This week’s appointments include: Henderson Scott, Holmes Noble, SmashFly Technologies, SRi

• Technology staffing business Henderson Scott has appointed David Etherington as group chief operating officer.

• Executive search, interim and talent solutions firm Holmes Noble has appointed a new management team to concentrate on developing existing core practices.

Four newly appointed managing partners will work closely with CEO Donna Chapman to develop and focus on three established core practice areas within the business – energy and infrastructure, supply chain, logistics & procurement, and manufacturing. Chapman will also be leading the HR and board practice.

Rachel McGowan-Kemp will become managing partner, heading up the supply chain, logistics & procurement practice. Victoria McQueen will lead the energy and infrastructure team as managing partner. Ben Gilbert will be managing partner leading the manufacturing practice.

Amy Speake, current managing partner, providing talent solutions for Holmes Noble’s corporate clients, will be extending her role to support in growing each practice both nationally and internationally.

• Enterprise recruitment marketing technology provider SmashFly Technologies’ chief technical officer (CTO) Thom Kenney has been appointed CEO. Company founder Michael Hennessy, who has served as SmashFly’s CEO and board director for more than 11 years, moves into a newly created role focused on product innovation and market thought leadership.

• Search firm SRi welcomes Mark Moreau as a partner, who will lead the continued development of its technology and innovation practice across EMEA. Moreau joins from boutique search firm True North, where he was managing director.

CAP proposal cracks down on gender stereotyping in ads

Recruiters have been warned to be “very mindful” of the content of job adverts they place in light of a proposed crackdown on harmful gender stereotypes in adverts.

Legislation 18 May 2018


This week’s appointments include: AESC, ARC, Armstrong Craven, Audeliss, Berry Recruitment Group, Carestaff Solutions, Cream Soda, Heidrick & Struggles, Miramar Global, MLA, Riviera Partners, Whitehall Resources, Zachary Daniels

People 30 April 2018

Ceballos acquires Charterhouse Recruitment Services

Emma Ceballos has acquired Yorkshire-based Charterhouse Recruitment Services from owner Donna Green, with the aim of extending operations into additional UK regions.

Contracts 25 April 2018


This week’s contracts and deals include: Adecco, APSCo, Careix, DWP, Edward Reed Recruitment, PIXID, REC, Sky Recruitment Specialists

Contracts 16 April 2018