Neil Pope is the Founder and Managing Director of Millington Pope. Neil has over 30 years experience in the recruitment industry in the UK and Ireland. His career in recruitment began in the late 1980s with Austin Benn Consultants. He became Managing Director after the business was acquired by Corporate Services Group PLC (now Impellam Group PLC). That executive management team grew the income of the PLC to almost £1bn. In 1998 Neil founded his first independent executive search practice and has become a trusted advisor to many entrepreneurial organisations, while maintaining an extensive network of senior executives seeking high-impact leadership roles. Neil has initiated, from concept, national programs for voluntary based capacity building.
Neil has considerable voluntary board experience in the areas of social services, education and international development. Neil is a member of the Institute of Directors, UK.