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Setting the recruitment standard.

“Partnering with Kernel is an exciting opportunity for us to further cement and underpin the continued growth of a successful business model within a highly attractive industry that can benefit from disruption. We look forward to supporting Kernel in its journey to become a diversified global market leader across multiple industry specialisms.”

Arjan Blok, Managing Director at Three Hills

We push boundaries. We disrupt what isn’t working. We challenge what is. We are redefining the recruitment standard. How? By bringing together the best in our industry.

Kernel is a multi-brand, multi-niche group of industry-leading recruitment businesses. By creating an innovative, agile approach to search and hiring solutions, we are driving the recruitment industry forward. We create globally high-potential businesses to deliver a new level of service excellence across a spectrum of sectors and specialisms.

Being part of the Kernel Group is not just about changing the perception of recruitment. It’s about being exceptional in how we approach our work and focusing on creating the very best experiences for our clients and candidates. Our unrivalled expertise, global infrastructure, and commitment to being a people-first Group ensures we grow collectively and with shared ambition.

Our brands:

Catalyst Partners is revolutionising Human Resources and People recruitment, specialising in Reward and Analytics, HR Infrastructure, People and Talent.

We work at pace, without compromising our service excellence.


Dartmouth Partners is a multi-award-winning, multi-niche recruitment agency, reshaping recruitment with our Classroom to Boardroom model.

We are a global company and trusted advisor to over 1,000 firms.


With 25 years of experience, Pure Search is the market leader across the governance and infrastructure markets. Our Core practice areas include Tax, Legal, and Finance recruitment sectors.

With Pure, recruitment is a partnership, not a transaction.


Recruitment with a purpose

Having a successful career should not be dependent on where you grew up.

That’s why we’re taking action and advocating for young people's equal opportunities. Our Classroom to Boardroom Foundation helps students and young people to achieve professional and personal success. We provide key skills-based workshops in schools, create work experience and learning programmes with our dynamic clients, and have a growing national student alumni support network. We’re building a future where every young person can thrive in any career they choose, no matter what their socio-economic background.


Become a recruitment changemaker

Let’s talk. Exceptional opportunities start with a conversation.

Looking for more information on the Group? Does Kernel sound like the right place for you or your business to be a part of? Contact us and one of our team members will be in touch.