James Blackwood is a Consultant in the Cyber Security and Defence Practice at Berwick Partners. He specialises in recruiting for Defence Contractors and Cyber Security providers, hiring senior leadership talent across general management, sales, operations, software engineering, manufacturing and programme functions.
Prior to joining Berwick Partners, James focused on CIO/CTO search for a leading international search firm and before that, hired Senior Managers and Directors within the IT services and management consultancy space. He has over 15 years’ experience hiring strategic appointments in product development, commercial management, business development, marketing, digital, programme/project management, IT leadership and business transformation.
He began his career as a British Army Officer, serving in the Coldstream Guards.