Helen Howard

Executive Director | Head of North America


  • Banking and financial services
  • Corporate and commercial
  • Compliance
  • In-house
  • Executive director

Helen leads our team in North America, focusing on executive search and recruitment for in-house legal counsel and compliance professionals across the US. She joined Taylor Root in 2010 in our London office, helped establish our Singapore office and was a founding member of our New York office. She has gained a wealth of experience recruiting across the industry in Europe, Asia and the United States. Helen is a graduate of the University of Edinburgh, where she earned herself a master’s in English literature and is also a qualified solicitor in England and Wales, having trained at an international law firm.