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What people say about us

  • "

    I highly recommend Spencer as a compliance recruitment professional. I was approached by Spencer about a role, and he guided me through the process with clarity and humour. When I got to two offers simultaneously, he helped me decide between them and then manage the process whilst being honest and without burning bridges, which was important to me. He also got me a better offer than I would have accepted.

    I would suggest that Spencer's affability, his attention to detail, and dedication to his clients make him an excellent choice for anyone seeking guidance and furthering their career in compliance.


    David Cowley, Candidate
  • "Natalie is an example of a great recruitment agent. She helped me through the entire process of getting a new job and I can honestly say that I have not worked with a better recruitment agent. Natalie is incredibly helpful, genuinely caring and dedicated to her work. I highly recommend Natalie!"

    Yuhong Wangyuhong Wang, Candidate
  • "Spencer played an instrumental role in helping me secure my position as a Compliance Associate at Sarasin & Partners, helping me land my first job in the corporate world. His unwavering support and guidance throughout the entire journey was invaluable, and he has continued to check in since I started, ensuring that I have settled in well."

    Bonita Hayer, Candidate
  • "Natalie was great! She really had my interests in mind when filtering job opportunities, and I am glad to have landed my first job through her. She consistently checked in with me before interviews which I was appreciative of, giving handy tips and settling my nerves. In a competitive job market, Natalie and her team ease out the process. Thank you!"

    Sreekar Chada, Candidate
  • "Spencer was a great help during the recruitment process, he helped me get my first job after graduating and made sure the process ran smoothly. He even still checks in to see how I’m doing months into the job. It’s clear that he understands the industry very well, and I can’t recommend him enough!"

    Jotham Akinyanju, Candidate
  • "Mr Evans commitment to Financial Services Recruitment is exemplary. Very few Recruiters in my experience, actually go the extra mile to source work opportunities, especially in today's competitive environment. Compliance Professionals has sourced me three jobs and in different areas of Regulation & Compliance, for which Spencer has played a significant part: 16+ years, for which I have known him for. My thanks to you Spencer for your dedication and hard work, long may this continue."

    Harry Aranha, Candidate
  • "Amazing person! Dealt with my job placement very professionally and kept me in the loop all the time and responded to my queries timely. Didn’t leave me hanging and also gave me a real good insight on the job and the people. Highly highly recommend if you are looking for a compliance role. Thank you so so much Spencer!!!"

    M Maninder, Candidate
  • "Sturgeon Ventures has used Spencer on a number of compliance roles, Spencer offers invaluable advice to us as a business. Working with Spencer it is not just about the one role that we might need but about staying in touch and sharing market insights, it’s about relationships. A rare find in a recruiter."

    Seonaid Mackenzie, Founder – Sturgeon Ventures
  • "Natalie is an amazing recruiter who played a pivotal role in my recent job search. From the initial stages of the interview process right up to my first day on the job, Natalie has gone above and beyond. What sets Natalie apart is her genuine care for the candidates she works with, and dedication to ensuring she not only matches candidates with suitable opportunities but also provides ongoing support throughout the entire process. Thanks to Natalie's efforts, I secured a position that perfectly aligns with my career goals. I wholeheartedly recommend Natalie to anyone looking for a dedicated and knowledgeable recruiter who goes above and beyond to ensure success."

    M Akeju, Candidate
  • "It has been a pleasure working with Natalie Eshelby, she has remained very informative and transparent from before, during and after the interview process and has now helped me secure a very good role, thank you so much Natalie!"

    S Delsol Ricketts, Candidate
  • "Natalie helped me found a role that I’m extremely happy with. I couldn’t have done it without her help. She was amazing from start to finish and helped me throughout the process without me having to chase her. She was extremely professional and kept in touch since to make sure I was happy in my new role which was a really nice touch."

    O Yenidunya, Candidate
  • "The recruiters at Compliance Professionals know their market and the people who operate in it. This gives them exceptional insight to be able to match individuals with cultures that will work best for them."

    S Cross, Candidate
  • "I have known Natalie and the team at Compliance Professionals for many years - they simply are my “go to “ for compliance and AML recruitment. Their understanding of our business culture and requirements always means we are promptly provided with a tailored shortlist of quality candidates – allowing for a seamless recruitment process every time. I have no hesitation recommending them to others looking to hire."

    P Thakkar, Vice President, Raymond James
  • "Reliable and professional service."

    R Garai, Turkish Bank (UK) Ltd
  • "Understood the our needs and sent suitable cv's that matched our requirements."

    R Chouhan, Kyte Broking
  • "Fast, efficient and smooth service!"

    K Alfah, Jordan International Bank
  • "I have worked with Compliance Professionals over the years working for a couple of different places. They always take the time to get to know the company culture and what would work for both the employer and the employee. The CV's they send over are always of excellent quality."

    S Heath , Riyad Bank London
  • "Duncan was great, as always! Delivered what I needed, not pushy, kept in contact - a pleasure to work with!"

    K Parker, RIT Capital Partners
  • "“I have worked with Spencer and Duncan for over two decades and have recently used their services to fill a number of Compliance roles within our firm’. Compliance Professional’s, deep market knowledge and professionalism set them apart from others in their field and they appear to go ‘above and beyond’ during the recruitment life cycle, given their approach I have no hesitation in recommending them for you candidate needs.”"

    P Woolliscroft, Head of Compliance and Risk, Momentum
  • "Very happy with the quality of candidates on the short-list, market knowledge, communication throughout the process and just the general level of service."

    K Darroch, MML Capital Partners
  • "Natalie Eshelby was extremely professional and upbeat. Always kept comms fluid and the direction was great. Overall 10/10."

    R Mato, Candidate
  • "Exceptionally professional and supportive every step of the way."

    A Dadson, Candidate
  • "Understanding the individual and role they have performed, guiding them throughout the journey, and arranging the interviews in line with the individual's experience."

    S Narang, Candidate
  • "The team has been professional, and helpful through the process. Hannah and Natalie provided with roles that was relevant to my experiences, and understood my needs during job hunting."

    J Yang, Candidate
  • "Reliable & professional service."

    Robert Garai, Turkish Bank (UK) Ltd
  • "Understood our needs and sent suitable CV's that matched our requirements."

    Rob Chouhan, Head of Compliance, Kyte Broking
  • "Natalie has been very supportive and took into account my timings etc. She organised everything very smoothly and quickly for me."

    E Sklavouniou – Candidate
  • "Spencer understands my job search parameters and keeps me fully informed. He only puts me forward for appropriate roles. Just accepted a great role. Not bad for someone nearing pensionable age."

    J Cutler – Candidate
  • ""Hannah was excellent from start to finish. Selecting appropriate job descriptions that met my brief. Very professional and made me feel at ease. Guided and gave tips on interview techniques which helped immensely. Thank you Hannah for finding my current role.""

    S Dar – Candidate
  • ""Very understanding in finding what I wanted and always going above and beyond to find what is suitable for me.""

    M Kabasele – Candidate
  • "Friendly and knowledgeable service and relevant jobs were sent my way. Easy process from beginning to end."

    A Kennedy – Candidate
  • ""Hannah has been fabulous supporting me all that way through the process. She cared about my needs and made sure I got the right fit.""

    A Woodward – Candidate
  • ""Hannah has always been very supportive and professional.""

    B Redman – Candidate
  • ""Very professional service, clear, relevant and not at all pushy. Good to work with.""

    J Van Heyningen – Candidate
  • ""Marcus and Nick were great at communicating updates with me.""

    T Ajayi – Candidate
  • "“Till this day, I am still in disbelief as to the level of support given to me by Natalie and the team. They are always ready to go the extra mile to ensure you are in the greatest of positions to win that next job! Compliance professionals are indeed true professionals in the industry.”"

    C Asante – Candidate
  • "Duncan has been consistently great to work with. He is quick at responding to any requests we send him and meeting our companies requirements as directed. It was a pleasure to work with Duncan."

    Hannah Bidgood – HR Administrator at Apex Group Ltd (UK Branch)
  • "I cannot recommend Natalie Eshelby enough. Throughout the recruitment process, Natalie has been at hand to assist with questions and to offer support. She makes an effort to understand your skillset and what your ambitions are. This is the second time that I have used Compliance Professionals and both times they have delivered with expertise and professionalism.  "

    Harleen K – Candidate
  • "Natalie & the team have been very supportive & helpful throughout my professional journey. They have gone out of their way to help me find the best roles to progress my career. Natalie is very supportive and I believe that she goes the extra mile. She is always ready to help and I am very grateful for her assistance!"

    J Vadher – Candidate
  • "I did not think I could obtain a role during the pandemic but with the help of Natalie I managed to obtain a role at a well established firm. Natalie was professional, realistic and extremely honest and helpful throughout the whole process which greatly aided me in obtaining my new role. A very big thank you to Natalie and Compliance Professionals!"

    T Barbouche – Candidate
  • "I've worked with Duncan for more years than I want to admit (when I had hair and he wasn't grey). He always has a grasp of what I'm looking for in a candidate, regardless of the position, and I trust him when he says he has someone worth looking at. Duncan has certainly saved me hundreds of wasted hours over the years, interviewing those candidates that wouldn't fit the role."

    Simon Henry – Head of Compliance and MLRO, Capital.Com
  • "I have dealt with Duncan while trying to fill an MLRO role (SMF17). The quality of the candidates referred by him were all outstanding, and we ended up recruiting one of them. Highly recommended."

    Wissam Ghoussainy – Assistant UK Branch Manager, Byblos Bank Europe
  • "Natalie and the team at Compliance Professionals are the best recruitment house I’ve worked with and they recently helped me find the right next step in my career. Natalie was very supportive, professional, friendly and insightful with excellent communication throughout the entire process until landing my new role. I would highly recommend Compliance Professionals!"

    A Jinadu – Candidate
  • "Compliance Professionals have proved to be very effective in finding my next role so quickly, the role itself is great as well. I recommend their services and Natalie for being so helpful and uplifting!"

    P Sutherland – Candidate
  • "I highly recommend Compliance Professionals. Natalie Eshelby provided me with a comprehensive service, characterised by invaluable advice, regular communication, and a friendly demeanour."

    M Kiri – Candidate
  • "I have worked with the Compliance Professionals for a number of years and it has been easy, straightforward and pleasant. They deliver on their promise, provide with high quality and efficient service and put forward only hand-picked candidates to fit our organisation. They do listen to your needs & wants which is paramount when finding that perfect candidate. Thank you!"

    Jurate Rekute – HR Assistant Manager, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank
  • "You need to look no further than Compliance Professionals, they are truly the best in the industry and will get you the job to meet your specification! The pandemic has certainly not affected their amazing abilities to place people into work. Natalie has been truly amazing in the whole process; she has provided me with incredible support and advice throughout my job search and has enabled me to have countless opportunities by her enthusiasm and proactiveness! Natalie believed in me, even after a two year break post having my second daughter and a global pandemic, she still managed to place me into a job that I love! I will definitely always use Compliance Professionals. They change people lives for the better, I would definitely recommend them to everyone!"

    Z Hasnain – Candidate
  • "Natalie is a consummate professional, throughout the entire recruitment process she was on hand to provide assistance in regards to interview preparation, tips and tricks, and anticipating what questions may arise.  She is personable, friendly and very pro-active. Irrespective of whether it was the first or final round interview, she scheduled calls to ensure that I was ready and fully prepared at every stage (on one occasion even doing so after she had finished for the day, thus in her own free time).  This displays how committed she is to helping candidates and it was an absolute pleasure to work with her and Compliance Professionals."

    P Le Blanc – Candidate
  • "Natalie Eshelby is the person to contact when looking for a compliance role.  Not only did she place me in the perfect position, but she was there talking me through every step of the way.  She is wonderfully kind, professional, and supportive.  She has literally made my dreams come true! Thank you so much for everything Natalie. I will definitely be staying in touch!"

    N Sakkejha – Candidate
  • "Natalie and the team at Compliance Professionals were fantastic in finding me a brilliant position as a recent graduate. They offer support and insight at every stage. Natalie coached me through the process, ensuring I had the necessary resources to secure the role. Compliance Professionals provided me with continued support to make sure I was settled comfortably."

    M Little – Candidate
  • "I was very hesitant to start looking for roles during Covid-19 but working with Natalie really helped. She is by far the best consultant I have ever worked with and cannot recommend her and the whole team enough. Natalie is very knowledgeable, supportive and genuine. The whole process of securing my next role has been so smooth and I can’t wait to start the New Year in an exciting company. I cannot thank Natalie and Katie enough, they have both been superb. I look forward to working with Compliance Professionals again in the future."

    K Herrera-Roman – Candidate
  • "I would like to commend Hannah, Natalie & Katie who really are professionals in the Compliance field. The team offer a personal touch, taking time to to talk through job seekers queries and the application process. They go the extra mile with follow up phone calls, liaising and providing communication between successful job candidates and company HR - thus ensuring a seamless process. Nothing seems too much trouble for the team. A big thank you."

    P Ashton – Candidate
  • "Even though we are in the middle of a pandemic, this was not an impediment for Natalie and Compliance Professionals to find my dream job. I can’t thank them enough and I would highly recommend Compliance Professionals."

    L Jareno – Candidate
  • "Natalie Eshelby is a highly dedicated individual who does not stop at anything to ensure a successful outcome for all parties involved. Natalie has been consistently positive, patient and persistent throughout my job search and is someone who truly believes in her candidates and also in her own abilities which is what makes her so great at what she does. I’m four years into my role which Natalie sourced for me in 2016 and I couldn’t be happier about the fact that she has kept in touch ever since. She really is a gem and I cannot recommend her enough!"

    J Atrafshan – Candidate
  • "It’s been such a smooth journey working with Natalie to find the role the best suited my career. This is my first time working with Compliance Professionals and I must say I have not dealt with such high levels of communication. I can’t thank Natalie enough for all her help and assistance. A lovely person to deal with."

    T Joseph – Candidate
  • "My experience working with Compliance Professionals has been great. I would recommend this agency to friends and family. I believe that Hannah T and Katie H are an asset  to the company. These two ladies have been very helpful in finding me new contracts on more than  one occasion. My questions/ enquiries/ concerns have always been answered in timely manner by Hannah and Katie. I will definitely be using this agency again in the future."

    L Bryan – Candidate
  • "The best compliance recruitment agency in the UK and Hannah is one of the key team members within the firm. I have used them both as a hiring manager and as a candidate and my expectations were exceeded on each and every occasion. Their approach is truly tailored and personal and that is what makes them so successful in bringing together the right candidates with the right roles. Hannah’s experience, deep knowledge of the market and ability to communicate are par excellence and I cannot recommend her highly enough as a life long career advisor from both a candidate and hiring managers perspectives!"

    D Serazetdinov
  • "I would highly recommend the team at Compliance Professionals. Natalie was proactive, professional and friendly throughout my recent recruitment process. Her knowledge and advice were instrumental in helping me secure my current role."

    M Chohan – Candidate
  • "I was in contact with Compliance Professionals over several months and was placed by Natalie in July. She was very thorough and insightful in preparing me for each interview. I would definitely recommend Natalie and Compliance Professionals."

    E Crowther
  • "Natalie has been very helpful and professional throughout the whole process. She not only understood the clients requirements and communicated them clearly, she understood the needs of myself and worked hard to help meet this. She is an extremely dedicated professional who has kept in contact with me regularly. I appreciate her hard work and enthusiasm - for anyone searching for a new role within compliance, I absolutely recommend contacting Compliance Professionals and Natalie!"

    W Khan – Candidate
  • "I’ve been in touch with Natalie for a number of years and she’s always shown a great deal of professionalism by regularly taking time out to check on me. The fact that Natalie has helped me secure a role during the current pandemic shows the amazing service I’ve received! At a time when things were very difficult for me I went from interview to starting my new role within a week! Thank you for your amazing support!  "

    S Zafar – Candidate
  • "I had a great experience with Compliance Professionals, as the name states it was a very professional and reliable service. Natalie and Katie were amazing at making me feel comfortable and really listening to my needs and wants. Even once employment was secured Natalie called to make sure that everything was going well on my first day. I would definitely recommend them."

    S Gomes – Candidate
  • "I was very impressed by the level of professionalism provided by Natalie. Natalie was forthcoming and kept me up to date at all times throughout the process. She is very polite, approachable and acted in my best interest. I would highly recommend Natalie and I sincerely hope that she can help me again in the future    "

    J Francis – Candidate
  • "Hannah and her team at Compliance Professionals are excellent. True professionalism shown throughout the recruitment  process, giving me hints and tips on preparing for the interview. Hannah kept me updated throughout and was happy to help if I had any questions. I would definitely recommend."

    J Maru – Candidate
  • "Compliance Professionals are excellent, very professional and their approach is tailored to your needs. It was fantastic working with Natalie, I have never seen such a supportive recruiter who is genuine keen to help you and is there for you any time you need. She is competent and very sharp, instantly recognised my skills and capabilities. Thank you very much for placing me on my new job. I can't recommend Compliance Professionals enough!  "

    I Desborough – Candidate
  • "Thanks to Hannah Tabatabai and Katie Hunt for your help in looking for the right job opportunity for me and for setting up interviews for me. I have to say that Compliance Professionals is one of the best recruitment agencies I have dealt with since I have been in London.  "

    K Arena – Candidate
  • "I have used Compliance Professionals for many years throughout my career in compliance.  For me, they are by far the most proactive, engaging and trustworthy agent in the compliance recruitment space.  Both Natalie and Hannah have helped me over the years to get the role that is right for me, through knowing and understanding my skills, experience and career progression needs and ensuring a personal, friendly and professional experience.  I would happily recommend Compliance Professionals."

    Steve Brazil – Candidate
  • "I have been with Compliance Professionals for the past two and half years and found the service outstanding. Natalie Eshelby, Hannah Tabatabai and Katie Hunt have always been there as professional consultants and have worked extremely hard to find me my initial contract and now the second within weeks of my CV been sent out to employers. I have built a great relationship with the team. I have referred my colleagues to Compliance Professionals previously and now. Great work and good team working.  "

    F Khan – Candidate
  • "Compliance Professionals are true to their name and have found them to be one of the most professional, efficient and tailored agencies in the market. Working with Hannah has been an absolute delight, I appreciate the way she truly listened to what is important to me before matching me up with my role. I love my job!"

    Compliance Officer
  • "Compliance Professionals and Hannah have been brilliant in helping me get a job. They were knowledgeable, helpful and professional. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend them."

    R Evans – Candidate
  • "I will definitely recommend Compliance Professionals, they are friendly, reliable and fast. After sending my CV, I got a job offer in less than a month."

    M Kehinde – Candidate
  • "Compliance Professionals and Hannah have been brilliant in helping me get a job. They were knowledgeable, helpful and professional. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend them."

    R Evans – Candidate
  • "I was very impressed by the service of Compliance Professionals. They were very efficient and the communication was always clear. Thanks to Hannah for continuously providing me with updates of roles which matched my skill set and to Spencer for securing my new role within a prestigious organisation. The process of notifying me of the role, the interviews and securing the position was in a matter of couple of weeks. Many thanks to all the team, I will surely be using them in the future.  "

    T Mukerjee – Candidate
  • "Compliance Professionals worked really hard to place me in my new role. Spencer managed to get my CV at the forefront for a role I was interested and within 2 weeks and 2 interviews, I was offered a place! Spencer didn’t stop there, he also negotiated my salary! Safe to say, I felt comfortable and taken care of using Compliance Professionals!  "

    O. Coker – Candidate
  • "I couldn’t have asked for a better service than Compliance Professionals offered me. I genuinely couldn’t pick one fault with the service I received. I dealt with Natalie who was so helpful, approachable and went a step beyond. Natalie put me at ease and had me go into my interview feeling confident. The whole process was made very straightforward and easy, and I secured a great job within the same week as first contact. Fantastic service and would recommend to anyone seeking a compliance role."

    J Walsh – Candidate
  • "Hannah has been extremely helpful in every situation. She's professional, thoughtful and provides feedback quickly, which is a nice touch compared to other recruiters I have worked with. I can honestly say, she's the best recruiter I have worked with by far. She went above and beyond for me, all through my search process and provided me with valuable advice and tips."

    F. Lawal – Candidate
  • "I have worked with Compliance Professionals for an extensive period of time and they have been nothing but tremendous, very supportive in all aspects. A personal thanks to Hannah Tabatabai and Gayle Greenfield, I look forward to working with Compliance Professionals for many years to come."

    K. Patel – Candidate
  • "I have used Compliance Professionals for numerous vacancies and have always received quality service and high calibre candidates."

    J Spiceley, HR
  • "I have used Compliance Professionals as a candidate and employer and have found them to be insightful, quick and helpful"

    P Hazelwood, Deputy Head of Compliance
  • "Having used Compliance Professionals for recruitment a few times in the past few years I can honestly say that I have found them professional, obliging, but not overbearing. Their service has been efficient and helpful and have found us just the right candidate each time. Thank you Compliance Professionals."

    C Logie, HR Manager