A BUSINESS services provider that Lets you FOCUS on whAt you do best

Since 2011, we have been helping entrepreneurial businesses and their owners and managers achieve long-term, sustainable success by providing HR support and advisory services.

The experience of our people is at the heart of our ability to serve our clients with speed and efficiency.

our values

Success for our clients, our people, our business.

the team


Partner & Founder

Jane set up the Middleton Partnership in 2011 to provide pragmatic, best practice Human Resources support and consultancy services to entrepreneurial businesses and their owners and managers in need of sensible advice. 

With over 20 years experience in senior HR roles within Financial Services at Citi, Cazenove and JP Morgan and Hotel Management at IHG and Millennium hotels, she is well qualified to manage the full scope of HR challenges that businesses and employees face on a daily basis.

Jane is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD). 


Consultant & Executive Coach

Annabel is an HR Generalist with over 20 years experience gained from the Financial Services and Hospitality sectors including Deutsche Bank, Citi, JP Morgan Cazenove and World First.

Since 2015, she has combined her HR expertise with that of Executive Coaching. Accredited by the Academy of Executive Coaching and the founder of AC Executive Coaching, Annabel is passionate about helping her clients reach their personal and career potential.  

Annabel is a trained Hogan Associate which offers her/our clients the opportunity to carry out the globally-recognised Hogan Assessment, which enables employers to assess personality in the workplace.  The assessments measure personality characteristics, risk of career derailment, core values and cognitive style and make recommendations on how to improve workplace performance.



Nicole is an accomplished HR Generalist working in various HR roles across the Financial Services, Professional Services and Education sectors, including for Ernst & Young and JP Morgan Cazenove.

Since 2011, Nicole has been a Consultant with The Middleton Partnership, bringing expertise on HR policy drafting, review and implementation.

Nicole is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD). 


Jane brought a “user-friendly”, no nonsense approach to helping us resolve an employee relations issue that we needed to sort out. She offers pragmatic solutions to real day-to-day problems that small businesses encounter but are sometimes too frightened to tackle!
— Chief Executive, Advertising
Annabel - thank you so much for all your support over the last six months. You have reaffirmed for me the need to remain true to myself, my values, and my strengths, while creating a safe environment for me to talk through my challenges openly.
— Senior HR Manager, Financial Services