“Gentlemen can be very easily led by the look of a good-looking woman.We provide a safeguard.”And with most already working in professions that regularly employ headhunters to track down key staff, they think nothing of employing a private cupid for their personal lives.
“I have nurtured my businesses which naturally takes time, the subsequent success of these finds me in a fortunate financial position,” he explains.
And for them, forking out £10,000 – rising to £40,000 if they want to “headhunt” a husband or wife internationally – to join the elite agency in search of a date, is barely a drop in the financial ocean.“The people we have are the kind who do not miss £10,000 coming out of their bank account.
The amount of money doesn’t bother them,” says Emma, who works with A-list clients across Scotland and the north of England.“In Scotland alone we have three to four hundred people on our books and it’s steadily growing all the time.
We need to make sure that people are living a good lifestyle like our other members, and they’re successful, too.“Ten thousand pounds isn’t a lot of money for clients, they regard it as money well spent.
“They could be spending a lot of money on a car or a holiday, and here they are meeting people who have been matched and checked out and it’s safe.”• makes it less complicated if we are in similar financial situations’“SUCCESSFUL international businessman, 49, healthy and comfortably off.