Tim Pedlar - Coach
Tim began his career in sales before establishing his own IT Services business in 1991. Over the years he has worked in several start-up consulting and professional services companies, some his own firm and some supporting entrepreneurs. As a recruiter, Tim has worked mainly in investment banking and IT. He has recruited in a diverse range of countries and cultures and has hired people into all sorts of departments within a wide range of businesses.
In 2007, he joined Sapient Global Markets, a US consulting firm, and managed hiring for the Financial Services and Technology divisions. He then spent three years with Renaissance Group, a group of Financial Service Companies with headquarters in Moscow. The group focused on emerging markets and Tim was initially in charge of recruitment in Sub-Saharan Africa and latterly was Global Head of Resourcing.
In 2010, Tim led two recruitment campaigns for HSBC, one in Wealth Management, one in Commercial/Corporate Banking as well as leading the Executive Hiring Team responsible for all executive hiring across UK-based HSBC businesses. Since then, he has provided consultation for several US and European-based corporations, supporting their ambitions to expand in China. More recently Tim has been providing career, life and business coaching services. He holds a post graduate certificate in coaching from Birkbeck College, University of London.