HR. Coaching. Recruitment. Restructuring. Whatever your business needs, outsource it to us for results that can outperform.

HR. Coaching. Recruitment. Restructuring. Whatever your business needs, outsource it to us for results that can outperform.

James Fleming, Founder & Managing Director

James is a passionate believer in the power of positivity. It’s what inspired him to establish Brave HCG in 2016 and what motivates our growing team and clients to partner with us.

Empowerment is at the heart of James’ pragmatic, collaborative approach. His focus is to give clients the confidence and control needed to make informed decisions, embrace change and maximise performance.

A Fellow of the CIPD, James has extensive commercial expertise and over 20 years’ experience – delivering dynamic HR and Resourcing solutions for FTSE100 companies.

As our Managing Partner, James is dedicated to ensuring that everyone thrives – colleagues, clients, businesses – when they work with Brave HCG.

Kate Wilkins, Head of Human Resources

Kate’s engaging and collaborative style enables her to work in partnership with our clients, empowering them take decisive, clear action by implementing HR solutions that will super-charge their business.

Kate is a Master of the CIPD and her vast experience has become invaluable to our growing client pace.

Beth Marr, Head of Employment Relations

Beth supports clients with guidance on employment law, complex employee relations and business change situations including restructuring and mergers & acquisitions.

Beth brings a rare combination of first-class, critical legal thinking and a willingness to offer a clear direction and views. She is commercial and empathetic and always business-minded. Beth has a true partnership approach with a skillful blend of support, challenge and creativity.


Bernadette Wilson, Business Development & Executive Assistant

Bernadette was Brave’s first employee and her diligence, care and focus have been instrumental in supporting the development of our industry leading proposition and business growth.

In addition to her role as Executive Assistant, Bernadette also works alongside James in Business Development and is the beating heart of our Social Responsibility agenda, working with our charity and community partners to further their causes and ensure our business makes a positive, lasting difference to the world around us.

Lucy Thomas, Resourcing Account Manager

Lucy invests time in getting to know organisations and candidates – their journeys, stories and ambitions.

This thorough approach to search and selection enables her to align candidates and businesses with shared perspectives and requirements. Giving everyone confidence in their decisions, at every step of the process.