Our Team

Stathi Marneros

Managing Partner

Stathi understands the nuances, key drivers and mechanics as to what drive a client-driven Executive Search process. Stathi has lived and worked internationally and during an extensive career, has personally conducted a multitude of senior-level searches in the UK and internationally.

By way of background, in 1995 Stathi graduated from the University of Essex with a BA in European Politics, (including 1 year study in Madrid and work placement at Real Madrid Club de Fútbol) and in 1996, gained an MA in Diplomatic Studies from the University of Westminster in London.

He began his career in Executive Search In 1999, working on international senior management positions in Management Consulting Technology for clients such as IBM, McKinsey and Accenture before moving into the Financial Services arena.

In 2003 he joined a boutique Corporate Banking Executive Search firm focusing on Asset Finance and Tax-based Leasing where he led the European Transportation Finance platform. After three successful years, in 2006, he was approached by a Mayfair head-hunter with a specific remit to establish the Corporate Finance division, before establishing Spartan in 2009.

Stathi speaks fluent Greek and Spanish.

Andrew Chester


Andrew Chester joined Spartan from inception in 2009 and has more than sixteen years experience in Executive Search. Andrew has also worked with leading international search firms and specialist boutiques in London and Geneva.

He has extensive experience of business development and mandate execution across all levels with Investment Banking, Corporate Banking and Private Equity clients within a number of sectors including Oil & Gas, Transportation, Infrastructure and Energy.

Andrew graduated from the University of Brunel with a BSc International Relations and an MBA from the London Business School.

Andrew speaks fluent French and German.

Gabriella Miccoli

Associate Director

Gabriella is an experienced search professional who adds significant value to the efficient research, execution and delivery of retained mandates internationally.

She brings 13 years Executive Research experience having worked in London, Geneva and New York for blue-chip search boutiques before joining Spartan in July 2013.

Gabriella is a graduate of Bocconi University in Milan where she gained a BSc in International Economics.

She is multi-lingual and speaks fluent Italian, French, German and Spanish.

Chloe Adamou

Senior Associate

Chloe joined Spartan Partnership in September 2015 and is responsible for Research, Corporate Development, Client Liaison and Spartan’s Social Media presence.

Chloe has a number of years of Corporate Communications experience having worked in high profile positions at Lacoste, (Paris), Ralph Lauren (London) and Universal Music, (Los Angeles). She brings significant experience within the areas of Client Liaison, Corporate Branding and PR & Marketing.

Chloe is a graduate of the London School of Economics with a BSc in Management with Marketing and an MSc in Marketing Management from the ESADE Business School in Barcelona.

She speaks fluent Greek, French and Spanish.