About us

Halliday Marx operate on basic principles of honesty, integrity and intelligence. Our years of experience in financial recruitment has enabled us to identify what goes towards creating a professional, successful and respected business. We understand that creating solid partnerships can only be done by constantly performing at the highest level and by consistently delivering intelligent solutions to our clients.

The company was set up in April 2010 by partners John Marx and Andy Halliday. Both directors had been working in the finance recruitment industry for over 12 years and wanted to bring their own high standard of service and ethics into Halliday Marx.

Our directors

Andy Halliday has over 10 years recruitment experience specialising within the accounting and finance sector. He has a wealth of experience placing individuals with a range of leading clients in Commerce & Industry, Financial Services and the Public Sector.

Andy is one of London's most successful financial recruitment professionals. This is down to years of hard work and an inbuilt understanding of his clients, gaining a respected reputation in the marketplace. He prides himself in achieving a high level of repeat business from clients and candidates. Outside of work, Andy is kept busy with his two small children and catching the occasional game of football, cricket, and rugby.

John Marx has been a leading recruiter in London’s finance & accounting recruitment market since 1997, with a brief spell recruiting in Sydney. In 2005, after 8 years working for a leading global Finance Recruiter he joined Andy in co-managing the London team of a leading European financial recruitment business. Together they posted record individual billings and masterminded their team to record breaking revenue growth.

John has a proven history of performing as a top level consultant, as well as developing and growing financial recruitment teams. He has a hugely loyal client base and is well known for his straight talking honesty, integrity and professionalism with clients and candidates alike. John is passionate about maintaining the highest possible standards and ethics in finance recruitment, a mantra Halliday Marx will never stray from. Away from the office, John is married with two children, a playing member of the MCC and often found at Lords and White Hart Lane.