Our Team

Our experienced team at Manhattan Resources will help you find industry-specific people with the right expertise you need to fill a strategic role. We ensure knowledge and understanding through a comprehensive evaluation that includes a gap analysis of each candidate to cross measure organizational fit, field expertise and industry knowledge.

Wendy Johnstone-Burt

Executive Search Consultant

Wendy Johnstone-Burt is from the UK, and has lived and worked in several countries worldwide, spending the last more than 20 years in the US. She has been an executive search consultant since 2012.

Wendy’s consultative skills are grounded in her ability to listen well, her responsiveness, resourcefulness, tenacity, and attention to detail. Her high emotional intelligence and strong listening skills allow her quickly to build trust and effectively find the right fit for an individual and organization. She is driven by her dedication to provide her clients with the best possible assistance in meeting their executive search needs.

Wendy has experience recruiting C-level, senior and middle level management in a broad range of functional areas. She has a track record of helping her clients build and retain first class management teams who, in turn, attract the right talent to build successful companies.

Wendy is active in the Houston community. She is involved in community service as a volunteer and has served as board member and/or committee member of several non-profit organizations, including: Passages, a women’s residential treatment center; The Council on Recovery, Fort Bend County Women’s Center, Friends of First Colony Library, and Texas Gulf Coast Figure-Skating Association. Wendy attended Chelsea School of Art in London and has managed hotel operations around the world, including one at 13,000 feet in the Himalayas.

INDUSTRY SECTORS

AREAS of EXPERTISE

  • Power & Utilities
  • Upstream oil and gas
  • Manufacturing & Distribution
  • Engineering Procurement & Construction
  • Project Management
  • Engineering
  • Risk Management
  • Trading
  • Retail Operations