why use hanson lee

With expectations for company and individual performance intensifying and disruption coming from all sides, the question for businesses today is how to compete for the best talent.

- At Hanson Lee we help build the teams, organisations and productivity our clients need to meet and exceed expectations.

- An innovative and insightful approach with a true understanding of both companies and candidates requirements.

- Our reputation is for delivering premium people and being a recognised leader in our field.



senior team

Lee Blasdale Managing Director at Hanson Lee

lee blasdale

As founder, Lee has 14 years experience helping City based Insurers and Software providers recruit the markets' best talent. One of the best "networked" resourcing specialists within the London Market.
Ben Kay Account Executive at Hanson Lee

ben kay

Ben began his career recruiting IT specialists within Capital Markets. 5 years ago, he brought this knowledge and experience to Hanson Lee. Football mad and fluent in Portuguese.
Tim Hurst Associate Director at Hanson Lee

tim hurst

Tim provides personality profiling as part of our service. He also specialises in on-boarding, coaching, development of individuals and teams within the Insurance sector.

what they say

"We were recommended to work with Hanson Lee in 2018 and have been extremely impressed. They demonstrate first class knowledge of the Lloyd’s Insurance market and how operations & technology is delivered through our team. Precise candidate screening helps deliver excellent results and add true value to our business.”

COO - Ascot Underwriting

“We have worked with Hanson Lee on a range of technical and senior roles within our various business units throughout UK and US. By applying a professional search approach to all assignments they consistently present shortlists of quality not quantity. As such they have become a key resource partner.”

CEO, AdvantageGo

“I cannot recommend Hanson Lee highly enough as skilled and highly personable recruiters. They were Exclusive agent on a role I applied for and were instrumental in me attaining that role. Their Senior Partner worked with me at every step of the interview process and it was just as important to them that I secured the role, as it was to me. He gave me insights into the industry and company that were useful and it is without hesitation that I recommend them”

CIO UK & Europe - WR Berkley

“I have trusted the search and placement services of Hanson Lee for many years. They have a track record for delivering 1st class service. Extensive and trusted relationships in the global insurance markets enable them to match their clients’ needs to high calibre recruits – they have the ability and desire to make exceptional introductions that others fail to find. Their consultants’ approach and personality make all parties comfortable through the recruitment phases, easing the induction and fast-tracking the on boarding process.”

Head of Global Resourcing - BPO