Our Background

Since 1998, Blackstar Search has been providing innovative management and executive-level recruiting services to meet the hiring goals and solve the hiring problems of leading companies throughout the UK and worldwide. We provide you with customised solutions designed to achieve your specific business needs.

David Hillman is Owner and Managing Director of Blackstar Search, based in Dunstable, Bedfordshire. David and his team have built a reputation for delivering excellent candidates to clients with very precise needs in highly competitive markets.

We are Headhunters in Food and Beverage with particular strength in Beers, Wines & Spirits Globally. A niche talent search & recruitment agency that specialises in attracting passive candidates and matching them precisely to our clients’ needs.

We operate globally with offices in UK, Europe, USA, Australasia and Asia. Our global reach and search facility is beyond the scope of other headhunters, matching top managers for your company internationally. We help our clients Win the Race for Global Talent.

David Hillman

My Mission

  • To help small, ambitious Food and Beverage Businesses grow and become more successful by attracting the top talent to join them
  • To offer great opportunities to ambitious, entrepreneurial commercial managers to become empowered and enrich their lives and those of their families

Our Comprehensive Search Process

The best companies have teams of people that work so well together, they improve and even inspire each other to reach new levels of achievement. We work with our clients in much the same way, as part of a team that is committed to finding and hiring the right people at the pace your business demands.

We look to provide the right amount of collaboration, research and intuition needed to deliver a few well-chosen candidates, instead of a mass of untested CVs. And we provide our services with the kind of professionalism and accountability that you would expect from a team member.

Our Industry Expertise

Another reason for our success is our industry expertise, which includes:

  • FMCG
  • Food and Beverage
  • Consumer Packaged Goods
  • Market Research
  • FMCG Consultancy

Our recruiters know these industries and the people working in them. This, combined with their recruiting experience, gives them the advantage of knowing who you need to hire and where to find them.

Learn More

Learn more about our services for companies and services for candidates. Or contact us to discuss your needs and how we can help you build the heart of your business.

Blackstar Search is an Equal Opportunity Employer.