Candidate Testimonials

“Throughout the assignment Carr Lyons demonstrated excellent drive and commitment. My consultant was very professional, hardworking and delivered a consistently high standard of service. It has been an absolute pleasure working with them and I would like to thank my consultant for the success achieved on this assignment.”

Senior Manager – Corporate Banking


“... trustworthy and very professional”

Associate DirectorCommodity & Structure Trade Finance


“An extremely professional firm that manages their relationships with a close eye on detail. They fully understood my requirements and made every effort to ensure that they developed in-depth knowledge of the markets within which we operate. During the recruitment process, I was kept regularly informed on all progress and I was reassured that we would achieve a successful outcome, which we did!”

DirectorStructured Finance


“I worked closely with Carr Lyons on my next career move. Since the beginning, I have been impressed by their market knowledge, network of contacts and, importantly, the professionalism, consistency and thoroughness of their approach. I cannot recommend my consultant and Carr Lyons highly enough.”

Senior Client Implementation ManagerWholesale Bank


“I was placed into a bank in London as a KYC Analyst by Carr Lyons. I have worked with them for almost a year, and I must say it has been a pleasure ...It was a very comfortable experience to work with them, I have and will always recommend my friends to Carr Lyons. Continue doing a good job”

KYC AnalystLarge Corporate Bank


“Carr Lyons helped me secure the position that I wanted most, assisting me with preparation of interview questions, were always accessible over the phone when I needed it and spent as much time as I needed to present me to their client. My consultant was not only a person of high integrity and professionalism but also an outstanding recruiter. I highly recommend Carr Lyons, it was pleasure of working with the company overall on a daily basis.”

Managing Executive – AML & Sanctions


“My experience with Carr Lyons and in particular my Consultant was absolutely positive... My consultant was extremely helpful and a consummate professional. I was a young graduate at the time and if in the future I look to change jobs Carr Lyons would be the only firm I would contact.”

Senior Analyst – Wholesale Modelling

“Carr Lyons provided continual support (often at unsocial hours) as well as sound advice in helping me make the decision to move. Their professionalism has meant we have used them to find further members for our growing team”

Director – Aviation Finance


“Carr Lyons placed me in my last two roles.  I have worked with a number of different people at the firm and have always found them to be responsive and proactive.  Their approach is different to other recruiters in that they don’t try to match candidates to roles by just ticking prescribed boxes; they look at the candidate’s wider experience.”

Director – Credit Audit


“Carr Lyons were exceptionally professional through my recruitment process for the role of Credit Manager, Property Finance. Not only was my consultant an experienced recruitment specialist, but also they had full knowledge and understanding of the financial aspects of property finance and credit risk. ....I was very impressed with their professionalism and personal approach. I would definitely recommend their service to potential candidates.”

Credit Manager – Property Finance