Director - Sales Leadership & General Management (Technology & Start-Ups)
Danny leads the Technology Sales team at Space Executive, placing senior-level to executive sales hires across Europe, with a focus on VC-backed and high-growth startups within Payments, SaaS, AI & Data.
Having started his recruitment career in 2010 in a business development role for a boutique agency, he then moved on to placing senior level to executive sales consultants in the Fintech space covering Europe.
Starting as a consultant he was tasked to grow the Fintech business across Europe. He hired a team responsible for recruiting senior sales consultants, selling financial software solutions into Banks, Brokers, Asset Managers and Hedge Funds.
Danny has two children, Archie and Georgia, and is a big football fan and Tottenham supporter. He loves old school Garage music and is currently in the process of trying to take up golf.
He previously lived in New York for a year as part of the Mountbatten Internship Program, where his highlight was meeting and chatting with Robert De Niro, as well as meeting his wife.
Professionally, he likes to build strong, long-term relationships using a personable, honest and consultative approach to communication. He also highly values integrity and transparency, as well as a good sense of humour where appropriate.
Danny focusses on hiring director level, Sales Leadership & General Management opportunities across the payments, startup and tech space. Typical mandates require entrepreneurial and commercially minded people, that can help drive new business revenues and build businesses at C-level across the UK & European markets.