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27 June 2023

Member spotlight – Michelle Beautiman

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Member spotlight Michelle Beautiman is an HR generalist. After combatting imposter syndrome Michelle established HorrexCole in 2015.

About Michelle

Michelle had one objective when she set up HorrexCole in 2015: to disrupt the traditional approach to executive and leadership search by offering an agile and transparent approach to the wider market. Michelle loves working with different clients and managing different situations.

How long have you been a member of HRi?
Six months


Why did you join HRi?
To be part of a group where you can bounce off questions/thoughts and receive mentoring.


What’s your favourite part of being a member of HRi?
The mentoring and access to legal advice


What is your specialism?
Generalist plus recruitment.


What do you love most about HR? and being independent?
I love working with different clients and managing different situations.


How do you define success?
Doing a good job for my clients and solving their problems and providing advice and overcoming the challenges with them.

member Michelle Beautiman

What is your most memorable win, achievement or celebration?
Currently turning a negative situation into a positive one.


What’s something about you (a fun fact) that not many people know?
I am dog mad.


Are you currently binge-watching any shows?
No, I go through phases


If you had to eat one meal every day for the rest of your life, what would it be?
King Prawn stir fry, kung po


What’s one item you can’t live without?
My phone!