2022 Speakers


Paul Kelly

Paul Kelly

Chief Operating Officer, Strictly Recruitment

Paul Kelly is COO of Strictly Recruitment and founder of the Business Support Network. He has worked in the recruitment industry since 1998, and went on to develop a prolific career specialising in PA and EA vacancies. Paul has been lucky to work across various sectors, from Professional Services firms, FinTech start-ups and disruptors, Banking & Finance, Executive Search, Property and Insurance, Sports Organisations and Clubs, to smaller Media companies.
As one of the founding Directors of Strictly Recruitment, Paul has been instrumental in the success of the company, growing the business from just two, into one of London’s leading Business Support agencies. He is widely recognised as 'the face' of Strictly and leads a large team of Business Support recruiters; providing bespoke training and mentoring to the consultants, passing on his immense recruitment knowledge.
Throughout the industry, Paul is known as a straight talker who says it how it is. He prides himself in giving true, honest and invaluable advice at all times.
Paul is also a certified Life Coach and accredited NLP practitioner who has helped countless people overcome obstacles and achieve their goals.