Darren Richards

Associate Director

An Economics graduate from Aberystwyth University, Darren has an impressive 20-year-plus legacy of successful industry experience. A specialist in the financial recruitment sector, he is a living, breathing example of the Seymour John core values.

He started his career in London with a FTSE-250-listed company where he was promoted to Business Director by consistently delivering outstanding results. A clear, strategic thinker who has specialised in recruiting mid-senior finance and risk professionals throughout his career, becoming an exclusive, trusted partner to many clients who value his no-nonsense advice.

As Darren says: “We are business-experienced professionals and experts in our field. We understand the real world business challenges our clients face and are confident in delivering an effective recruitment strategy that meets them head on. We’ve been doing this a long time; with that comes a whole lot of added value.”

The longevity and focused nature of Darren’s specialism makes him uniquely well networked, keeping him bang up to date with regulatory trends across the fast changing Financial Services community he serves. His clients have complimented him as “demonstrating an excellent understanding of the market” and “delivering a true consultancy service”.

Darren enjoys all aspects of outdoor life, particularly spending family time on Gower beaches during both summer and winter. He is also doing his best to see the world, highlights include three months spent travelling through Australia and New Zealand with his wife and son and ski holidays in North America.

Contact details

Email: darren@seymourjohn.com

Telephone: 07702 285756

Darren Richards