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Owen Francis

Deputy Head of Healthcare Research


Owen is Deputy Head of Healthcare Research, having joined Harvey Nash in May 2017. He has over five years’ experience as a Senior Research in Executive Search, spanning a range of sectors including Healthcare, Education, Public Sector, Technology, Charities and Third Sector, and Financial Services. Owen has appointed senior leaders at both executive and non-executive levels across all sectors and thrives on complex and niche searches as well as those that are more sharply defined. In addition to his enjoyment of research in Executive Search, Owen is passionate about diversity and inclusion, and enjoys the challenge of producing diverse longlists and shortlists and incorporating inclusive search strategies into each assignment. Alongside his role at Harvey Nash, Owen is a Founder and Director of Trans*formation, the only UK charity supporting transgender people in the workplace, and working with organisations to create inclusive workplace cultures for transgender people. He has been nominated in the OUTStanding Rising LGBT Leader and has worked with over 90 organisations in a consultancy capacity as part of Trans*formation.

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Office Location: London

Tel: 0044 20 7333 1548

Mob: +44 (0)7387 022263


Twitter: @owenjfrancis85