Food & Beverage

If we are one thing, we are foodies. With our UK HQ based in bustling Camden Market, much of our team is surrounded by upcoming food and drink businesses and challenger brands everyday. Our passion for food and drink has led us to work with the likes of HelloFresh, Oatly, Beavertown Brewery, Signature Brew and RudeHealth. From recent graduate to Finance Director, we actively recruit outstanding individuals for all kinds of roles in Finance and Ops for major food and beverage companies.

Jobs we fill within the Food & Beverage sector

These are roles we typically recruit for within the food and drinks sector. If you want to find experienced professionals who seamlessly fit into your business, then you know who to contact.

Meet our team of highly qualified experts

Our team is brimming with experience and enthusiasm. No matter where your search will take you, our dedicated consultants will be supporting you at every step.

Browse our team, earn more about them and find the right person to help you with your search.

Our Team
Dan Cohen

Dan Cohen

Lead Community Analyst

Dan was always the kid in class with the biggest packed-lunch. So when he joined Harmonic, it was no surprise that he started a campaign to support the Food and Beverage industry in supplying the best Finance, Operations and Supply Chain hires.

As Harmonic’s chief foodie, Dan not only understands the skills required to work within the industry, but also the passion, creativity and values which clients expect.

When he’s not exploring the latest businesses and products in the food and drink sector, Dan enjoys music, going to festivals and spending time on the East Kent Coast.

Charlie Walker

Charlie Walker

Founder & Managing Director

Charlie is the Founder and Managing Director at Harmonic. He has sixteen years in Search and Recruitment (with the prematurely grey hairs to show it) and leads on our Executive Search offering for clients seeking CEO, CFO or COO-level hires. Charlie is a judge for the British Business Awards, is the youngest recipient of the ‘Recruitment International Entrepreneur of the Year’ and holds the staffing and recruitment industry record for the ‘Sunday Times International Track 200’ (#5).

A failed musician and DJ (Charlie was in a band previously with Riz Ahmed of Rogue One / Sound of Metal Fame), he retains a massive passion for the arts and the UK and USA start-up scene. He is trustee for Bookmark Reading Charity and Board Advisor to Impact start-up accelerator: Unrest. He is a proud father to his daughter, Iris.

Lian-Mae Argones

Lian-Mae Argones

Lead Community Analyst

Lian resources for her colleagues within our many industries, as well as performing creative duties such as video-editing and managing our website and social media pages.

When she’s not at the Camden office, you can find Lian on a sunny holiday, visiting an art exhibition, or feeding her passion for fashion through shopping.

Our Partners

Food & Beverage insights

Harmonic Meets: James & Holy Moly Dips

Harmonic Meets: James & Holy Moly Dips

Holy Moly was founded by best friends Gaz & Tom, whilst arguing one night about who makes the best guacamole. Now stocked nationally and growing rapidly, their vision to bring good guac to the UK has been realised. This interview is between our very own Emily and James... Holy Moly's first finance hire.

Food & Beverage: Cash Flow Problems

Food & Beverage: Cash Flow Problems

​It’s a tough old game, food and beverages. In an industry where 9 in 10 startups fail, we need all the help we can get to succeed. If you get it right, there’s a huge market out there waiting to fill your coffers – food and beverage is the single largest manufacturing sector in the UK, turning over a cool £96 billion every year. With that said, Emily explores one of the biggest problems faced by F&B businesses: cash flow.

UK Food & Beverage VCs: The Harmonic Hotlist

UK Food & Beverage VCs: The Harmonic Hotlist

Searching for Investment in your Food & Beverage business? You need to read this list…

UK food & beverage vcs: the harmonic hotlist

UK food & beverage vcs: the harmonic hotlist

Searching for Investment in your Food & Beverage business? Our very own expert, Emily Pryor has put together this absolutely must-read list of the top VCs in the field...

2020 was not the year for giving up drinking… right?

2020 was not the year for giving up drinking… right?

Alcohol Free Beverages. 2020 was not the year for giving up drinking… right?

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