Our Impact

Saxton Bampfylde is committed to being a socially responsible business, making a positive impact on society, the economy and the environment.


As the first employee-owned executive search and leadership advisory firm, purpose has always been central to our work. Our Mission Statement is to change the world, and we have made a range of ambitious commitments in our organisation, culture and behaviours to ensure we walk-the-walk as well as being proud to work with clients and on roles committed to acting positively in this space.

Bringing the best of leadership in sustainability to our clients

We have a deep and long track record of working on the sustainability agenda, whose origins predate the current global focus. We work with our clients to ensure that their commitment to sustainability is understood and communicated to the market, and with candidates to explore their levels of experience and motivation in this area.

As a founding member of our international partnership Panorama, we are equally well positioned to bring this capability on a global basis.



Specialist areas

Our expertise is at the intersection of the private sector, public sector and civil society space and we have developed particular experience in securing talent for specialised roles associated with the sustainability agenda. These include:

  • Chief Sustainability Officers
  • Chief Impact Officers
  • Impact NEDs
  • Impact and ESG Investors
  • Climate and environment specialists
  • EDI specialists
  • Governance & Risk
  • Chief Accountability Officers and other leaders focused on engagement with civil society

Find our more about our Sustainability Practice


The demands on non-executive and executive leadership to incorporate the latest thinking into their sustainability agenda has been growing at an exponential rate, creating challenges in keeping pace.

We are committed to promoting shared learning and understanding on sustainability topics, convening leaders in formal and informal settings with expert partners in the space, in order to advance the effectiveness of leadership.

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