Robert Kenward is a recruitment expert specialising in senior hires within the events, mice and experiential sectors. He is an experienced speaker, moderator, industry commentator and EDI advocate who is able to convey his expertise and experience to an audience with a vibrant, passionate and vehemently honest approach.
Robert has over 21 years’ experience of the recruitment and events sectors and brings a unique perspective of hiring from all angles - as a candidate, a client and a fitabilty® recruiter. Robert brings a direct and pragmatic approach to recruitment, matching the personal and career aspirations of candidates to a company’s business growth plans.
In 2022 Robert co-founded You Exclusive - a recruitment agency dedicated to the event sector and the incredible eventprofs in it.
Robert has held over 650 pro bono one-to-one sessions to date with people who need job seeking advice, insight, guidance, support or just a shoulder to lean on. This support was launched during the pandemic and Robert continues to offer these sessions to the industry.
Robert lives in Brighton, UK with his wife and most weekends you can find him building Lego or on the water with their two young sons.
28-Jun-2023Impact & InformThe REACH (Race, Ethnicity and Cultural Heritage) Scholarship Initiative
29-Jun-2023Blank CanvasDIY Recruitment Workshop