About SA Associates

About Us

SA Associates (Sam Allen Associates) carries out executive search and services for UK and international clients, appointing Chairmen, Non-Executive Directors and Executives at Board level as well as senior management reporting to the Board. Our breadth of experience enables us to service our clients in Europe, Asia Pacific, the Middle East and North America. SA Associates also provides additional services including Board effectiveness reviews, talent evaluation, succession planning, and referencing, all supported by an industry leading, in-house research team with state-of-the-art data capability.

We are committed to absolute professionalism with pace and integrity in all we do.

Building lasting relationships with most of our assignments coming from existing clients and recommendations.

Passionate and dedicated delivery of our clients’ needs as well as providing an exceptional experience for candidates. This means we are constantly learning, shaping and improving what we do. We take a lateral thinking approach to resolving clients’ needs, providing candidates with exceptional guidance, support and timely feedback throughout the process.

A boutique service model approach with the research capability of an extensive global search firm. Our dedicated in-house team of researchers are each allocated to a single assignment to provide a thorough, complete and dedicated service. We are recognised for responsiveness.

Current, in-depth market knowledge along with the ability to access great people across the globe. We constantly look for “up and coming” talent across all sectors to enhance our offering.

Operating with pace, integrity and confidentiality, making sure that our clients receive the best advice and insight we can offer as we identify the best fit people for our clients business.

Strong commitment to diversity, we are also signed up to the UK Voluntary Code for ‘Women on Boards’.