Recruitment Business Partner

Alexandra Kurn


Corporate Services

Join Date

March 2016

What I do

Alexandra is Nesta’s Recruitment Business Partner.

She is the primary contact for all recruitment needs and strategies within Nesta, and leads on all aspects of recruitment and talent mapping.


After graduating from Nottingham University with a degree in Theology, Alexandra worked as a Consultant at numerous recruitment agencies gaining skills in temporary, permanent and contract recruitment across a variety of disciplines and sectors.

In addition, Alexandra spent four years as the Marketing & Events Manager at Angela Mortimer Plc, an International recruitment agency with 20 brands and 250 staff.

Her last seven years have been spent at Harris Hill Ltd where she firmly established their Executive Search team, recruiting Directors, CEOs and Trustees into the charity sector. During this time she was also a Trustee for the charity Positive Women.

Alexandra has been known to knit scarves, loves sharks, used to be excellent at pool, and is becoming quite a connoisseur of gin.