Founded by Michael and Lloyd Smith in 1986, Gerard Daniels has helped define the leadership of global organisations through our executive search, board consulting and development of high performance executive talent. Our international offices provide outstanding reach around the world and enable a responsiveness to client needs wherever their key assets are located. We are clear about what is important to clients in delivering service and have a refreshingly crisp focus which is energetic, creative and informed. We take the time to understand our clients’ business, their aspirations, their culture, their strategy and their people. We engage with our clients across the globe, building long-term, meaningful relationships of the highest calibre. We act swiftly, efficiently and effectively. Today Michael leads the continued international development of Gerard Daniels from London through the company's operations in the regions of Europe Middle East and Africa, The Americas and Asia Pacific. He is a significant supporter of child health research, the performing arts and education and is board member of the Telethon Kids Institute and the Duke of Edinburgh's Award.