About Anne Corrett

Anne Corrett


Anne originally trained as a Consultant in the USA placing top Executive Assistants throughout California. After returning to the UK she worked for many years in the City running the Executive PA desk of a niche recruitment consultancy. Now a Founding Partner of Leaman Consulting, Anne specialises in Chief of Staff roles, top Executive Assistants & Private PA’s for companies, Family Offices, HNW & High Profile individuals.

Discreet & discerning with an international overview and an empathic understanding of different cultures and requirements, she has placed for some of the top CEO's, principals and individuals in the country as well as household names & UHNW individuals.


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£55/60k + bonus + bens package

An unusual and very interesting role has arisen for a degree standard EA who has supported a very busy entrepreneur or CEO with both business and Philanthropic interests.  A high flyer who works quickly you must be quick on your feet, uber smart with excellent forward planning skills and can gauge situations quickly.  Based in magnificent offices in Mayfair your day will be involved in assisting in all aspects to the CEO the in his business ventures and supporting with private matters and within his Foundation when needed.  This is a boutique environment similar to a Family Office.  Top diary management and able to deal with a flood of emails deciphering what is important and what can wait (answering when appropriate).  A good decision maker who is discreet and with excellent experience liaising at the most senior level/titled individuals/CEOs' etc.  A top communicator with confidence who will work as a colleague and have much to offer.  An outstanding gatekeeper, able to sit in meetings/minutes or take dictation into the PC now and again.  Top research skills and excellent PowerPoint will be needed.  Able to design complex travel and itineraries (boss is away 3 - 4 months of the year usually).  Well spoken and presented is essential and able to juggle many priorities without fluster. Good humoured with your own wit and charm and used to the busy and demanding world this Principal inhabits.  Really interesting and involving role and the boss is quite a character!  You will be confident and able to be a real right hand support to the boss. The role is to start asap.   No high expectations for out of hours - civilized hours too!

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£45-50,000 + bonus + bens package

An interesting and involving role has opened up for a private PA with a multitude of skills.  Supporting this the busy Principal in a Private PA Capacity.  Based in the residence with occasional visits to the Family Office in Mayfair.  Willing and able with a positive and energetic approach you will turn your hand to what needs doing from UHNW travel and shopping to assisting with schools and shopping for the children.  This is a hands on role where not two days are are the same.  A good understanding of UHNW & Private PA is needed for this role and good tech & research skills.  2 - 3 years experience as a private PA and excellent English written and spoken.  A can do attitude and solutions driven is essential.

This is a full-on role with diverse demands during the day and you will be able to juggle many requests  without skipping a beat.  Energised and capable you will come with excellent references and be able to commit for the long term

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70 to 80K + bonus + bens package

A top role has arisen for a top EA (degree standard) to support this enormously successful and very likeable CEO of a multi-disciplined global media/luxury group.  This is a true "wingman" role of wide dimensions and you will accompany this entrepreneurial Principal on all meetings and be involved in every aspect of this exciting and very successful global enterprise.  The company has interests in various upbeat industries (including, fashion, media agencies, TV, branding and the representation of high profile individuals globally.  Some experience with legal matters or a legal degree would be a big plus.  Able to read contracts/legal documents for an initial overview.  Intelligent with a good business head yourself you have much to offer.

You will have a cv that demonstrates supporting a successful individual with many business interests within media, fashion, music, luxury brands, TV or similar in a similar is needed.  Able to proof read legal documents, sit in meetings and keep abreast of a constantly changing schedules/diaries and priorities.  Able to sit in high level meetings to take concise notes and follow up on all points.  Attending calls/meetings for both business and private matters.  Provide detailed briefing notes before meetings.  Attending Senior Team meetings on behalf of the CEO and summarise with feedback - working closely with Heads of Departments.

Cover all extensive travel and itineraries (predominately to the USA + Paris).  

Assisting with Brands and the development of them together with the CEO

A top communicator and the key individual for all third parties (producers, agents, lawyers & brands) to liaise with.  Excellent logistics skills able to prioritise quickly and juggle constantly changing demands.  Managing all communication both incoming and outgoing.  Draft replies/take dictation when required.  Able to think on your feet this is an exciting and sometimes demanding role that will use all of your talents

Able to build relationships quickly and work in the strictest of confidence is essential.  A warm and caring person with a depth of understanding and emotional intelligence is needed for this role.

This is a career EA role and is "more than" a usual EA role which will require dedication and 100% commitment (although not 24/7).

A wonderful opportunity for an EA at the top of your professional and wanting the next step with responsibility that has masses of interesting content where you can really make a difference.

One month handover to commence end July/beginning August

Top package + bonus

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£65-80K + top incentives + top bonus


An outstanding career opportunity has arisen to join on the of UK's most successful tech entrepreneurs to grow with his next big venture.  Established and very successful you will learn and grow in this role. A dynamic and charming boss you will support on both a business and personal level and bring your own skill set to the role.  Able to grow in the role you will build this new venture with the Principal and reap great rewards.  The concept has been running for 6 years and gaining huge momentum and the Principal is well known in the industry.  The boss is down to earth, charming and good fun and appreciates humour and commitment to your profession. High energy levels and top multi tasking skills are essential together with the desire to be in a dynamic and growing company.

You will be degree standard (legal, finance or business preferred) and able to bring complementary skills to the table.  A background in start up or technology or supporting a dynamic CEO/entrepreneur is also needed for this role. Top organisational skills and able to work at the speed that the Principal does.  Fit and focused you will have things in common with this marathon runner Principal and share a similar vision.  This is more than a traditional EA role as you can get involved, take on more and add extra value/reap the rewards in the future.  Committed with great energy you will also be able to laugh and have fun in this role also (dinner with colleagues weekly + quarterly week-ends away etc).  This company is being backed by some of the biggest names in the world and is headed for huge success which you can be a part of. 

Happy in your own skin you will have a relaxed confidence and always willing to go the extra mile.  There will be some out of hours week-ends and evenings when required (not all the time)  The Principal also has business interests in the US so experience across time zones is needed.

This is a right hand role in every sense where you will eventually second guess the Principal and have a large part to play in the growth of the company and the smooth running of his life.

An in-depth understanding of modern technology & platforms is needed and a positive and upbeat approach to life where anything can be achieved.  To work at speed and be highly structured is essential for this role (he is much in demand so filtering a large amount of emails & sorting contacts will be needed).

Disciplined and structured (the creative Principal needs organising...) you will be well presented and spoken and happy to liaise with the great and the good when needed.  3 years+ at CEO level and a background within a start up style company or tech is much preferred.

This boutique company will be moving to Mayfair or Marylebone in the next month or so - The role will be remote until then.

This is an unrivalled opportunity for a dynamic and career driven EA/Wingman with much to offer tempered with a polished and positive personality with humour and a desire to succeed at the right hand of one of the UK's top performers in this industry.  Top package with big incentives/bonus structure.

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Up to £50k plus bonus and benefits

This is a wonderful role assisting an interesting and inclusive family based in a large country house.  The Principals also own several other properties (including London and Spain).  The role will primarily be remote based but visiting the house when required (you must be within 30/40 mins travel to the house).  5 years+  minimum as a private PA is essential together with extensive experience assisting with property renovations/building works/trades etc.  A top all rounder with a roll up the sleeves attitude is essential to become a vital part of their lives.  Supporting a Principal who has many business and philanthropic interests that you can become involved in also.  Excellent organisational skills with a grounding in the business world also and up to date tech skills is also essential.  Very detail orientated with suggestions and new ways of working, this is a collaborative role with a charming individual who has humour and is time poor needing Private PA with good business skills also.  A robust multi tasker who is a driver and non smoker is needed who is looking to settle for the long term.  The Principals travel a lot in normal times and you will be guardian of their properties in their absence so you will have an inherent sense of responsibility and enjoy being involved.  A bubbly and positive personality who takes initiative and is a self starter and solutions driven is a must.  Philanthropic and involved in different charity work also (you must be an animal lover) this is an interesting and involving role with a decent and caring family.  The couple entertain a lot and are extremely social and this is an area you will be involved in also.  An outstanding role for an outstanding Private PA with much to offer.  Excellent references will be required.  Top package + bonus (some travel to London house when required/fares paid)

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Up to £80,000 Plus bonus plus benefits

Family Office EA  (Mayfair)  an interesting and diverse role has arisen for a polished and degree standard EA with a background in Family Office or similar for 10 years+  Supporting on an international level with some travel in the future.  Degree standard and longevity in your CV is essential for this role. Highly organised and efficient, loyal and discreet with excellent all round ability.  Happy to support both personally and corporately, this family office has a wide influence and many investments/interests internationally.  Excellent IT skills, dedicated and happy to support out of hours when required.  Supporting within a small & dedicated team in Mayfair offices.  Excellent communication skills and a high level of initiative and problem solving skills. Some travel in the future to oversee projects abroad. Interesting and absorbing role for a career orientated EA who likes involvement and responsibility.  Excellent package & interesting role.

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Up to £100,000 - Plus bonus plus benefits - Top Package

Executive Assistant - Entertainment CEO & Creator.

This is a highly unusual opportunity to support one of the world's greatest entertainment creators in all aspects.  A genius level CEO who has build up an unsurpassable empire of entertainment globally.  A working culture from the USA (offices there and UK) you will have that high energy "can do" approach and have a cv demonstrating support to a leader/dynamic CEO in every aspect.  You will be at the top of your profession and happy to be absorbed with a role of this level.  On call and sometimes 24/7 you will be totally solutions driven, extremely positive and love the idea of working at a fast & demanding pace for someone who is unique and a world leader in his field.  A high level of emotional intelligence and commitment is needed for this role and you will be used to high demands and expectations throughout your career.  Supporting a high level creative in the music business, media, entertainment, fashion or a similar field is preferred and who is motivated by creativity & vision.  You will be driven yourself, ambitious & career orientated, free to travel when needed (USA & Europe).  A deep understanding what a role of this level requires and who will move mountains to get the job done.  Able to forge relationships quickly and happy to support in a business and corporate capacity.   Down to earth and a real facilitator this is an amazing opportunity for a cultivated and aware person, up to date with the modern world & able to offer 110%.

Outstanding package and bonus that will increase in time also.

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40k plus benefits plus travel to Switzerland!

A super role has come along for a very bright and energised PA with excellent experience juggling a very busy day for a successful and diverse family office. A background within a HNW family office or working for a Principal and family would be much preferred.  Supporting the Principal based in Switzerland for 3 - 4 hours per day  - you must be able to make relationships quickly and feel at ease with different personalities/requests.  Work quickly and focused and be able to juggle changes when needed.  There will be travel to Switzerland every 2 months for 4 - 6 days to consolidate/discuss matters with the Principal.  Lovely family with a busy schedule needs someone who can think on their feet who is also professional, friendly and committed.  Supporting other members of the family office during the day your juggling and prioritising skills will be amazing.  Top diary management and scheduling is essential for this role and a concierge style of support to assist what needs doing.  Primarily changeable diary/meetings scheduling and travel when lockdown is relaxed. Arranging conference calls/Zooms and family office liaison.  You will be educated (degree preferred), charming and enjoy the responsibility and involvement of working within a family office.  Some support outside normal hours when urgent.  Mac user is essential with Microsoft 365 and proficient with modern tech/applications is essential.  Able to work quickly and very efficiently is essential as different requests all day and many meetings/changes during the day.  This is a concierge style service so your adaptability and speed of response and communication skills will be excellent  Experience working in a remote role is essential to be considered for this role and wanting to settle for the long term.

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Chief of Staff -  (International Property) UHNW

This is an outstanding role for an outstanding individual to oversee and manage an international portfolio of privately owned luxury property & estates in the UK and abroad.  

A seasoned and career orientated individual with a demonstrated background on an international level for UHNW with major assets including a large property portfolio.  Degree standard with a professional qualification would be preferred (finance/accountancy/law).  Able to crunch numbers and produce accurate forecasts of values and works going forward.  Able to read/negotiate contracts and have an understanding of property law in general.

Able to travel extensively and sometimes be out of the UK for 1 month+ when required.

Experience with dealing with/recruiting and managing an international bevvy of household staff from Managers to Housekeepers also.  Able to spot problems before they arise and flat up/deal with.

Able to lead by example with outstanding communication skills you will have an array of skills to cover a role of this level.

An erudite and experienced individual with much to offer.  Extremely discreet and wanting to give 100% to your next role.  The role will absorb you and you may travel with little notice and be on call when required also.

An outstanding individual with a top property background on an international level and the skills/confidence to report into an UHNW and be their best trouble shooter.

Outstanding package.


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Executive EA to CEO (Investments) Mayfair.  A superb role that will encompass every skill.  Essential is that you have experience with finance PR/Marketing and Social media also - able to liaise and work with the company PR and marketing strategy.  Able to assist with conferences/client relationships and events also.

Top English skills written and spoken - able to proof read and compose documents of a high level.  Top eye for detail, highly organised and happy to chip in when needed.

An EA at senior level (Principal or CEO) able to support the CEO with the usual diary, travel and some private work.  This is a niche and very successful investment firm in Mayfair where you can get involved with many things and have a very interesting and rewarding career.  Degree standard preferred, well presented and spoken with excellent tech & client skills and confident to carry a diverse role of this nature.  A roll up the sleeves person happy to assist with many functions you will be positive and wanting a role of this nature.  Excellent package + bonus

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£55,000 - £60,000

Executive Assistant (Venture Capital)  W1

An experienced EA within venture capital/Private Equity/hedge or investments with top all round skills is needed by this expanding firm. This is an exciting and diverse role for an experience degree standard EA (Essential) who is career driven and wants to join the best.  An EA experienced at Partner/CEO level is needed and used to working in a fast paced and sometimes demanding role across different time zones.    A hands on and muck in attitude is essential.  Flexibility and a dedicated approach is what is required.

Working within an initial small team you will also have experience covering a wide range of duties in this boutique environment  A happy and positive attitude is needed able to pick up things quickly and have much to offer.  You are used to wearing many hats and producing the goods.

The company work at a fast pace a can have a high volume of work to get through so your energy and experience will shine and you will enjoy being kept on your toes and immersed in their vision and success.  An eagle eye for detail and very much connected to your role your energy and commitment will be matched by the company and you will have a very successful and rewarding career.

Degree standard, solutions driven with a positive and happy personality you will be a key player and be pivotal to the company.  Lovely opportunity and excellent package

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£65,000 - £70,000

Private & Business Executive Assistant (60/40).  Central London. 

This is a maternity cover commencing mid-March for one year.  An interesting and busy role has arisen for a multi-talented EA who has both Private and Business experience.  The Private support will outweigh the business. Supporting a Tech Founding Partner and his family in all private matters (3 children) there will be a large renovation project coming up in the next couple of months so experience working with project managers/refurbishments/trades/contractors is a major plus.  Top travel skills with detailed itineraries and excellent research skills will be required.  Assisting with purchases, logistics with the children and household staff.  A keen eye for detail and a great pride in your work is essential.  A happy, positive and energised personality is needed.  Always happy to find a solution from the small request to a large project. The role is based in stupendous offices in W2 with occasional visits to the residence in Kensington.

We are looking for someone who has juggled many things and can switch hats easily without skipping a beat.  A great EA in the boardroom or on site sorting out a refurbishment, assisting with the children's tutors or carrying out research on multiple projects.  A background supporting a HNW is needed covering both Private & Business, used to working under pressure without skipping a beat with lots of energy and experience. Good emotional intelligence and solutions driven is a must.

Sitting in meetings with the Founder taking notes/minutes and arranging an extensive meeting/diary schedule flagging up conflicts.  Working closely with another EA with regard to both Founding Partners schedules/diary.  You will be client facing occasionally so you will be confident and professional also, used to speaking with and meeting stakeholders. This is an inclusive and upbeat tech firm, very successful and energised with a great entrepreneurial feel.  You will be tech savvy (company runs on G Suite) used to new technology, highly organised and one step ahead.  There is a great community spirit within the company and your colleagues are friendly and inclusive.  French would be a plus.  Top salary + bens package

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