James Caan CBE
Having founded Recruitment Entrepreneur in 2014, former Dragons’ Den star and serial entrepreneur, James Caan CBE plays a pivotal role in shaping each business within our portfolio.
James has been in recruitment for over 30 years and invests in recruitment companies of all sizes across various geographies and sectors.
Alexander Mann, his first recruitment business, sold in 2013 for £260 million. His second recruitment venture, Humana International, grew to 140 offices across 30 countries.
As chairman, James takes an active role in the investment process, working closely with the Recruitment Entrepreneur team to support you and your company. His hands-on approach enables entrepreneurs to learn from his considerable experience in founding and scaling recruitment businesses.
With 3 million followers, James was named LinkedIn’s second most influential voice of 2017. His global network, both online and offline, has assisted our current CEOs in attracting the best talent, clients and candidates to their businesses.
All Recruitment Entrepreneur partners enjoy the benefit of James Caan’s Recruitment Guide; industry specific training and access to an online video coaching platform, designed for consultants and managers of all experience levels.
The training is delivered by accredited experts with years of valuable industry expertise. All training is individually tailored to the needs of consultants to enhance their performance and increase sales through each stage of their career.