Sue Pilgrim


Sue is an energetic and inspirational leader with over 30 years experience in the recruitment industry.

Working with multi-nationals such as Manpower, Blue Arrow and Kelly Services and SME’s, for the past 10 years Sue has held the position of Group Managing Director for the Become Group, the International Creative Recruitment market specialists.

Sue’s experience covers a range of sectors including Creative & Design, Marketing, Digital, Commercial, Healthcare, Social Care, Education, Logistics and Industrial.

As a Board Director for over a decade Sue has been responsible for creating the vision, delivering strategy, consistent profitability and investor value in both listed and privately held businesses with personal accountability for turnover from 5mill to 65mill sterling. Sue has achieved this through a combination of operational organic growth, acquisition and mergers always with the focus firmly on the teams, candidates and customers.

Sue has extensive experience of operating across the UK and overseas since 2003, having been responsible for successfully opening and managing multiple operations in Australia, New Zealand, Canada, South Africa, and a Department of International Trade award winning operation in Hong Kong.

The team at Lander Consultancy where delighted to welcome Sue on board as a Consultant in 2016. Sue works with our clients to support business owners and leaders by providing a personalised and collaborative results orientated approach to help their businesses to deliver, prosper and thrive.

Areas of expertise

  • To deliver Stakeholder/Investor Value, consistent revenue and profitability.
  • UK multi-network growth, operational and remote management.
  • Global Remote Management experience and delivery.
  • Market penetration in new geographical territories, start up to profitability.
  • Cultural Awareness Impact Management.
  • Transformation Management. Supporting business through major change programmes in UK and Overseas.
  • International Networker and Facilitator, experienced conference presenter, leader and influencer.
  • Recession Management to deliver profitability and maintain business stability.