Our Mission

At Consult Search & Selection, our mission is to provide each of our clients with a professional and specialised service, always ensuring the delivery of the highest quality profiles, alongside providing each of our candidates with the most effective, ethical representation possible. Founded in 2003 as a specialist recruitment consultancy focusing on healthcare sales and marketing, we have grown significantly to become a UK and European market leader in our field. We now offer a much broader range of commercial and clinical recruitment solutions to a large and dedicated customer base.



Consult Search & Selection are a healthcare recruitment consultancy who provide trusted advice to many of the world's leading brands and executives. Our consultants match talent to outstanding opportunities.


Accessing the highest level opportunities...
Our aim is to work with you to provide solutions for some of the most important aspects of your lives - job satisfaction and personal development.


Your talent needs... understood
We recognise that the biggest assets for successful businesses are their employees. We provide expert solutions to ensure that your assets are maximised.


The range of experience covers global corporates to small high growth entities. We provide discrete solutions by nurturing relationships, providing you with access to talent at critical times.



At Consult Search & Selection, we believe that the people behind a company are just as important as the company itself - which is why we are great at what we do. Here's a chance for you to put a face to the name of the Consultant you are working with and more importantly understand what value they will be adding to your search. You can learn more about the people behind Consult Search & Selection below;

Senior Management

  • Michelle Lally

    CEO And Head Of Global Search

    Michelle has over 16 years' experience at senior level, executive search with a specific focus on EMEA and ASPAC. She has built a wealth of knowledge and network of contacts based on a personal approach to each client and high levels of professional discretion.

  • Rob Wilson


    A highly experienced recruitment professional with over 16 years' of experience recruiting for specialist permanent and contract positions. Working closely with a dedicated customer base, Rob recruits predominately for positions within Commercial Audiology, both in the UK and across Europe.

  • Nicola Elliott

    HR And Operations Manager

    With over 7 years' experience working in a HR and Sales environment, Nicola oversees the Office Management of Consult Search & Selection. Taking day to day responsibility for numerous functions within the business including HR, Finance and Facilities Management. Nicola has a wealth of knowledge within business operations and is CIPD qualified.

Animal Health

  • Samantha Culling

    Business Manager - Animal Health

    Samantha has got over 8 years' experience in senior level, Commercial recruitment and Business Development. Her main focus, prior to joining Consult was to develop the senior sales market across the UK for Engineering and Manufacturing businesses. This experience has enabled Samantha to build long-standing relationships with technical sales professionals, focussing on niche, technical specialisms. Samantha has joined Consult to continue her career in Commercial recruitment, providing reliable, informed recruitment services to new and existing clients.

  • Claire Telford

    Senior Recruitment Consultant

    Claire has over 8 years' experience working in recruitment industry specialising primarily in sales and marketing positions. Initially starting her career as an onsite recruiter for a Financial Services company before developing her career with Consult Search and Selection in the Animal Health industry. Claire has a wealth of experience and a strong network which has enabled a strong track record of delivering results.

  • Michal Nowak

    Recruitment Resourcer

    Michal graduated with a degree in Business Management from the University of Sheffield and joins us as a specialist Recruitment Resourcer on our Animal Health team. He is dedicated mainly to commercial recruitment, focusing on sales and marketing roles and building strong relationships to become a trusted advisor to all candidates in the Animal Health industry.


  • Patrick Reed

    Senior Recruitment Consultant

    Patrick is an ambitious, driven recruitment consultant with a specialist focus on Audiology. He has quickly established himself within his specialist market, being a recruiter of choice for many independents, national retailers and major manufacturers within the UK marketplace, diligently supporting clients and candidates alike throughout numerous processes. Patrick's work ethic, coupled with his commercial market knowledge, can clearly add value to a candidate's job search or a company's hire.

  • Dylan Yarborough

    Recruitment Resourcer

    Dylan was Consult’s first ever intern and has returned in 2019 following the completion of his degree, in which he received a First Class Honours in Business and Marketing. Dylan has joined our fast-developing Audiology Business unit and, as someone who suffers with hearing loss and tinnitus, he finds himself in a unique position to understand and invest in a market that affects him personally. His commercial skill set, brand knowledge and previous experience of working across all of our healthcare divisions means he has a solid foundation for his career in recruitment.


  • Lauren Wilkinson

    Recruitment Consultant

    After graduating with a BA in English Literature, Lauren originally started her career in the residential market in a sales and administrative role. After taking the plunge into recruitment, Lauren gained one year of experience within the industry in a supportive role, recruiting in the Pharmaceutical and Medical Device arena across sales, clinical and marketing positions. Now working closely with Emma, she sources for our Clinical division and predominantly specialises in General Medical, Specialist Medical, Dental & Orthodontic. Lauren works alongside small-medium size clinics UK wide and large global organisations, assisting them in finding the best talent in the market for their business.


  • Sally Piper

    Business Manager - Dental

    Sally has over 8 years' experience within the recruitment industry, most of her time has been spent with a specific focus on entry-senior level placements within the UK and European Dental marketplace. She works closely with a range of leading multi-national companies across the dental industry covering areas such as Dental Consumables, Dental Implants & Aesthetics and Dental Equipment. She has recruited for positions from entry level to Senior Management and offers a discreet and professional approach to clients and candidates alike.

  • Fabio Snow

    Recruitment Consultant

    Fabio has spent the majority of his working career based in the sales industry of the prestigious car brand BMW, but most recently worked as a specialist Recruiter in the Education sector of Recruitment. Joining Consult Search & Selection Fabio looks to bring innovation and passion to the Dental team where he can learn more about the sector and become a market specialist to assist you on your journey with us.

  • Lily Fearn

    Recruitment Resourcer

    Lily joins the Consult team as a Recruitment Resourcer in our Dental division. A recent Sociology graduate from Sheffield Hallam University, Lily is able to apply her skills when discussing and understanding her candidates’ motivations to find a new role. Her driven nature and professionalism are a great foundation for her career in recruitment and the world of Dentistry.

Medical Devices

  • Vahn Burgess

    Business Manager - Medical Devices

    Vahn has a BA in marketing and 5 years' experience within the recruitment industry. He is a specialist within commercial placements across UK and International Medical Devices markets. Vahn works with a broad range of clients from large multi-national organisations to innovative start-ups within Surgical Devices, Orthopaedics, Medical Technology and other LifeScience sectors with an expertise in placing candidates from entry level to senior management. Vahn is able to provide our customers with a tailored, professional approach as well strong market insights on the medical devices market.

  • Elliott Firth

    Recruitment Consultant

    Elliott attended Hofstra University school of Business in New York where he gained a BA Hons in Finance. Elliott spent 3 years working on Wall Street for a financial company as an Account Manager building relationships with both private investment banks and business owners. Elliott loves a challenge and has a desire to succeed in anything and everything he takes on.

  • Russell Stones

    Global Dental Recruitment Consultant

    Specialising In commercial Dental recruitment on an international basis, Russell has quickly established himself in the market, working on roles from regional to VP level for a broad range of clients ranging from start-ups to multi nationals. With an eye for detail from an analytical background in sports, Russell provides a thorough and detailed approach to recruitment. Matching candidates based on experience and cultural views.

  • Ross Micklethwaite

    Recruitment Consultant

    Ross has an experienced background in Events, Promotion and Venue management after graduating with a BA in Live Events Production. Ross has used his experience in events, business development and financial sales to work his way into the medical recruitment industry. Ross made the transition from recruiting doctors, specialising in Medicine, A+E and surgery to join our Medical Devices team.


  • Sophia Kingan

    Business Manager - Scientific

    With an initial background in analytical chemistry, Sophia has over 9 years' of experience recruiting scientific and related technical roles in laboratory, QA, Regulatory affairs and commercial areas, in industries such as pharmaceutical, food, biotechnology and environmental. She has recruited for positions from entry level to Senior Management and offers a consultative approach to clients and candidates.

  • Jak Thompson

    Recruitment Resourcer

    Jak recently attended Sheffield Hallam University where he gained a BSc Hons in Sport and Exercise Science. Jak has over 3 years' experience working as a Personal Trainer/Gym Instructor at various gyms across Sheffield. Some of his roles consisted of teaching exercise classes, delivering fitness/scientific seminars and 1-1 training. Jak is an enthusiastic and intrinsically motivated person, who will be beginning his career in Recruitment working alongside Sophia as a Resourcer for the Scientific division.

  • Ed Curl

    Recruitment Resourcer

    Ed is an approachable and highly motivated Biomedical Science graduate from the University of Sheffield. With his background in Science, he begins his career as a Recruitment Resourcer working alongside Sophia and Jak in our scientific division. Outside of work, Ed has a keen interest in health, fitness and adventure sports.

Support Services

  • Oliver Allen

    Recruitment Resourcer

    Oliver studied Film Production at Leeds Beckett University and after graduating, worked for a corporate immigration law firm as a Junior Paralegal. He joins Consult on our Support Services division and his hard-working nature and enthusiasm makes him a great asset to the team. Outside of work, Oliver has a keen interest in travelling, sports and fitness.


  • Kayleigh Ward

    Commercial Executive

    Kayleigh has more than 9 years' recruitment experience in professional services, previously working as a specialist recruiter for our Animal Health division before moving in to the position of Commercial Executive. She has a very consultative approach and understands the commercial drivers behind a recruitment process. Kayleigh provides wider business support to all our divisions and is responsible for our branding and marketing strategy.

Operations Team

  • Sally Crosby

    Office Administrator

    Having recently graduated with a First Class honours degree in Sociology from the University of Sheffield, Sally assists with the management of the office environment at Consult Search & Selection, taking responsibility for the functional areas including finance, facilities management, HR and general business operations whilst working closely with our consultants to ensure smooth running of the business. Sally has built up 8 years' experience working in an administrative and sales environment.

  • Laura Haslam

    Office Administrator

    Laura has 14 years' experience within the office environment. Laura has worked in a wide range of roles within the office from sales, administration and HR. Laura can demonstrate ability to maintain the workflow of the office by insuring that all systems are in place and running appropriately. Laura provides a high level of administrative support to managers and team of consultants to ensure the business is running smoothly and efficiently.

  • Beth Elliott

    Business Support Administrator

    Experienced in professional administration and account management, Beth understands the importance of ensuring our key accounts receive razor-sharp administrative support. Beth also helps the team resource for new contractor candidates and provides a friendly and professional point of contact for our contract workforce.

  • I have worked with Consult Search on Executive placements over the last three years and would always look to them first to help with any such roles. What sets them apart is the level of service they provide – a real personal and tailored approach – which takes into account the needs and characteristics of the person or team recruiting.

    - Michael Smith, Director of Sales @ EMEA
  • I have worked with Consult Search on Executive placements over the last three years and would always look to them first to help with any such roles. What sets them apart is the level of service they provide – a real personal and tailored approach – which takes into account the needs and characteristics of the person or team recruiting.

    - Michael Smith, Director of Sales @ EMEA