This week’s appointments include: Entelo, Heidrick & Struggles, IRCO KSA, Odgers Interim, Pontoon

• Recruitment software provider Entelo has appointed Chris Grimes to head its recruitment marketing agency relations business in a new role. 

• Global executive search firm Heidrick & Struggles has appointed Gustavo Alba as partner in the global and technology services practice in its New York office.

Sean Thomas has been appointed head of HR by property developer IRCO KSA.

Thomas was previously director of HR at hospitality company sbe Group and is also a former HR director at hotel giant Hilton Hotels Worldwide.

• Interim management provider Odgers Interim has hired Jes Ladva to lead its local government practice. He will work with local authorities across the UK to place interim managers in senior roles across all functions.

Current head of the practice and partner Bambos Eracleous will now head up Odgers Interim’s sports, media and gaming division.

• Global talent solutions provider Pontoon has appointed Corinne Ripoche Van Hecke as president.

Ripoche Van Hecke, who has been with Pontoon’s parent company Adecco since 1993, most recently serving as global practice leader for large onsite solutions, reports to Federico Vione, regional head, North America, UK and Ireland, for Adecco and Pontoon.

NHS misses the recruitment boat for Jamaican nurses

A recruitment drive to attract Jamaican nurses to the NHS, amid the controversy surrounding treatment of the Windrush Generation, has been labelled as “too little too late” by the CEO of a nursing recruiter.

24 April 2018

Irish minister opens ttm Healthcare’s new Manchester office

Healthcare recruiter ttm Healthcare’s new Manchester office has been opened by Irish minister for business, enterprise and innovation, Heather Humphreys TD (member of the lower house of the Irish parliament).

New to Market 20 April 2018

Question marks hang over IR35 and employment status

The impact of the IR35 rules on the public sector has been “very negative”, according to a survey of public and private sector professionals carried out by professional recruitment company Harvey Nash.

Legislation 19 April 2018

Demand for local Saudi talent on the increase, says Hays

Hays is reporting increased demand for its services to source local talent in Saudi Arabia, as the kingdom makes progress with its Saudi Vision 2030 programme.

18 April 2018