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Natalie Crossland
Engagement Partner

At MacGregor Black I am an Engagement Partner tasked with sourcing and attracting the very best talent available for our varied portfolio of clients. Working with Alan Gove, my remit is to support the growth and development of the C-Suite and Executive Brand for MacGregor Black.



I have worked in recruitment since graduating from Loughborough University over 20 years ago!

Areas of focus have included HR, Finance and Executive permanent and interim recruitment across multiple industries and specialisms.Prior to joining MacGregor Black, I worked for a Consultancy recruiting Senior Interims into PLCs and PE backed businesses.


Some Examples of the talent that I’ve appointed:

● HR Controller – Global Convenience Foods Supplier

● Interim HR Controller – Global Convenience Foods Supplier

● HR Manager - Global sugar confectionery brand

● Head of Global Leadership & Development - Multinational Dairy Cooperative 

● Global HRIS Manager – Multinational Diary Cooperative

● Interim HRBP – Frozen Food Company

● Head of Recruitment – Chilled Food Company

● Interim HR Director – Food Manufacturing Company

● Head of HR & ER - Leading Bakery Manufacturer


Spare Time

In my spare time I can be found on the side lines supporting my sons playing cricket and football as well as watching my daughter attending her Cricket Tykes and Little Gym classes. I sit on the Harrogate Cricket Club Board and champion Women and Girls Cricket. When I have time to myself… I enjoy running, playing soft ball cricket and spending time with the Hubby, friends & family.