This week’s appointments include: Encore Personnel, Finlay James, Lilium, Samual Knight International

• National recruitment agency Encore Personnel has appointed Sarah Beynon divisional manager in its Encore Contact Services division in Coventry. Beynon joins Encore with more than six years’ experience in commercial office recruitment.

• Global technology recruitment firm Finlay James has appointed Andrew MacAskill as chief commercial officer.

Lilium, a Munich-based start-up developing an on-demand air taxi service, has appointed Anja Maassen Van Den Brink as chief people officer.

• Global recruitment and project manpower specialist in the energy and rail sectors Samuel Knight International has appointed Owen Powys as director of renewable and clean energy.

• Community leader and activist Karl Lokko, a former gang leader, has been appointed as global ambassador of Talent RISE, a not-for-profit foundation that offers education, training, work readiness and job placement programmes to young people experiencing barriers to employment.

• Executive recruiter TS Grale welcomes Sean Rowlands as head of construction and Dan Thompson as recruitment consultant.

Nuclear engineering firm on recruitment drive in UK

One of the world’s largest nuclear engineering companies has launched a recruitment drive to fill 400 roles in the UK.

3 June 2019


This week’s contracts and deals include: Alexander Mann Solutions, CV-Library, DaXtra, Kingsley Consulting, Runrec Recruitment Group, The Curve Group

Contracts 3 June 2019

Recruiters upbeat on British Steel workers’ prospects

Recruiters are reasonably confident on the job prospects of workers whose jobs are potentially under threat by British Steel entering liquidation.

23 May 2019

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