Our expert network empowers global firms.

From analyst to expert, we connect you to ambitious companies looking to power change and hire the best. By harnessing our network of globally recognised companies to fast-growing scale-ups, we help bridge the gap between you and the most interesting commercial, strategic or analytical opportunities – for a day, a month, a year or forever.

We identify excellence across all levels. By working in partnership with you and our network of businesses, we take the time to gain an understanding of the challenges, motivations and skills for both sides and create valuable connections on a permanent or project basis.

Looking for

project work?

Whether you’re looking to build your commercial experience across a range of companies, or use your consulting expertise on a freelance basis, we can help connect you to a wide variety of opportunities around your skill-set.

  • Research and Analyst
    project roles

    Junior to senior research and analytical projects around your schedule. Work across primary and secondary data gathering or language studies and specialised analysis for long-term strategic studies.

  • Freelance and interim
    Consultant and Sector Specialists

    ​Get hired fast and connected to a wide range of businesses and looking for short-term strategic and management advice, from operational and transformation strategies to growth initiatives.


Looking for a

permanent position?

Progress your career with a top-tier commercial position. Get connected to a range of hiring companies looking for the best person to drive forward their strategies and objectives.

  • Graduate

    Entry level roles for excellent graduates looking for their first commercial role.

  • Early

    Progress and define your career with your next commercial move. 

  • Experienced

    Get connected with experienced opportunities in strategy, M&A, consulting or transformation.

  • Executive

    Use your leadership experience and expertise in a strategic executive position.  


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On hand career partners

From starting out in your career to C-suite level, we partner with you to help find the most relevant position. We go beyond the CV to understand your drivers and skills to make the connections that count.

Our business network looks for top talent to help drive their objectives, transform initatice and deliver long-term growth. As well as reviewing experience and academics, all professionals are assessed against the five criteria of the ‘commercial skill-set’ to highlight a well-rounded, successful individual.

Commercial Skill-Set


The ability to frame complex problems, and think both conceptually and practically to arrive at workable solutions which can be applied in the real world.


Exceptional analytical skills. The ability to analyse complex information and derive insights from ambiguity.​

Personal impact

A track record of achievement and drive for continual personal growth to make an impact.


The ability to articulate complex messages in a concise and understandable way that engages and resonates.


The ability to work well with others, offering reliability, support and teamwork. Excellent stakeholder management coupled with credibility.

  • ​We use Freshminds mainly for large cold calling programmes and transcription as well as translation and research exercises. Freshminds are brilliant at providing us with researcher with very little notice, they are flexible and the work produced is of a high standard. We are continuously looking to use Freshminds more as a team and they are discussed at most project kick offs, especially if a project involves lots of interviews.

    James Campin, Associate, PwC

  • Freshminds recruited exceptional candidates. They have a great understanding of our culture and deliver quickly. They are the first agency I call!

    Head of Operations, GU Puds

  • Each and every individual I have dealt with in Freshminds has been extremely professional but with a refreshingly friendly and approachable manner. I would recommend them to anyone.​

    Head of Recruitment, Major international FMCG

  • ​The candidate was absolutely perfect. She fitted into the team, was hard working, super quick to learn the work, produced high quality work and got through more than expected.

    Data Analyst , The Customer Relationship Consultancy

  • ​I just want to thank you for all your help with the temps these last few days, it’s been my pleasure working with them.I’ve appreciated their efforts and positive attitudes, also very grateful for your flexibility in our engagement

    Manager, Bain

  • ​It’s been a pleasure to work with you and the team over the last couple of months. We’re thrilled with our new hire.

    Manager, Leading Construction Platform

  • ​I found the Freshminds staff really friendly and eager to help in any way they could. They had a good understanding of my skillset, and were willing to transfer my details to other colleagues that had suitable roles.

    Research Analyst , Freelancer

  • ​I also wanted to take this time to thank you for placing me on freelance projects and providing me with helpful feedback. I enjoyed working on the projects and learnt plenty. The projects also provided me with insight into the research and management consultancy environments in London, which are areas I wanted to learn more about.

    Research Analyst , Freelancer

  • ​Freshminds found me the best candidates in a short space of time, I could have actually hired all the candidates on their shortlist.

    Head of Performance Management, Johnston Press

  • ​We had a very specific and difficult brief which the team at Freshminds went to great lengths to understand. From there they distilled an exceptional short list of candidates and reacted quickly and responsively to our needs saving us a great deal of time and effort.

    Jonny Burr, Mobeus Equity Partners

  • ​​I just wanted to say that we have been thoroughly impressed with Freshminds. Bryony has been a delight and clearly our brief was understood and executed in exemplary fashion as every candidate sent has been on point.

    Manager, Mangopay

  • ​Interims were passionate about our business, had a deep understanding of the project and were clearly hand-picked by Freshminds as being the very best

    Partner, Top Tier Consultancy

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