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Executive and Management Recruitment for the Hospitality Industry

Who We Are

Executive and Management Recruitment for the Hospitality Industry

Hospitality Recruitment Consultancy, Chess Partnership specialises in executive and managerial recruitment for the Hospitality and Facilities Management Industries, both across the UK and Internationally. Within the Hospitality Industry Chess focuses on executive and management positions for the Contract Catering, Hotels, Restaurants, Bars and Conference and Events sectors as well as senior chef positions.

Since its establishment in 1998 Chess Partnership has prided itself on its expertise in understanding and recruiting for the Hospitality Industry. Chess has a particular consultancy and personal representation approach in handling its executive and managerial assignments.

Our International Division focuses on European and Middle Eastern executive recruitment in particular but also covers other International markets.

Our Team

Chris Sheppardson
Chris Sheppardson
Managing Director and Founder of Chess Partnership
Stuart Howie
Stuart Howie
Divisional Director
Nick Metcalfe
Nick Metcalfe
Account Director
Izzy McHattie
Izzy McHattie

Our Services


Chess Partnership specialises in recruitment for permanent managerial positions for all sectors of the Hospitality industry including the Hotels, Restaurants and Contract Catering sectors. We also undertake recruitment assignments for senior chef positions.

For Candidates

We will represent you in a professional and honest manner and we will provide you with helpful advice to assist you in finding the right career opportunity for you.

For Clients

Arrange Recruitment Open Days
Advise Recruitment & Marketing Campaigns
Run Advertised Assignments
Enter into Preferred Supplier arrangements

Contact Us

Please use this form to contact us and request further information regarding any aspect of the services we provide.

0207 487 8460
Token House Business Centre, 11/12 Tokenhouse Yard, City of London, EC2R 7AS