About Us


Who we are

We are a diverse team from around the world, who believe we can improve businesses through people. Executive search lies at the core of what we do, but we also offer consultation services across a range of issues: corporate structure, leadership teams, training on recruitment best practice, and so on.

Please get in touch to find out more.


Our Leadership Team

The partners have between them over fifty years’ experience in the media, information, technology and entertainment sector both as headhunters and operators. They head our teams of consultants and researchers who have made placements across multiple industries around the world.



Managing Director

Martin founded MTA in 2008. He has 25 years’ experience working in executive search and on business consultancy projects, around the world.



Partner, Games, Technology and Entertainment

James leads MTA’s technology and entertainment practices, including software, e-commerce, games, broadcast, film and theatre. He is Chair of Out Making Games and on the UKIE DEI committee.



Partner, Media & Information

Contact Matt for media, information, e-learning, digital and communications assignments. A co-founder of MTA, Matt is a former news editor and has 16 years’ experience in executive search.



Head of Research

Hasnaa leads our inhouse research team. She has a PhD in cultural studies, an MA in journalism, and global project experience.


How We Work

On executive search projects, all of our research is carried out in house. Individual researchers are allocated exclusively to one project at a time to ensure complete focus. It’s why we deliver, and in a timely fashion.

On consultancy projects, we will undertake initial scoping and either work with partners or mentors as we and the client deem appropriate. Our focus is on results.

Above all, we are client-led. Every project is tailored to meet the client’s expectations. Feel free to give us a call to find out more.


Contact Us

To find out more about us and how we work, please get in touch.