Company Director Search UK

DataGardener provides the ability to search across company directors where you will be able to get all the necessary director information to make the right business decisions.

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Our platform can help you find company directors together with relevant information such as the director’s nationality, date of birth, and official position as well as contact information. 

When a company is formed, named directors are required to complete a form containing their personal information. This personal information is crucial since it helps identify directors that may hold other directorships in the UK. They are identified through something called the DIN – the Director Information Number. This is then used as an official means of linking directors together across various companies.

If you are looking to search for a UK director, we can provide information including the name, director service address, date of birth (MM/YYYY), nationality, current and previous directorships, , dates they were appointed, and duration of active directorship, and function in each of those companies alongside the respective company names, company numbers and company status of those companies.

How to search for a UK Company Director?

To find a director, you can perform a company director search uk with DataGardener. We offer different search facilities to find company directors. For example, you can carry out a director search into our director’s database via Director Name, Director Occupation, Director Nationality, Director Role, Director Country, and Active Directory. Once you find a director, you can directly access search across all of the companies that they are involved with.

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Director Name

You can search our online database containing information about thousands of UK directors. If you want to search for a director by his or her name, then just enter the name of the director you are looking for. When you find the right person, click on the ‘View Report’. You just need to create an account for yourself with DataGardener. Then just log in and get full access to the director report.

Director Occupation

Search our directorship database by the director’s occupation. We have director information categorized based on their individual occupation such as a solicitor, consultant, engineer, manager, chartered accountant, accountant, finance director, and so on. Get all the key details about each of them in the exclusive director reports produced by DataGardener.

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Director Role

We also have a director search facility available with filters such as director role. Search and find the director you are looking for by entering the role of the particular director. The role can be Company Secretary, LLP member or designated member, Judicial Factor, Manager or a member of Administrative Organ, and many more. Search by director role and explore real-time data, statistics, and insights on millions of UK directors.

Director Country

With DataGardener’s director search service, you can also customize and tailor your director search based on the country they belong to. Our online database holds directorship information from all the major countries of the United Kingdom. For instance, you can view director reports categorized by directorship from Scotland, England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.

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DataGardener Director Reports


Running a director search with DataGardener will provide you with a comprehensive director report that shows the director’s personal details, current and past data relevant to his or her directorships. It will also inform you if the director is reputable, has been disqualified in the past or not, and if so, then the reason for disqualification. It will also include the date they were disqualified as a company director along with the end date of disqualification (if applicable).

Hence, a director report will tell you about the present and past appointments held by a particular director. It further shows you details about the previous companies (the company names, numbers, present status, etc.)  he or she was linked with. Thus, you can get useful insights from our director checks.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)

What is a Company Director?

A company director is a person responsible for running that particular company. He or she is accountable for the company’s credibility, liability and business viability. A director carries out his or her duties towards the company under certain rules. For instance, they must act in the company’s interests and not in their own interest. They must operate the company based on the rules stated by the company’s article of association.

What Is a Director Report?

A director report is a form of digital or physical documentation of an individual person who is listed on a company’s active directory. This report includes the director’s relevant personal details (e.g., name, date of birth, nationality, address, etc.) along with details about their current and past company directorships.

What Is Information Included When I Check A Director?

A director report will include the following director information:

  • Name
  • Title (if available)
  • Honors (if available)
  • Address
  • Date of birth
  • Nationality
  • Full list of current directorships
  • Full list of previous directorships

The directorship listing will include the following information:

  • Date appointed
  • Function within the company
  • Company number
  • Company name
  • Company status
What Is the Source Of Director Information?

The director information you get from our director reports is directly sourced from Companies House. As per the Companies Act UK, Companies House must have information about UK limited companies. Change of directors in such a company is also documented in Companies House public records.

Will The Reports Be Sent To Me By Email?

The director reports can be viewed and downloaded in PDF format if you have a DataGardener account.

Can I See a full list Of Directorships For A Director?

The director reports provided by us includes a full list of the current and previous directorships for a specific director.

Will The Director Know That I Have Searched For Information On Them?

No. Running a director check with DataGardner is completely anonymous. The name or identity of the person who is carrying out the search is not disclosed.

How Can I Track Companies of Directors I am interested In?

In the director’s report, you will find information on the director’s current and past appointments with the companies he or she has been linked with. The company names will be shown . You can click on the individual company names from that list to track each of those companies.

If you are looking for connections between directors and other companies then our Meet Up functionality will be particularly interesting to you since it allows you to enter the name of a company director as a start point and another as an end point – if there is a link through common directors, no matter how obscure, then we can show you how they are connected.

This is interesting for two things – being prepared for business meetings where you can demonstrate you have done your ‘homework’ as well as due diligence and understand how companies are linked.

Do Director Reports show disqualified directorships?

Yes, our director reports include all directorship details, including any previously disqualified directorships a person might have.

Can I Remove A Company or Director Report From Your Site?

Yes, our director reports include all directorship details, including any previously disqualified directorships a person might have.

How to find A Director?

You can use our search functionality to search a director by their name, role, nationality, active status or occupation.

How to get director details of a company?

You simply navigate to the company page by entering the company name or company registration number and look at the ‘directors’ tab where you’ll see details of all current and previous directors including name, title, nationality, month and year of birth and age.

How do I find a company's shareholders and shareholder information?

You simply navigate to the company page by entering the company name or company registration number and look at the ‘shareholders’ tab where you can see the name of the name of the shareholder, share type, share count, percentage of total shares and nominal value.