Sales Directors & Commercial Directors


Lime Talent, established in London in 2013, has a comprehensive network of candidates for Director level roles within FMCG.

Finding a new Director for your leadership team can be a tough task. You need a candidate with industry expertise, functional experience and strong leadership skills who also fits your company culture. Having the right recruitment partner is crucial in this industry and with our wealth of experience, our team will assist in setting competitive salaries, crafting optimal talent attraction strategies to ensure the best candidate for your role.

Why Use Us?

Established in 2013, we have a track record in recruiting FMCG Sales Directors and Commercial Directors for many blue-chip businesses as well as working with a range of fast-growing challenger brands. Our team members are FMCG recruitment specialists that ensure you will be working with someone who fully understands your brief.

You can see some of our clients below

Within Sales & Commercial Directors we cover the following sub categories:

What our clients say


Chester-born Chris McWade, has an unrivalled network of commercial candidates within the consumer goods industry. In addition to this, he has worked with many of the UK’s leading consumer brands and also with SME manufacturers from around the globe. Having started his career in 2002, Chris brings a wealth of experience to the team at Lime Talent.


    Client Portfolio

    • Tony's Chocolonely
      Track Record
      We started working with Tony’s in 2018 to assist with their UK launch securing them:
      - UKI Head of Marketing
      - UK Head of Sales
      - UK Operations & Finance Manager
      “I used Lime Talent in the very early days of our UK launch with the team helping me hire my (now) UK leadership team who are all still with us since 2018. "
      "Lime Talent are responsive, flexible, honest and therefore very easy to work with. When I need support for trickier roles, then Lime are my first port of call and I always recommend them as they strike a good balance of challenge/blue chip from their network.” UK Country Manager
    • Danone
      Track Record
      Preferred supplier for roles within commercial and supply chain functions
    • who gives a crap
      Track Record
      Helping to build their EU team with roles including:
      - EU Head of Consumer
      - EU Head of Commercial
      - As well as various other roles
      “Lime Talent have been a fantastic partner to me as I've built out the UK & Europe team for Who Gives a Crap. Their ability to get a quick understanding of our business, the needs I had for the roles and the calibre of Lime's candidate pool has been invaluable. "
      "It's allowed us to move quickly to build out a team from scratch, hiring roles across a range of functions including commercial, marketing, strategy & insights. I simply wouldn't have been able to do this without Lime's support & expertise!" MD UK & Europe
    • L'Oreal
      Track Record
      Various projects from Manager to Director level within functions such as
      - eCommerce
      - Market Intelligence
      - Revenue Growth
      - Category Strategy
      - Business & Data analysis