Joshua Bowerman Managing Director
Joshua is recognised as an industry leader within Executive Search & Selection. He is currently business unit head for the following markets – Diagnostics & Life Sciences, Medical Devices and Animal Health & Nutrition.
Over the years, Joshua has worked in partnership with IVD businesses looking to enhance the technical side of their organisation, as well as clinical trial logistics providers. He is also passionate about working with large scale NGOs focusing on Healthcare & Diagnostics.
Educated at Queen Mary, University of London Joshua read Law and graduated with a 2:1. Upon graduation he began working within a large Executive Search firm based out of Leeds and London. Following a successful first year as Top Newcomer for the firm, he then became Top Performer for the group in his second year – an accolade he has gone on to win on a number of occasions. Joshua then became an integral part of the management team in London before returning to Leeds at the end of 2017 in order to start JBAndrews.
Today he is fully responsible for all recruitment, training & development, profitability & strategic growth for the entire business.
Joshua enjoys watching football and cricket as well as playing the occasional round of golf.
Ben Liggins Managing Director
Ben Liggins makes up one half of the senior leadership team of JBAndrews, alongside Joshua Bowerman, specialising in Executive Search in the Logistics & Supply Chain sector. Having established the Logistics & Supply Chain division, Ben went on to achieve the company’s ‘Top Biller’ award with a Leeds based Global Executive Search & Selection business. After also leading teams in Leeds and a branch in London covering various market verticals with the same Search business, Ben was given the opportunity to co-lead JBAndrews from its Head Office in Leeds.
Ben himself specialises in placements within Contract Logistics & Freight Forwarding for all modes of transport, including the Parcel, eCommerce, Shipping, Airlines, and Project Forwarding parts of the Logistics & Supply Chain industry. By way of geographical coverage, Ben’s focus has been on the European & Asia-Pacific regions in his work. His role now within JBAndrews is to ensure the continued growth of the Logistics & Supply Chain division, as well as the strategic development of emerging markets, striving to become the market leading executive search firm across each industry.
Originally from Rutland, Ben studied at Lancaster University, graduating with a BSc (Hons) in Business Studies, after achieving the International Baccalaureate Diploma at Oakham School. Outside of office life, Ben is a keen Football and Rugby Union fan.