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Alex Small

Group Managing Director - Europe

  • Based in London, Alex is the Managing Director for Phaidon International’s European offices and is responsible for running sales teams in London, Zurich and Berlin. He is spearheading business growth across the wider European region, driving top level training of every consultant to ensure all clients and candidates receive the exceptional service they've come to expect from a Phaidon International brand.

    Prior to joining Phaidon International, Alex worked in a telesales capacity running a B2B sales team based in South England where he was quickly promoted to sales manager. Following on from that success, he also worked for a business services company that specialised in supporting smaller businesses improve cash flow for a wide range of end clients (in both B2B and B2C markets).

    Alex has a BSc in Physiotherapy from Brunel University, choosing this degree due to his keen interest in sports as well as the sciences, and has played to a competitive standard in Rugby Union and League. Alex recently completed an MBA course in The London School of Economics.


    “My role is extremely rewarding. I love that we help candidates through the process of one of life's more stressful events. Also, supporting the growth of amazing organisations and solving their biggest business problem - talent - is awesome.”