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James Connelly


James joined Mackenzie Stuart in 2015, having initial responsibility for mid- to senior level placements in the Chemicals sector. During his first year, he built strong relationships with Mackenzie Stuart’s key clients in the sector and quickly became a vital point of contact for our retained search accounts.

He now leads a team of technically specialised consultants, working with some of the largest and well know chemicals companies in the world to recruit mid- to senior-level candidates into highly specific roles across a variety of functions including Technical R&D, Operations, Commercial and Leadership. James offer valuable insight into a variety of markets and has a large influence over the long-term strategy of Mackenzie Stuart’s Chemical’s division.

Originally from Liverpool, James graduated from the University of Leeds with a Bachelors of Science in Medical Microbiology and enjoys playing football at a competitive level.


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