Our Purpose & Values

Our Purpose
& Values

Hedley May was founded to make a positive and lasting impact on our clients, candidates, employees and the broader community around us.

With knowledge, passion and dedication, we step outside of our comfort zone and encourage our stakeholders to do the same.

What our clients say about us

“The standout feature of Hedley May is the objectivity of your advice – a rare (and valuable) commodity nowadays. I was taken, too, by your description of your values: three simple words, powerful implications.”

Group General Counsel & Company Secretary, Multinational Telecommunications Firm

We believe in Excellence, Courage & Empathy

  • Deep expertise backed by diligent processes
  • Commercial, accurate and valuable advice
  • Discretion, agility and bespoke service
  • Tenacious protection of our clients’ interests and reputation
  • Tests of “accepted wisdom” with insight, innovation and imagination
  • Confidence to challenge in pursuit of the best outcome
  • Patience to listen with sensitivity and understanding
  • Care in building and maintaining honest relationships
  • Genuine respect for all our stakeholders

We are People

People are core to our success. Collaboration, diversity of thought and an inclusive environment creates a powerful and cohesive team.