Chris Davey

Senior Associate | London

Chris is a Senior Associate in the Technology and Operations practice in London. He executes global searches across various industries but with a focus on insurance, asset/investment managers, private equity, banking, payments and FinTech, helping to place exceptional CIO, CTO and COO leadership roles.

Chris also has sector-agnostic experience supporting group and regional General Counsel and CHRO/HRD roles across Europe, APAC, and the US. Prior to joining Leathwaite in 2021, Chris spent three years at a boutique consultancy in London specialising in the recruitment of UK and European Tax Directors and Partners into the accounting and legal professions.


Chris graduated from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa, in 2011 with a Degree in Accounting, Management Accounting & Finance.