Meet the Team

The TAG team has a strong and detailed understanding of the value that a strong actuarial capability can bring to any insurer or employee benefit consultancy.

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Offering Value and Performance

We deliver results on agreed timescales and provide industry-leading guarantees for retained, exclusive searches. Established clients also receive timely updates on high quality emerging candidates and other developments in their sector. It is a high-touch, personal approach where our top team is always available for discussion and consultation on employment needs or significant reviews of structure, ownership and leadership.

TAG is the brainchild of Graeme. His belief that the niche areas TAG serves within the sector, require deep and broad industry knowledge to be served correctly, is what compelled him to start the business. Having been entrenched in financial services for over 10 years, he knows first-hand how outstanding personnel can positively transform businesses in the industry.

Graeme Taylor

Founder and Managing Director

John has extensive recruitment experience in a career spanning more than a decade in the industry. John provides strategic oversight and brings a wealth of operational know-how to TAG in his role as Commercial Director.

John Taylor


Commercial Director

Emma is responsible for the day to day financial activities of TAG. She brings a proven track record of improving finance processes and a broad knowledge base gained over 14 years in finance and 8 years specifically within the recruitment sector.

Emma Pearce

Finance Manager

Elena Mann is a seasoned finance professional at TAG, adept at optimising financial performance and fostering cross-functional collaboration. With expertise in financial analysis, budgeting, and risk management, she provides valuable insights to support decision-making and drive business performance. Elena’s commitment to excellence and operational efficiency makes her a valuable asset to TAG’s growth and success.

Elena Mann


Finance Manager, TAG

Lily has over 10 years of experience working in the Recruitment Industry as a Business and Sales Administrator. Lily now oversees our Administration and HR functions within the business and works closely with the leadership team to support and maintain the day-to-day running of the office and operations.

Lily Martin

Office Manager


Clarrisa supports the TAG team from an admin perspective. Her experience means she is able to expertly maintain high standards of speed and efficiency, whilst working on multiple projects simultaneously in high pressured environments.

Clarrisa Pearce

Senior Administrator

As Principal Consultant with an impressive background in international Executive search, financial services and language translation, Niomi brings a unique skillset and invaluable expertise to the TAG team, which she leverages to effectively lead on senior hiring processes and manage client relationships. As a native German-speaker, Niomi has also taken up the role of growing TAG’s presence in German-speaking territories, which is one of our strategic objectives.

Niomi O’Connor

Principal Executive Search Consultant

As an executive search consultant, Mariana has brought her skills as an experienced recruiter and resourcer to TAG. Recently moving into financial services, she supports a broad range of mandates, including those in Spanish speaking territories, due to her native Spanish speaking bilingual ability. She also plays an integral role in developing and facilitating TAG’s marketing strategy and social media presence.

Mariana Ortiz

Executive Search Consultant

We’re Hiring!

Candidates applying for specific jobs should tailor their CV to meet the requirements for the role.

General CVs and covering letters outlining career aspirations are also welcome. We maintain a database of high-quality professionals to support talent identification. It also enables skills and experience matching when we conduct searches for opportunities that are not advertised.

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