The technology industry is, by nature, fast-moving, highly competitive, and expanding rapidly – in almost every sector. Our technology practice is committed to partnering with clients to help them to attract the best IT professionals possible, enabling them to drive growth and retain their competitive advantage.

We offer interim, permanent recruitment solutions and transformation expertise working with some of the world’s leading brands. Including FTSE100, FTSE250, AIM-listed organisations, private equity funds, and portfolio businesses.

Roles we recruit

Chief Information Officer 
Chief Technology Officer
Chief Digital Officer
IT & Technology Director
Digital Director
Director of Innovation
Enterprise Architect
IT Transformation Lead
ERP/CRM Programme Lead
ERP Director
Programme Director
Portfolio Director
Business Change Manager
Programme/Portfolio Manager

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Tailored Approach

We provide a highly tailored and personal service. We invest time to assess our clients’ leadership needs, focusing on their strategic goals, culture, and the commercial landscape within which they operate.

Specialist Knowledge

BIE’s business is underpinned by a matrix structure of experienced consultants with specialist functional expertise. We take a fast, flexible approach and ensure we source the best skills fit for your project.

Diversity and Inclusion

We support organisations to build diverse leadership and to foster the inclusive cultures that will enable their people to succeed.

“BIE invested time to understand the business, provided market insight and ultimately provided a candidate that was the right fit for the business. We have been delighted with BIE’s approach”.

Harvey Nichols
COO, Harvey Nichols

“BIE has always been professional, helpful, straightforward, respectful, and easy to do business with. They also provide a trusted partnership when searching for senior hires.”

Sarah Hurrell, COO, Six Degrees
Operations and Technology Director, Six Degrees

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Meet the team

On average, the consultants within the BIE technology team have 15+ years’ experience, bringing with them significant levels of credibility and expertise.

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