delivery team

At Audeliss, our team of Executive Search experts is focused on building long-lasting relationships with our clients and candidates. With experience working within all major global business sectors, Audeliss is committed to finding talented individuals to match the needs of our diverse client base.

OUR UK/EUROPE DELIVERY TEAM

Suki Sandhu

Suki Sandhu

Founder & CEO

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Tel.: 020 4513 2960

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Suki is one of the leading specialists in sourcing exceptional diverse talent and has been a game-changer within the diversity and executive search arenas for over 20 years. 

Suki established Audeliss in 2011; a global executive search firm, with offices in London and NYC, committed to leveling the field for executive and non-executive opportunities for women, people of color, and LGBTQ+ candidates. In 2022 alone, 85% of Audeliss’ senior appointments have been diverse representing a significant impact in the composition of boards and senior leadership teams in businesses across multiple industries. 

Suki is also Founder & CEO of INvolve, a global network and consultancy championing diversity and inclusion in business. INvolve helps organizations drive cultural change and create more inclusive workplaces. 

Suki is a Patron for The Albert Kennedy Trust and serves on the Board of Directors of OutRight Action International based in NYC. He is a Trustee for the Guild of HR Professionals and was awarded an OBE from the Queen in the 2019 New Year’s Honours for Services to Diversity in Business.
Manuel Heichlinger

Manuel Heichlinger

Managing Director

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Language/s: English, German

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Manuel has over 17 years’ international experience in executive talent acquisition.

He started his career in a FTSE250 recruitment company, managing the Industry & Commerce finance searches in Berlin, Hamburg & London. He then moved to one of the largest RPO businesses to lead talent acquisition teams for global brands in the consulting and financial services space. In 2016, he moved in-house to head up recruiting teams in EMEA and LATAM for a global tech company focusing on sales, marketing and finance roles. Prior to joining Audeliss, Manuel has been working as Director Recruiting and HR EMEA for one of the fastest growing tech startups in the IoT sector where he was responsible for all people and recruiting matters for their European employees.

He is very passionate about diversity, equity and inclusion, as well as creating a beautiful candidate experience and delivering value and market insights to our clients.

Manuel grew up as a gay boy in a small town in Southern Germany before moving to the UK. He is happily married for over 10 years now and is bilingual in German and English.
Paul Reynolds

Paul Reynolds

Head of Financial Services

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Paul leads the growth and development of Audeliss' Financial Services practice, specializing in Board, Executive Search, and Talent Pipelining. With over two decades in executive recruitment, Paul consults with global clients to address their strategic human capital needs and challenges across global banking, asset and investment management, insurance, wealth management and fintech. His career spans many significant leadership roles, serving as a Managing Director and Partner leading consulting, business acquisition, delivery, and research businesses and functions.

Paul has a rich background in both boutique and larger enterprises founding and growing businesses from startup as well as advancing existing propositions into significant market propositions within financial services recruitment. He brought his strengths to Audeliss in simplifying complex problems, offering agile solutions, and leveraging a well-connected international network for clients. He is a passionate advocate for diversity, equity, and inclusion, particularly focusing on gender and disability diversity initiatives.

Outside work, Paul has strong family values and his passion for sports is evident through active participation in running, cycling, swimming, and CrossFit.
Amna Khilji

Amna Khilji

Global Head of Client Development

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Language/s: English, Urdu, Hindi

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Amna has over 15 years of global client relations experience having worked across the United States, United Kingdom, Europe and South East Asia. She has significant expertise in working with NASDAQ listed, Fortune 500 and FTSE listed companies, as well as those that are PE Backed pre-IPO or private. Apart from her global for-profit commercial track record, Amna has also had extensive exposure to public, not-for profit, regulatory and governmental organisations. Her deep skillset focusses on building solid sustainable relationships, thus driving longevity and growth.

Amna brings with her a portfolio career history with experience across a variety of industry sectors including financial services, energy, media, healthcare, tech and luxury fashion.

She started her career in the United States focusing on the Healthcare sector and then moved to the UK to develop business for the international textiles market. Prior to joining Audeliss, Amna worked in the private Higher Education sector in London supporting the c-suite executive team and developing strong partnerships for a key international recruitment market which brough in revenues of over £3m across 2 years. In her spare time Amna acts as a mentor for the Princes Trust Mosaic Foundation, volunteer for Second Harvest Food Bank and is also a regular guest on the BBC Asian Network.

As Global Head of Client Development, Amna brings a passion for increasing diversity and promoting inclusion in both the public and private sectors. She works tirelessly to truly drive, develop and cultivate partnerships at a global level across the US, UK and Western Europe.
Alex Wyld

Alex Wyld

Head of Delivery, EMEA

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Alex is the Head of Delivery, EMEA at Audeliss, where she takes on a varied portfolio including both executive and non-executive mandates. Her focus is on forming strong partnerships with clients to discover exceptional talent through the search process while providing diverse candidates with access to senior roles.

Alex’s 13-year career in executive search began with three years in research and supporting senior consultants for a boutique search firm specializing in C-Suite leaders for luxury retail. She then ventured in-house, managing extensive campaigns including a significant project to develop a pool of senior leaders specializing in turnaround strategies within the NHS.

For the past eight years, Alex has been an integral part of the Audeliss team, initially starting in research before transitioning into delivery role and using her effective project management skills to adeptly juggle multiple priorities and build meaningful partnerships with clients and candidates. Notably, she collaborated with Sky on the establishment of their pioneering diversity advisory board, setting a precedent in the field.

Alex is British and has worked extensively in the UK. She has also spent time working in New York contributing to the expansion of Audeliss' presence in the U.S.
Barrie Lee

Barrie Lee

Head of Delivery and Research, EMEA

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Barrie is the Head of Delivery & Research at Audeliss where he leads executive searches for the most senior positions while also mentoring and developing the research team to ensure top-tier candidate delivery for clients. Barrie thrives on the variety in his role, relishing the dynamic challenges that come with working for some of the world's most prominent brands. His professional journey has mainly spanned boutique firms prior to joining Audeliss as a Delivery Consultant. He has since advanced to Head of Delivery and then into his current role overseeing the research department.

Barrie brings a keen ability to listen, an eye for detail, and a strong sense of curiosity to his role, ensuring he provides effective and efficient solutions to clients and candidates. As a father to two daughters, Barrie's work is fuelled by his commitment to creating a level playing field for future generations.

Outside of work, Barrie is a passionate runner who completed the London Marathon in 2023, fulfilling a long-standing aspiration. He also enjoys exploring the culinary world, constantly learning new cooking skills and techniques to feed his love for food and adventure.
Rachel Huggins

Rachel Huggins

Senior Delivery Consultant

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Rachel has over 12 years’ experience working within executive search, having begun her career at a boutique firm focused on the retail industry.

Rachel moved to an international talent management firm, where she partnered with both UK and Global companies within Digital and Multi-Channel Consumer brands, recruiting across disciplines both within the UK and Globally. Executing searches at Board level, she partners with CEOs and PE companies, building personable and in-depth relationships with her clients and candidates.

A brand ambassador for race representation Rachel focuses on creating awareness and challenging businesses on the disparities faced by Ethnic Group candidates. She is passionate about driving through the importance of having diverse representation through executives and boards, ensuring space is created in businesses for diverse executives.
Louise Gore

Louise Gore

Senior Delivery Consultant

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Louise is a Senior Delivery Consultant at Audeliss, specializing in Board and C-Suite hires, helping our clients to diversify their leadership teams.

Louise brings her natural curiosity and tenacity to her role. She began her career in banking, before transitioning into executive search where she worked in multiple capacities including setting her own boutique search firm in London and later working on contract with Microsoft. This variety and breadth of experience enriches her approach to executive search, where she delivers many of the FTSE Board appointments and is a key member of Audeliss’s Board practice.

Louise has an MA in Economics from Queen’s University in Canada and an MSc in Industrial Relations and Human Resources from the London School of Economics (LSE). After graduating from LSE she was invited back as a guest tutor helping post graduate students hone their interviewing skills.

Louise is a dual Canadian and British national.
Priyanka Malik

Priyanka Malik

Research Lead

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Priyanka is the Research Lead at Audeliss and leverages her diverse professional background to set the mapping strategy, identify suitable candidates, and provide crucial support to the delivery team on a global scale for both Executive and Board-level roles.

With four years of experience in hiring and executive search, Priyanka's professional journey began as a 360-recruitment consultant at a boutique firm. Before this she spent eight years in the property industry as a Property Manager, managing properties for a variety of clients. This experience honed her proactive, level-headed, and empathetic approach, with a deep appreciation for the diverse needs of individuals.

Priyanka is British and is a big foodie who loves experimenting with new ingredients and flavors. Her "can-do" attitude aligns with Audeliss' mission to create a more inclusive and equitable world, making her an invaluable asset in the pursuit of diverse leadership and lasting change.
Lynnette Mutisya

Lynnette Mutisya

Research Associate

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Lynnette joined the executive search industry after graduating University. She has an immense passion for creating diverse and inclusive environments and as such truly believes in the mission and values of Audeliss. Her commitment to diversity and inclusion drives her to approach each project with diligence and creativity.

Lynnette works closely with the delivery and research team on a wide spectrum of executive and non-executive projects. Before joining Audeliss, she worked as a generalist researcher in another search organization conducting research for projects across industries and functions.
Billi Doyle

Billi Doyle

Client Development Associate

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Billi is Audeliss’ Client Development Associate and plays a crucial role in supporting the Business Development team. Her responsibilities span both the UK and U.S. teams, where she assists with pitch documents, maintains track records of latest placements, coordinates event participation and ensures that everything runs smoothly within our client engagement work.

The most fulfilling part of Billi’s role is contributing to the background organization of significant projects, including the pitch documents used to showcase Audeliss' capabilities to clients. She also finds great satisfaction from witnessing the successful outcomes of events after dedicating considerable effort to their planning and execution.

Billi's career path at Audeliss began after a 6-month placement at our sister company, INvolve, working directly with clients to coordinate DEI activity. Prior to this, she spent four years at Toni & Guy, where she started as a salon assistant and advanced to manage the shop floor in the chain of hairdressers.

Billi is a fast learner who values connecting with others and making them feel at ease; attributes that contribute to her effectiveness in supporting Audeliss' mission of promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion.