Our Story

Leonid Group is a niche recruitment business passionate about supporting innovation.

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Who is Leonid Group?

Leonid Group was founded in 2018 by Founder & CEO James Mitchell. The approach adopted by James to the market was an instant success; within 3 months the business had two offices; London and Barcelona, with a European subsidiary, legally established to ensure the business had a base to operate and expand in Europe. Leonid Group Ltd and Leonid Group Europe SL are now partnering with some of the most exciting SMEs & multinational businesses in the world to support their R&D and innovation initiatives, by delivering honest, thorough recruitment solutions.

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Our Ambition

Our ambition is to make the world more exciting! By playing a key role in supplying talent into the R&D and innovation sector, we are here to contribute towards the next generation. In this industry, forward planning and timing are key – our delivery is anchored in ensuring our clients get the best talent, within the timescales they need.

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What to Expect When You Work with Leonid



Dialogue is key. We believe in working together in close partnership is the key to achieve your hiring objectives in timeline required.


Any other approach doesn’t stand to benefit anyone. You shall always receive an honest response (even if it’s not the one you want to hear).


Life is too short not to work with people you enjoy. We like to build long term relationships; many of our clients are very good friends!

We believe in giving back

5% of our gross profit each year is gifted to a Cancer Research charity.

We also encourage Leonid employees to take part in events/challenges to raise money for charities of their choice.

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