Tom Mason

Tom Mason

Chief Executive Officer

Tom is CEO of Armstrong Craven.

He has more than 15 years’ experience in key leadership roles, most recently as Senior Vice President of Pontoon Solutions, part of The Adecco Group.

Tom’s responsibilities include the development and implementation of Armstrong Craven’s strategic vision, including the company’s continuing international expansion.

He is passionate about the need for continuous innovation and best use of technology in order to ensure the highest standard of client service.

Rachel Davis

Rachel Davis

Deputy CEO

Rachel was part of the team involved in the MBO of Armstrong Craven in 2013.

Joined Armstrong Craven in 1998. Responsible for business development and driving the sales performance of the Business globally.

Previously held roles as COO and Practice Lead, responsible for driving the global growth of the Healthcare and Life Sciences practice.

Kanesh Khilosia

Kanesh Khilosia

Chief Operating Officer

Joined the business in 2016 and is responsible for financial performance and operational delivery. Kanesh brings with him extensive experience in leadership roles in professional service businesses, most latterly as CEO of Carlyle backed DBG.

Olivia Wynn

Olivia Wynn

Director Switzerland and Practice Director – HCLS

Joined Armstrong Craven in 2010 and has 14 years’ experience in Healthcare and Life Sciences.

Responsible for Global HCLS client accounts,  advising  and supporting our key HCLS clients, on solutions for achieving strategic goals through exceptional talent strategies, in the US,  LATAM, EMEA and APAC. Olivia started her career working for a medical devices company in Switzerland, before joining the executive search industry over a decade ago. She has a Joint Hons European BA in pharmaceutical marketing and international business management, is French national and fluent in English.

Teresa Wykes

Teresa Wykes

Practice Director, Technology

Prior to joining Armstrong Craven, Teresa gained in-depth knowledge in reward, executive search and HR consultancy - including delivering career transition service to board level executives.

Working internationally, Teresa has created solutions to meet a range of challenges; from succession planning to improving diversity. She advises clients on solutions across the range of services, working at board level, she also supports client HR teams to position and gain buy-in for key people initiatives.

Nick Bunkum

Nick Bunkum

Practice Director, Consumer & Industrial

Joined Armstrong Craven in 2017 as Practice Director, Consumer & Industrial.

Nick works with clients across a range of industries including oil and gas, energy, renewables, retail and manufacturing, working with the leaders of some of the world’s most influential and respected businesses to build and deliver bespoke, innovative and client-owned mapping, pipelining and insight services fully aligned to their business and HR priorities.

Before joining Armstrong Craven, he worked in senior recruitment roles within Europe and internationally for over 20 years.

Helen Coult

Helen Coult

Director, Asia Pacific

Helen is Director, Asia Pacific for Armstrong Craven. She joined the company in 2015 and previously held the position of Global Senior Client Partner across the Consumer and Industrial sectors, before being promoted to her current role working across all clients and industry sectors in 2018.

She has over 15 years’ experience in executive search, recruitment and talent consultancy and prior to joining Armstrong Craven held a senior in-house talent acquisition role within GroupM (part of the WPP Group).