Strengthening the world's best businesses

Banister International has been a trusted advisor to business leaders for over 30 years. Unlike traditional search firms, our MD Partners deliver at every stage – taking a hands-on approach to ensure that our clients’ needs are always met, and often exceeded.

Our services


We partner with businesses to source the very best candidates; the top performers, who are a cultural fit and play a part in taking the business to the next level. 

We provide our clients with three types of search service:


Through our evolution as a Human Capital Advisory Firm, our clients have often turned to us to assist them as they grow and transform into their next generation.

We provide our clients with four types of consulting service:

Our Team

Patrick Sylvester
Founder & MD
Bob Caton
MD, Europe
Matt Hamlet
Chief of Staff
Tammie Do
Managing Director/Head of Diversity
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Melanie Wilson
Managing Director
Ben Cook
Matt Cook
Managing Director