Founded in 2016, Bridgewater Recruitment have combined a foundation of industry knowledge and recruitment expertise to become the preferred search partner for a number of domestic and multinational organizations across the shipping and commodities space.

Using a straightforward and efficient methodology of traditional headhunting techniques combined with a reliable global network that spans all levels of corporate development, we provide effective recruitment services to a large number of international shipping and trading companies across EMEA, APAC and North-America.

Thomas Webster

Thomas WebsterDirector, Head of Shipping & Commodities

Tom is an alumnus of Brunel University and Kings College London, and the holder of an MA in Political Economy. He has a background in executive search across the shipping and commodities industries. In 2016, he established Bridgewater Recruitment, with a view to providing a knowledge-first partnership to commodities merchants, ship owners, operators and hedge funds.

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