+44 (0)7583 149243

Enhancing people,
process and performance


Specialising in Lean, Six Sigma and business transformation roles.


Helping you achieve sustained best practice.


Unlocking potential in your business.


Enhancing your performance behaviour.

Finding and recruiting the right people is one of today’s biggest corporate challenges, but working with a proven, specialist partner like Kumo Recruitment can be your catalyst for success.

As we all embark on life after Covid-19, we can help you plan, prepare and put into practice the necessary changes to build resilience in your business. Our comprehensive enterprise excellence offering includes recruitment, consultancy and coaching services.

With over twenty years’ experience, we have an unrivalled international network of Lean and business transformation professionals and an extensive portfolio of longstanding clients. Our in-depth expertise, coupled with our personalised approach, gives our clients the edge; in a world of generalists, we are the proof that specialisation delivers tangible added value.

What we do


We’re experts in enterprise excellence (Lean, Six Sigma and process improvement) across a range of sectors, from manufacturing, financial services and healthcare to public sector organisations.


Whether you need emergency support or seek long-term business improvement, our highly experienced consultants have the technical expertise and people skills to transform corporate performance.


Our bespoke coaching programmes are proven to enhance performance behaviour within leadership teams, boosting retention and job satisfaction as well as super-charging commercial results.

We work with some big clients

Our reputation is only as good as our last project, but our long-standing relationships with leading businesses are testament to the quality and consistency of our service over many years. Clients value our deep expertise as well as our proven ability to solve their people problems quickly and effectively, streamlining a complex process and delivering a right-first-time service.

Whatever their size or sector, our clients share a drive for enterprise excellence and a desire to work in partnership with us to deliver against challenging objectives. We all benefit from a relationship based on mutual trust, openness and shared success. 

"As a recruiting specialist and consultant, Ian’s strategic insight and leadership are instrumental in his success. He also brings together a rare set of skills and experiences that span some of the most challenging industries.”

Legal services company

“Ian stands out as someone who works hard to ensure he understands the needs and the real specifics of the brief very well. He is also very proactive and an excellent communicator.”

Electronics manufacturer

“Ian always achieves the highest standards, his interactions are always open, honest and timely. He truly finds the best solution for company and individual.”

FTSE100 technology company

Please contact Ian Bannister to put us to the test.

Call +44 (0)7583 149243 or email [email protected]