Robert Draper

Robert is an Economics graduate from the University of Sussex and has worked in financial recruitment since 1996 when he joined one of the UK's largest financial recruiters, heading up two of their central London offices before taking on international roles in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. 

Upon his return to the UK, Robert joined an international recruitment business setting up new offices whilst also working in a regional role managing 5 offices in central London. After a 6 month secondment to New York assisting with the integration of two newly acquired businesses he returned to London in 2004. Robert joined Equity FD at the end of 2004 with the remit of setting up a new brand , Equity FC, focused specifically on recruiting financial controllers into entrepreneurial businesses.

As co­founder, Robert leads the Equity FC team and now has a specific focus on recruiting Finance Directors and CFOs, on both an interim and permanent basis, into businesses ranging from early stage start-ups through to some of the UK’s largest buyouts.

Sectors covered include Technology / Digital, Financial Services, Retail/Leisure, Manufacturing and Support Services with many of the businesses having external Private Equity or Venture Capital backing.

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