ...more

Westminster village – never dull!

The Barrage with Farage - right outside! We never quite know what we'll see walking out our front door onto Smith Square, but Nigel Farage's flotilla...more

EA Team (the young ones) compete in netball fundraiser

On a cold and windy evening, 14 EA’ers took part in a gruelling battle on the local netball court in Pimlico. The other half of Team EA, aka the ...more