Meet Our Team

Claire Stevens


Phone: 0207 759 7929

Claire has 15 years recruitment experience leading and building teams and joins Hunter Merrifield at an exciting time of growth. She prides herself on delivering exceptional customer service for both candidates and clients. Claire will be working with the Hunter Merrifield team to expand the brand across the NFP and Commercial sector and will use her experience of working with leading London Membership and Professional bodies to do so.

Francesca Lord

Client Development Manager

Phone: 0207 759 7929

Francesca has more than 15 years' experience working within recruitment and has spent the last 10 building a successful London-based business focussing on third sector, NFP and membership. A keen interest in politics and public policy at degree level has allowed Francesca to build an extensive network of membership, engagement and policy professionals which led to the creation of Hunter Merrifield.

Alexandra Kambanella

Senior Consultant - Temporary

Phone: 0207 759 7929

Alexandra, Hunter Merrifield’s senior interim specialist, has been successfully placing high calibre candidates into Membership, Digital Engagement and Policy roles for more than 3 years. Her in-depth knowledge of the membership space enables her to effectively place Senior Programme Managers and Digital Engagement experts into forward-thinking community-driven organisations. She holds a BA Hons in History, following which, she interned for a leading intergovernmental organisation and developed a keen interest in how public affairs and research drive social change.

Lauren Fitzgerald

Senior Consultant - Permanent

Phone: 0207 759 7929

Lauren, Hunter Merrifield’s senior consultant, places high-calibre candidates into permanent membership, engagement and policy roles. With 7 years' experience in the staffing and recruitment industry, she has a strong consulting background and is skilled in executive search, customer relationship management, technical recruiting and management.