Distinct Executive provides a complete IT executive recruitment service. Whether your organisation is recruiting for CIOs, IT executives, or any other IT leadership position, our specialists find the perfect fit for your company's ethos, size, and ambitions. This in-depth approach reduces excess costs by getting the right fit at the first time of asking.

IT is the backbone of most organisations, providing the framework to manage, communicate and reach out to customers and clients. As such, finding a talented, forward-thinking leader is crucial to operations. This makes IT executive recruitment a highly competitive market where finding the right fit can make all the difference.

We take IT executive search to the next level, offering clients an in-depth matchmaking service that brings together like-minded individuals with burgeoning organisations. To do this, our specialists meet with you to understand your key objectives, company culture, and core values. We also take into account any limitations or challenges. Once we have this in place. our IT executive search team works tirelessly to find the perfect candidate for your needs.


From our offices in Nottingham and Milton Keynes, we have built a strong network within the IT industry. Our work with industry leaders, multinational corporations, and developing SMEs over the past 15 years has cemented our place as a leading IT executive search firm, and one that candidates and organisations turn to in times of change.

We search across several professional channels, incorporating traditional networking alongside modern digital recruitment tools, to find key personnel. This multifaceted executive recruitment process also includes making use of video shortlist and interviewing software, talent competitor analysis, and Linkedln Recruiter to cast a wider net.

Our bespoke match-making even goes beyond the hiring stage with plans for supporting accelerated growth and a unique 6-month plan (through our partnership with The Hanover Centre) designed to provide coaching support and drive cohesion. This is especially helpful for IT director recruitment as you may need new hires to become more familiar with languages or systems they are unfamiliar with.

All of this means that we find you leaders that transform your organisation. Our service is rarely found in other technology executive search firms and we are committed to providing a distinct service to each and every one of our clients.

Whether working with publicly traded companies, private equity, non-profits, or SMEs, we tailor our IT executive and director recruitment to provide inch-perfect appointments. This dedication ensures we help place candidates in leadership positions that can ensure growth and development. We offer this incredible level of service to all clients whether you need a one-off hiring partner or a retained service provider.

Contact us now and we'll get your IT executive recruitment right the first time. As a specialist IT executive search firm, we understand the requirements of key executive appointments and provide solutions to fit exacting standards and unique needs.