Jago has over 15 years’ experience in executive search. He began his career with a leading boutique search firm, where he worked across the education, arts and not-for-profit sectors on both executive and non-executive board-level roles. Later, as part of the Education and Social Enterprise practice of a top-three global firm, he worked on a wide range of senior leadership assignments in the arts, education and global development sectors. More recently, he worked for a leading board-level search firm, focused on non-exec appointments for the FTSE 100 and 250.


Since 2015, when he established his own practice, he las led a range of leadership assignments for UK and overseas clients.


Jago studied sixteenth and seventeenth century painting under T.J. Clark at the Courtauld Institute, where he obtained an MA in History of Art. He has a BA in Politics from the University of Durham, and has also studied at the Institut d’Études Politiques in Aix-en-Provence and Birkbeck College, University of London.

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