WHO WE ARE

A PARTNERSHIP BUILT

ON TRUST

Each of our partners has at least 20 years’ industry experience. We focus all of our energy into driving partnerships and building trusted relationships with both our clients and candidates.

Managing Partner

Oskar Yasar

Oskar is regarded as a global leader in executive recruitment within corporate communications and investor relations...

Oskar is regarded as a global leader in executive recruitment within corporate communications and investor relations. With over 20 years' experience, he has helped place more than 300 senior communications and investor relations professionals globally.

Oskar established the partnership after nine years at VMA Group where as a board director and managing director of VMA International he helped build a global network and established its executive search and investor relations practice.

Before transitioning into executive recruitment, Oskar was a senior consultant at Citigate Dewe Rogerson where he advised on a significant number of transactions and IPOs including the £9bn pan-European IPO of Orange and E.ON's acquisition of Powergen.

Managing Partner

David Broome

David's experience and skills span 15 years specialising exclusively in corporate communications executive recruitment...

David's experience and skills span 15 years specialising exclusively in corporate communications executive recruitment. Previously a board director at VMA Group, he has partnered with organisations across multiple markets to help find the very best industry talent, particularly within the field of internal communications.

David specialises in the successful appointment of senior corporate and internal communications professionals and regularly leads industry forums for senior communicators to aid community building across the communications profession.

Partner

Jo Moss

Jo is the founder of Moss Coaching, a leading executive and leadership coaching consultancy, as well as a partner at Broome Yasar Partnership...

Jo is the founder of Moss Coaching, a leading executive and leadership coaching consultancy, as well as a partner at Broome Yasar Partnership. With over 20 years' experience advising international clients on communications issues, she previously worked for financial communications consultancies Brunswick as Head of International Recruitment, FTI Consulting and Citigate Dewe Rogerson.

Jo has worked for the Spanish Government in their privatisation team and was director of investor relations for Argentaria, now BBVA. She began her career in investment banking at Goldman Sachs and is an expert in working cross border and also across cultures. She speaks French and Spanish fluently.

Head of Research

Sunny Bumpstead

Sunny has over 15 years' experience in executive search and HR consultancy. She has worked in executive recruitment both in London...

Sunny has over 15 years' experience in executive search and HR consultancy. She has worked in executive recruitment both in London and Sydney with specialist HR consultancy Frazer Jones and started her career in communications agency with GCI.

Since joining the partnership in January 2016, Sunny has focused on leading research projects for in-house corporate affairs and investor relations mandates for clients across the FTSE 100 and 250 to international blue chip brands.

Lead Partner – Asia-Pacific

Katrina Andrews

The first recruitment professional ever-listed in PRWeek’s global 'Power Book 500', Katrina established our Asia-Pacific arm...

The first recruitment professional ever-listed in PRWeek’s global 'Power Book 500', Katrina established our Asia-Pacific arm, Andrews Partnership, after four years as founder and board director of VMA Group Asia-Pacific.

Her intimate involvement with high-level recruitment has made her a key figure in the growth of Asia’s communications industry in recent years, as she has partnered with businesses across the region to match the right senior talent to the right organisational cultures.

Previously, Katrina spent seven years as APAC managing director at Melcrum, global specialists in internal communications research.

Lead Partner – North America

Pepper Binner

Pepper is the founder of PLBsearch, our US based affiliate and boutique executive search firm focused on communications...

Pepper is the founder of PLBsearch, our US based affiliate and boutique executive search firm focused on communications, public affairs and investor relations professionals. Pepper has spent two decades in executive recruiting, previously as senior client partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Korn Ferry International. She was one of the original members of the firm’s global corporate affairs practice where she executed hundreds of searches for Fortune 500 companies, agencies, trade associations, non-profits and academic institutions.

Pepper has a widespread reputation as a true expert in the fields of communications and IR. She is active in industry trade organisations including the National Investor Relations Institute, International Association of Business Communicators and Washington Women in PR.

Lead Partner – North America

Asheley Linnenbach

Asheley Linnenbach is a Partner at our US affiliate PLBsearch and also operates her own search consultancy on the US West Coast...

Asheley Linnenbach is a Partner at our US affiliate PLBsearch and also operates her own search consultancy on the US West Coast, Jordan Partners. Based in San Francisco, Asheley’s search expertise includes communications and investor relations across all industry verticals. She has also served as the Interim Head of Talent at Sephora. Previously, Asheley was a Partner at Korn/Ferry International in their San Francisco and Washington, D.C. offices. She was a member of the firm’s corporate affairs practice where she specialized in senior-level corporate communications, investor relations and public affairs searches.
Partner – Asia-Pacific

Emma Donald

Emma joined Andrews Partnership, our Asia-Pacific partner, after 11 years at Haymarket Media and Euromoney, working on titles...

Emma joined Andrews Partnership, our Asia-Pacific partner, after 11 years at Haymarket Media and Euromoney, working on titles such as FinanceAsia. During her time in publishing, she built strong relationships in communications across all industries throughout Asia, ensuring an in-depth understanding of the communications industry. Emma chairs the Andrews Partnership quarterly Internal Communications Leadership Forum which brings together over 80 regional heads of internal communications across a diverse industry base each year.
Partner – Asia-Pacific

Lillian Schonewise

Lillian joined our Asia-Pacific affiliate Andrews Partnership following an executive level recruitment career in the US...

Lillian joined our Asia-Pacific affiliate Andrews Partnership following an executive level recruitment career in the US. She has worked with clients across multiple industries including Finance, Technology and Communications to provide high level talent while understanding the needs of each business.