This week’s appointments include: Capita, Concept Resourcing, Franklin Fitch, Kelly Services, REC, Resource Solutions

• Business outsourcing provider Capita welcomes Will Serle as chief people officer, with effect from April. 

With more than 25 years’ human resources experience, Serle joins Capita in this newly-established role from multinational consultancy, engineering and project management company Amec Foster Wheeler, where he led the company’s global HR leadership team.

• Specialist recruiter Concept Resourcing welcomes Jon Horrocks as senior manager of its field service engineering and business support divisions.

• IT infrastructure recruiter Franklin Fitch welcomes Lewis Andrews as practice manager. Andrews will lead the firm’s new Cardiff business supported by consultant Anthony Ham, who will cover Wales and the South West of England.

• Recruitment giant Kelly Services has elected Gerald Adolph to its board of directors. Adolph is a retired senior partner with executive search firm Booz Allen Hamilton/Booz & Co.

• Departing Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) CEO Kevin Green is joining global resourcing specialists BPS World as a non-executive director from April.

• Recruitment process outsourcing provider Resource Solutions has appointed Kirsty Adams as global HR director.

Based at parent company’s Robert Walters Group head office in London, Adams will be leading a global team to develop and implement HR strategies, programmes and policies to drive Resource Solutions’ culture. In addition, she will spearhead efforts to enhance the firm’s cultural transformation to embed the brand’s values into the business’ recruitment, management and people development practices globally.

Castlerock Recruitment acquires Healthcare Locums

Healthcare and medical recruiter Castlerock Recruitment Group (CRG) has acquired rival Healthcare Locums (HCL), Recruiter can exclusively reveal.

Contracts 12 March 2018

FINANCIALS: Harvey Nash predicts profits in line with expectations

Global technology recruitment and outsourcing group Harvey Nash says it expects profits to be in line with market expectations.

Financials 2 March 2018

FINANCIALS: Hudson delivers increase in gross margin and revenue

Global talent solutions company Hudson has seen revenue rise 8% year-on-year, according to full-year results released yesterday.

Financials 2 March 2018

FINANCIALS: Covering all bases key to Robert Walters’ success

Covering all bases in recruitment services offered has helped Robert Walters post a 17% increase in revenues in 2017.

Financials 1 March 2018