Discovering tomorrow’s leaders, today

Over 20 years of executive recruitment in real estate and construction

With a reputation for being the best-connected search firm in the industry, we find leaders who change the very face of the built environment.


The Executives’ choice for recruitment

For many years we’ve been in the business of building relationships. The ones that survive and thrive through thick and thin. This is the Holtby Turner way, and this is how we win. In an ever-changing world, being dependable is an understated luxury.

Discover and Develop Brilliant People

From search to succession planning, we complete and close assignments that others might push to an ‘applicant not found’ pile. By staying connected and in the know, we help clients stay out front and centre in a broad range of sectors across the built environment.

What Others Say About Us

CBRE has worked with Holtby Turner for many years and we have enjoyed a very valuable relationship. The Company is very well connected in the real estate world and has demonstrated an astute insight in matching people requirements / positions to individuals. We have always appreciated their proactive and tenacious approach which has brought great results.

Martin Samworth, Group President and CEO

We appreciate Holtby Turner’s knowledge about the market and positive, passionate way they approach assignments, from senior search and workshops on business strategy and values. They always deliver above and beyond and provide us with a real return on our investment.

Michael Woodhead, CEO HCP

We recently worked with Holtby Turner on key non-executive appointments. Their knowledge of the marketplace and industry connections, coupled with a real desire to understand our wants and needs, resulted in us being introduced to several excellent and appointable candidates”

Sean Tompkins, Global CEO RICS