Excellence And Integrity In Global Agricultural Recruitment

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Meet the Team

Welcome to our team and our full contact details:

Stuart Goodinson

Stuart Goodinson (Managing Director)

Stuart was born and bred in rural Northumberland. After leaving Seale Hayne, Stuart started his career as an agronomist, selling arable input supplies to farmers in Devon, he then moved on to sales management, sales director, business and project management across the arable, machinery, horticulture and dairy sector. Stuart's last role before moving to De Lacy was as country manager UK, Ireland and South Africa for a global animal nutrition business. Stuart's passion has always been for people and people development within business.

Grace Nugent

Grace Nugent (Recruitment Team Manager & Recruitment Consultant Livestock)

Grace joined the De Lacy Executive team in 2011. She heads up recruitment in the livestock sector and is also responsible for the recruitment team. Grace is a farmer's daughter. The home farm is a mixed arable and sheep farm in Worcestershire in which she takes a very practical interest. She has worked in New Zealand where she was in charge of running two stations for eight months. She graduated in 2008 with a degree in Agricultural Business Management. She thoroughly enjoys travelling, reading, the rural way of life and young farmers!

Amanda Latham

Amanda Latham (Recruitment Consultant, Managing Machinery, Marketing, IT, Equine & Pet and Food)

Amanda joined De Lacy Executive in 2011 and manages the recruitment service in Agricultural Machinery & Equipment, Recycling & Renewable Energy, Equine & Pet, Marketing and Agri-Food Sectors. An experienced business coordinator with a solid background in both the Public and Private Sectors, she has honed her recruitment skills in a variety of management, commercial, customer service and technical roles. Having worked for Natural England, formally English Nature, she is passionate about wildlife and the environment and living in rural Herefordshire, she has a strong empathy and understanding of the agricultural sector.

Laura  Edwards

Laura Edwards (Recruitment Consultant Arable and Livestock)

Laura graduated in 2009 with Honours in Rural Resource Management from the University of Reading, she brings a wealth of relevant business experience to the team. Brought up in rural Shropshire, she is a keen sports enthusiast and plays in her local volleyball team. She also enjoys travelling and senior Young Farmer events.
Laura joined the De Lacy Executive team in September 2016 as a recruitment consultant. During her time at De Lacy she has dealt with numerous key clients and candidates across the sectors. Additionally, Laura plays a leading role in graduate recruitment and career advice.

Jadine Huxtable

Jadine Huxtable (Recruitment Consultant and Marketing Specialist)

Jadine has worked in the agricultural supply industry since graduating from Hartpury College in 2009, during which time she developed considerable experience in a range of sales and technical support roles, primarily in the ruminant sector. Ruminant Nutrition runs deep throughout Jadine's family and remains a passion of hers today, and she recently completed a Diploma in Ruminant Nutrition at Harper Adams University College. Having taken a short career break to start her own family, Jadine has joined De Lacy Executive as Marketing and Recruitment Specialist where she will work closely alongside the team to provide marketing assistance and to support the agricultural recruitment consultants.

Jane Righton

Jane Righton (Recruitment Consultant)

Jane is a farmer's daughter who has previously worked in the agricultural supply industry, predominately focused on animal health in a field based sales role. Alongside this Jane has served in the British Army Reserve working as a Combat Medical technician. Jane is passionate about agriculture and sustainability and is currently working towards a part time degree with the Open University in International Studies with a focus on Environment.

Caroline  Jones

Caroline Jones (Office and Finance Manager)

Caroline is De Lacy Executive's office coordinator. She is responsible for finance, reception, database management, event planning and general information. Caroline has extensive experience in hospitality and the hotel trade.

Our address:

De Lacy Executive Limited,

The Hop Pocket

Bishops Frome



Tel: 01885 483440