Executive search and recruitment, dedicated to Finance and Operations

Our purpose is to provide companies of all sizes with access to the Finance and Operations expertise they need at every stage in their business lifecycle.
Our innovative approach enables us to offer a winning combination of executive search and recruitment, on a permanent, interim or part-time basis,
helping companies meet their performance goals.


Deep alignment with the community of agile Finance Professionals able to operate with impact in the dynamic SME environment.

Mid Cap

From CFOs to all members of the Finance function, fdu’s network spans the professionals who meet the challenging demands of the PE and VC community.


A demonstrable track record of identifying the strategic Finance leadership required to successfully implement significant large scale growth, change and efficiency.

See what our Clients have to say

“fdu’s assignment was very complex and timescales were tight. Against this challenging backdrop, fdu remained professional and supportive of achieving the right outcome for us as clients throughout. I would have no hesitation in using fdu again or recommending them.”

Paul Galvin, Finance Director at Compass Group UK & Ireland

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