Barracuda Search

Barracuda Search is one of Britain’s leading retail and consumer search specialists, serving UK and international businesses for ceo/md, director and all senior leadership appointments

Partnering with us means we become an extension of your business. We immerse ourselves in all aspects of our client’s organisation to ensure authentic representation going to market. We understand every mandate is unique: our search process includes fresh research for every assignment, from initial sourcing through our extensive network, to 360 degree formal and informal referencing.

We provide market-mapping to support your internal business and hiring decisions, as well as in-depth competitor insight. All candidates are evaluated via face-to-face interview, and we submit a comprehensive report with our recommendations against the search criteria.

Throughout the process we maintain strong contact, providing regular updates to ensure transparency: you know exactly where we are and what we are doing. Positive communication with all shortlist candidates helps ensure a successful close.

We invest our time in building lasting relationships with our clients. A deep understanding of your business allows us to match with precision the right person with the right role within your organisation.

Consumer Products



F&B, Leisure & Hospitality


Clients who have used Barracuda Search

Dairy Farm
Holland & Barrett
New Look
ODEON Cinemas Limited
Pentland Group
Pets at Home Ltd
Poundland Ltd
Whitbread PLC
WH Smith