Team



Honor Pollok

Founder & Managing Director

Honor is the Founder and Managing Director of Kynigos Partners.  She has sixteen years' experience in Executive Search and specialises in placing executives in Board, CEO and senior leadership roles for multi-national, public, private and family owned businesses.

Renowned for her depth of industry understanding and extensive network, Honor also has a specific expertise in gender diversity.

Prior to joining the Executive Search industry Honor spent more than twenty years in the media and entertainment sector, including leading international sales operations and key strategic operations for the Walt Disney Company.  Her early career was in television production and distribution at ITV.

Honor holds a Master's degree in Human Resources.


︎    honor@kynigos.partners

︎    +44 (0) 7799 710899

︎    + 44 (0) 20 4513 4501

︎    Honor Pollok


Alexander Jakobi

Adviser

Alexander is a adviser at Kynigos Partners. In 2013 Alexander was part of the founding team of global sporting property Formula E, which is now one of the fastest growing sporting properties in the world. Further to this he managed all of the investor relations and commercial development for over five years as well as acting as a Special Advisor to the CEO and Founder.

Alexander is now also a founder and investor in Extreme E, and runs his own talent management business in all areas of motorsports including Formula E and Formula 1 through GP Sports Management. He also advises a number of key brands and sporting properties including Hugo Boss.

Alexander is renowned for his connections, business acumen and knowledge of the sports industry.

He is a qualified lawyer and has a BA in Business Management. 

︎    alexander@kynigos.partners

︎    +44 (0) 7765 043776

︎    Alexander Jakobi

Rebecca Lennard

Managing Associate

Rebecca is Managing Associate at Kynigos Partners.  She is responsible for the management and execution of Board and C-Suite appointments across all functions and sectors of the media, entertainment, gaming and sports industries. 

Rebecca has a proven track record of delivering outstanding results, partnering across multiple geographies with blue chip multinational companies as well as start up and fast growth business across a diverse range of consumer facing markets. 

Prior to joining Kynigos, Rebecca worked at Heidrick & Struggles for almost ten years, both in London and Sydney where she executed Chief Executive, Board, CMO, HR and senior management searches.

Rebecca holds a Bachelors degree in Geography & Computing from Canterbury Christ Church University.


︎    rebecca@kynigos.partners

︎    +44 (0) 7759 136986

︎    +44 (0) 20 4513 4504

︎    Rebecca Lennard

Miriam Shewry

Operations Manager

Miriam joined Kynigos Partners at its inception and is our Operations Manager. She has worked in Executive Search for a number of years supporting Honor’s work in placing executives in Board, CEO and senior leadership roles for multi-national, public, private and family-owned businesses.

Miriam is a business support professional with a strong background in project management, sales, marketing and business development, and has worked with a number of successful start-ups. She is an expert at building and nurturing relationships as a foundation to achieving greater business impact.

Miriam has a particular interest in workplace diversity and wellbeing. Outside work she coaches individuals, building their confidence around work preparedness and life adjustments.


︎    miriam@kynigos.partners

︎    +44 (0) 7917 858075

︎    + 44 (0) 20 4513 4502

︎    Miriam Shewry

Humphrey Coysh

Research Associate

Humphrey is Research Associate at Kynigos Partners.   He is responsible for providing research and analysis to support the firm’s successful delivery of its Search mandates in Media, Entertainment, Gaming and Sport across multiple geographies and markets.

He brings a strong research background and excellent communication skills gained through university, school and sporting leadership.  Whilst at University Humphrey gained work experience in Winemaking, Investment Management, Real Estate Law, and Anti-money laundering processes.

Humphrey has a degree in Theology from the University of Edinburgh.


︎    humphrey@kynigos.partners              

︎    +44 (0) 7964 007108

︎    +44 (0) 20 4513 4503                                                

︎    Humphrey Coysh
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