Cunningham Executive Search (CES) was founded by Mark Cunningham in 2016. Based in Schuman, it offers a fresh approach to dealing with recruitment needs in the Brussels market for EU professionals and for COO/CFO's in Brussels, London, Dublin and throughout Europe. Mark has over 25 years experience in the Consultancy business. Cunningham Executive Search not only finds you the right people but can also assist your whole HR function from how to write an engaging job description, CV filtering, interview training and can also provide consultancy services for your business. Consultancy services range from how to run your business, upscaling of the business and buying and selling of businesses. Mark trained as a Chartered Accountant in London in the early 1990's before moving to Brussels in 1997. He has spent 20 years in the Brussels bubble and worked for Hill+Knowlton Strategies for 15 years, seeing rapid expansion in the Brussels market and becoming the CFO/COO not only of the Brussels operation, but also Western Continental Europe. In 2012 Mark became a partner and COO of cabinet DN, overseeing a doubling in the size of the business. Mark has been responsible for recruitment and the mentoring of staff in these roles and has built up an extensive network in Brussels and throughout Europe during this period. Mark is also a fellow of the Institute of Directors (FIOD) and Chartered Accountants of England & Wales (FCA).

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Mark can be contacted at or on +32 477 225 445


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