Amanda Yeates graduated from Aston University with a degree in Behavioural Science and
started her career as a buyer, later qualifying as a member of the Institute of Purchasing & Supply.
She then joined a B2B Price Monitoring consultancy as their Sales Director, providing clients’
buying teams with market data and advisory services.
Amanda’s recruitment career began 15 years ago in the IT sector, where she managed teams of
consultants for one of the UK's largest recruitment groups. Amanda became Account Director
for their largest client, a FTSE 100 high street retailer. She managed the end to end recruitment
of new permanent staff and significantly reduced her clients' recruitment costs by streamlining
their selection processes.
Since 2004, Amanda has worked for boutique and global executive search firms specialising in
the Consumer sector. She has completed senior management and board level assignments
across several retail sectors including, fashion, homewares, consumer electronics and
Amanda Yeates http://www.linkedin.com/in/140459
Emma Gamble Following a successful management career with specialist private bank, Investec Plc Emma joined the Retail Executive Search industry at the beginning of 2004.
Emma previously worked for a larger global executive search firm as well as smaller boutique companies before founding Gamble & Yeates with Amanda in 2009 to bring together all the best parts of the executive search industry without any of the politics.
She has led a number of senior search campaigns across all retail, international retail and wholesale disciplines and specialises in developing key account relationships.
We have a number of key account relationships that require a proactive approach where we introduce talented individuals as we uncover them and this particularly improves the ‘time to hire’ for some of our larger clients.
Emma Gamble http://www.linkedin.com/in/393939