This week’s appointments include: Armstrong Craven, Big Cloud, introPROTECT, Jackson Hogg, Pedersen & Partners, TSR Legal

• Global talent mapping and pipelining specialist Armstrong Craven has appointed Leslie Lazarus as head of Americas.

• Data science recruitment company Big Cloud welcomes head of executive search Andrew McLoughlin to work on executive search across the US.

He is joined by recruiter Liam Hopkins who will work with candidates in data science, machine learning and deep learning across the US. Also joining the US team is technical recruiter Leilah Ruan, with a focus on the computer vision and deep learning market.

Carsten Jahn joins the European team and will focus on the machine-learning contract market in Germany. He is joined by recruiter Elicia Hermitt, who will be responsible for sourcing machine-learning talent in Germany and the Netherlands.

• Experts in recruitment fee disputes introPROTECT has appointed appointed Olga Wierzchowska as an investigations officer. Her focus will be on researching and detecting backdoor hires, lost fees and contract over-stays for recruiters.

• Newcastle-based engineering and technical recruitment firm Jackson Hogg has appointed Jo Rawlinson senior HR consultant.

• International executive search firm Pedersen & Partners has appointed Michael Kotelec as a client partner within its US team.

• Tech recruiter Source Group International has made a number of appointments within the group. Paul Young joins as executive consultant for the Los Angeles team, heading up the firm’s autonomous and EV market recruitment activity. Casper Hogh is appointed senior consultant, Nordics team, recruiting across cloud and cyber security. Finally, Leanne Delaney joins as executive consultant at Source’s Xplore Pharma company, heading up market access and health economics.

• Sunderland-based Technically Compatible, which tests the IT skills of candidates, welcomes chair Ross Miller, marketing manager Isabel Herrera and head of customer success Kevin Clohesy.

• Inclusive talent management insight, training and technology specialist The Clear Company has appointed Jenny Hinde as executive director and shareholder.

• Banking giant TSB has appointed Liz Ashford as HR director. Ashford joins the TSB leadership team and reports directly to CEO Debbie Crosbie. Ashford’s appointment is subject to regulatory approval.

• Specialist legal recruitment firm TSR Legal welcomes Kayleigh Busuttil as senior consultant and Rachael Jones as legal consultant.

Samuel Knight appoints new chairman as group expands in the US

Samuel Knight International has appointed former SThree global mergers and acquisitions adviser James Barbour-Smith (pictured) as chairman.

People 23 May 2019

Concilium Search gets funding from Lloyds Bank to expand internationally

Life sciences recruitment firm Concilium Search has secured a seven-figure funding package from Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking to expand its international footprint and help double turnover over the next year.

Financials 17 May 2019

Parents advertise for tutor to teach the Dark Arts of science to their son

Do you want to give up recruitment for teaching science dressed up as Professor Snape from the Harry Potter books?

Lighter Side 16 May 2019

Veterinary services CVS Group creates jobs in Scotland

A Scotland-based veterinary services provider is creating 110 jobs in Livingston.

16 May 2019