Leo Ketchin, Director

has over 18 years’ experience in executive recruitment.

After graduating in Geography from the University of Leeds, Leo trained at PricewaterhouseCoopers. He then transferred his finance skills into financial recruitment, working for international recruiters Robert Walters plc where he managed and grew the Commercial Finance & Professional Services teams. He moved on to join a boutique recruiter Astralis, where he established the finance practice focussing on senior executive recruitment.  In 2009 he founded William Scott Associates.

Leo specialises in recruiting senior finance and legal positions in sectors ranging from Financial Services and Business Services to Technology, and IT Outsourcing.  He recruits both in the UK and internationally.

Leo’s aim is to grow an independent and quality driven recruitment firm which is known for its sound advice, high quality service and success orientated results. For more information, please contact on 0203 818 8604 or email: leo.ketchin@williamscottassociates.com

Christina Ioakeimopoulou, Consultant


After graduating in Human Resource Development & Consulting from Lancaster University, Christina joined Royal Mail Group as a graduate where she established her HR knowledge and experience for 4 years. She then joined Dixons Retail (now Dixons Carphone) as an HR Business Partner where working closely with Knowhow Services leadership delivered a new business service for customers and transformation projects across the business.

Christina specialises in recruiting finance and audit positions in sectors ranging from Financial Services, Business Services, Technology to IT Outsourcing. She works both in the UK and internationally.

Christina is honest, engaging and succinct and aims to search for the best talent to match talented professionals to the most suitable clients. For more information, please contact Christina on 0203 818 8603 or email: christina.ioakeimopoulou@williamscottassociates.com


Elizabeth Tabor, Consultant

work-photoAfter graduating in Modern European Studies from Nottingham University, Elizabeth worked for the Institute for Philanthropy charity before starting a career in financial services at Citywire Financial Publishers, working in their events management team.  Elizabeth was at Citywire for 9 years and during this time she developed excellent research and relationship building skills which she has transferred into the recruitment industry working with some of the world’s largest companies including PWC, Deloitte, KPMG,and EY.

Elizabeth specialises in placing accountancy professionals into top audit practice firms across the UK and Europe. She aims to provide a reliable, honest and efficient service that ensures both candidates and clients are consistently satisfied. For more information, please contact Elizabeth on 0203 818 8599 or email:elizabeth.tabor@williamscottassociates.com.