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Our London team covers the UK and Europe, handling some of the biggest markets in the world. We’re constantly expanding the roles we cover and adding new disciplines to enable us to provide full project support. Like every Archer office, each of our consultants has the kind of sector expertise needed to lead custom searches for niche skills.

  • David Cox
    David Cox
    Managing Director
    David commenced his recruitment career 17 years ago with a global PLC; transferring from their London operation to Sydney in 2006. He worked at a senior management level operating across multiple locations and business units, managing a team of 30+ consultants in addition to recruiting mid to senior level positions in construction, infrastructure and MEP markets.In 2010, he decided to set up on his own and co-founded a technical recruitment consultancy which has been placed on the BRW fast starters list for two consecutive years. In addition to his role as a Director, he specialised in recruiting mid to executive...
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  • James Waissel
    James Waissel
    Divisional Manager (Project & Cost Management / Building Surveying)
    ​James has a Bachelors Degree in Economics from Reading University. He began his recruitment career 7 years ago with a specialist Property firm in London, highly focused on delivering across FM, M&E and further specialised in Building Surveying, Project Management and Quantity Surveying delivery.Having studied at Reading he has close ties with several London and UK based property professionals across the built environment and using his entrepreneurial skillset has business developed and generated a healthy network across the UK.James joined Archer in 2018 as a Divisional Manager, overseeing Project Management, Cost Management and Building Surveying recruitment across the UK. With...
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  • Grant Smith
    Grant Smith
    Principal Consultant
    ​Grant started his career as a Residential and Commercial Agent before moving into the Commodities sector for 10 years. Utilising his extensive experience in the sector, he has built a successful career in the real estate environment as a recruiter since 2016. Grant joined Archer in 2021 as a Principal Consultant, concentrating predominantly on Project Management, Cost Management, Construction Management and Development Management across all levels from Assistant to Board Director / Partner. He has an exemplary track record in partnering with clients across Consultancies, Developers and Clients with respect to Commercial, Residential, Infrastructure, Sports & Leisure, Hotels, Regeneration, Education, Data Centers, Industrial/ Logistics, Mixed-Use and Healthcare.Key roles include Building Surveyors from Graduate...
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  • Harry Forsyth
    Harry Forsyth
    Principal Consultant (Construction & Engineering)
    ​Harry is recognised in the industry as a leading Consultant across the built environment market throughout the UK and Europe. Since 2012 Harry has successfully delivered best in class permanent and freelance recruitment solutions in both the building and M&E contractor sectors.Harry partners with some of the market’s leading brands and candidates, providing bespoke recruitment solutions and a considered approach to help secure the best opportunities available.Harry joined Archer’s London team as Principal Consultant in 2021, responsible for building on our continued growth of the Construction & MEP Management portfolio. He delivers assignments into the following project types:Housing (luxury and...
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  • Nick Rogerson
    Nick Rogerson
    Senior Consultant (Project & Cost Management / Building Surveying)
    Nick has a Bachelors Degree in Business Studies from the University of the West of England. He began his recruitment career with a global company in Bristol upon graduating in 2011, and has five years’ experience working for a specialist property consultancy in London, recruiting across the Business Support, Facilities Management and Building Consultancy sectors. He has a strong professional network in the industry and has worked extensively with multi-disciplinary consultancies, private property companies and in-house property teams.Nick joined Archer in 2019 as a Senior Consultant, focused on Building Surveying, Project Management and Cost Management recruitment across the UK. With...
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  • Joyce Lin
    Joyce Lin
    EA & Operations Manager
    ​Joyce has an extensive career in the recruitment industry working across the technology, professional services and financial services sectors. She has led national and global project teams and programmes to deliver key talent acquisition and talent management initiatives. Joyce supports the day to operation of the London office and recruitment team.
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