Founder and Managing Director
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Colin has operated within the legal sector since the mid 90’s and was instrumental in developing the UK’s legal specialist office for the world’s largest executive search company. He has been working to assist many law practices with developing new thinking in long-established partnerships gearing up for the new regime under the Legal Services Act.
Projects he has overseen and completed have covered many different disciplines all over the UK and various other countries in three different continents. Example projects include merging two firms to create a top 100-law firm, acquisition of a London corporate finance boutique, a West End private client firm and assembling teams as diverse as Private Client, Aviation Finance and Employment.
He has also been invited to speak at several industry events and is a regular contributor to the media and has also recently been involved with the College of Law in their media training series (CPD classification intermediate and advanced, Practice Management & Compliance; Firm Mergers and Acquisitions, programme number 5548).
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David heads up the Accountancy division at Ortus Group and has over 20 years recruitment, mergers, acquisitions and disposals experience. During the last 18 years, he has been advising clients in the accountancy profession (Big 4, leading Group A firms and boutiques) on the strategic recruitment of new partners, personally overseeing the recruitment of scores of senior partners, including multi-million pound teams both in the UK and abroad.
David joined Ortus as a Partner in 2010 having spent the previous 8 years as a Director of the Accountancy division within a UK office within the world’s largest search network where he was consistently one of the top billing worldwide consultants each year. Sectors he has particular knowledge of include Tax, Audit, Corporate Finance, Business Recovery, Forensic Accounting Consulting/Advisory and Risk.
100 years of experience
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The team here are Ortus Group is very experienced with a combined experience of nearly 100 years between us, as directors, consultants, researchers and resourcers. This experience has been gained working in practice as well as part of some of the world’s largest search companies and we apply this expertise with confidence and confidentiality, every time.
We are always open to growing the team if we meet people with the right skills, attitude and application so if you are interested, or know someone who may be, don’t be shy – get in touch with us!