Dick Hawkes


Dick Hawkes Consulting Ltd

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Dick Hawkes works confidentially alongside senior executives to help them resolve business critical issues. He is a business focused executive coach with a style that is very goals orientated, direct and challenging – looking for action and accountability


EMCC accredited executive coach


Dick has a long track record at senior level as a headhunter and has previous experience in other consultancy environments. Clients have included Bain, McKinsey, BSkyB, Thomson Reuters, Vodafone, The Natural History Museum, The Institute of Physics and The Institution of Civil Engineers.
This gives him the combination of senior management consulting skills and up to date market relevance for advising on career progression, transition and management solutions.


Current examples of clients are the CEO of a £20 billion pension fund and the Director designate of a world famous sporting organization. Achievable improvements include business partnership consulting skills, more effective delegation and managing stakeholders.

Industry Experience

Dick spent the earlier part of his career in advertising and marketing, as Board Director of McCann-Erickson and as Managing Director of two marketing services companies. He worked with a wide range of clients in sectors including consumer goods, retail and financial services, and advised the Organising Committee of the Barcelona Olympic Games on TV rights across the world. He was also an associate lecturer at Ashridge Management College for four years.
He was Chairman of Red Post Production for over ten years and Non-Executive Director of a poster company. Dick has raised finance for small companies from venture capital firms.
He joined executive search firm Alexander Hughes in 1994, becoming Managing Consultant in 1998. Joining The Willis Partnership in early 2004, Dick focused on general management, board level and head of function assignments across a range of businesses, including media and the information industry, scientific institutions and trade bodies.

Contact Information

Telephone: 07770 622299

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