Retail & Leisure

No other sector is so relentlessly exposed to innovation as retail. So how do you find the talent that ensures your business keeps moving forward? Someone who not only embraces change. But thrives on it? The answer, we believe, lies not in IQ but in EQ. Sound instincts. Considered insights. Consumer empathy. People who truly understand people.

From a major fashion chain to an online disruptor, from the latest digital market place to a high-street restaurant brand – and for almost everything in between – our expertise and network runs deep. It is this depth that enables us to find the candidate who exactly fits your needs.

Why not start a conservation today which will lead to your search solution?

Sector expert

Rob Seery is a founding partner of Drayton and prior to establishing the business he had a successful career in Retail with M&S.

Sector expert

Wayne Mabbott is a member of our senior team and prior to joining Drayton had a successful career in Footwear and Apparel with Adidas and Dr Martens.

Everyone likes to think they know a little about our sector. The difference is they know a lot. Roisin Currie Group People Director Greggs plc

Food outlets to increase from 10% of shopping mall space to 25% by 2020.

65% of senior placements have returned to us to find talent for their own teams

55% of UK shoppers consistently use the same grocery list when buying online

The UK Leisure Sector is growing at twice the speed of the retail sector.