McLean Partnership

Team | Paul Soothill

Paul Soothill
Managing Director

Paul specialises in
- Executive Search
- Board Practice
- Interim Management
- Industry And Public Sector

T: 020 3597 6409

Paul oversees our Higher Education (Professional Services) and Real Estate practices. Since joining The McLean Partnership in 2010, he has set up a dedicated Interim management practice and fronted the combined offering, alongside executive search, ensuring our clients benefit from a joined up approach to the sourcing of executive leadership, senior management and specialist hires.

Working with the broader Industry team, Paul brings expertise in the appointment of key corporate functional hires and the identification of talent for short-term, impactful interim/consulting engagements.  Having spent 15 years in senior level real estate recruitment, Paul works closely with clients in all facets of property  relating to the day to day and strategic matters including; development, capital projects and programmes, estates management, asset optimisation and commercialisation.

Paul has advised the leadership of some of the most prominent UK Universities, Government agencies and Industry bodies.  His previous assignments include executive appointments (Chair, CEO, COO, MD and Advisers) and mandates across corporate functions (HR, Finance, Technology, Marketing and Estates). He has also worked for numerous property companies, land owners, occupiers, developers and service providers on assignments in the UK and overseas.

Paul graduated from the University of Birmingham with a 2.1 Hons in Geography and Planning.