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.

Ruth Greenslade, Head of Resourcing

Ruth works with insight and understanding. She gets to the heart of a team’s needs and dynamics to identify professionals who can positively impact a business.

Advising across both temporary and permanent contracts, Ruth applies more than 20 years’ Recruitment experience, established in senior agency and in-house roles. Ensuring her clients and candidates feel empowered in the recruitment process is paramount to Ruth. An approach that’s highly-valued by clients and candidates, long-standing and new.

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.

Bernadette Wilson, Business Development & Marketing Manager

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.

Having previously worked for the likes of Channel 4, The Welsh Assembly Government and The Guinness Partnership, Bernadette has a wealth of experience in marketing, communications and PR, which she brings together to deliver exciting and innovative content. With her engaging and warm style, Bernadette is also on hand to give advice to clients on how to grow their businesses using various marketing tools and platforms. 

In addition to her role in marketing, 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.

Hannah Perkins, Recruitment Partner

Hannah 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.