This week’s appointments include: Autoglass, Bullhorn, Carmichael Fisher, Heidrick & Struggles, National Locums, Net Talent, Talent Works International, TrueBlue

• Windscreen repair firm Autoglass has appointed Jo Fryer as people director. Previously head of leadership partnering at the firm, her new remit includes attracting and retaining top talent in the industry, as well as having responsibility for driving employee engagement and delivering an integrated people strategy.

• Cloud computing company Bullhorn has appointed Javid Muhammedali as vice president, artificial intelligence. He is based in Boston in the US.

• International executive search firm Carmichael Fisher has appointed Tarquin Bennett-Coles as principal consultant in life sciences based in Cambridge. He brings more than two decades of life science executive search and interim management experience.

• Executive search, leadership assessment and development firm Heidrick & Struggles has appointed Adam Warby as chairman of its board of directors, effective immediately. Warby, who joined Heidrick & Struggles’ board in 2018, is CEO of Avanade, a joint venture founded between Accenture and Microsoft Corporation.

• Medical recruiter National Locums has appointed Mark Casey as head of nursing. Previously group head of learning and development at recruiter TTM Healthcare Group, he also owns Pinnacle Success Solutions.

Net Talent has promoted Darren Dalrymple, who first joined the specialist IT recruiter as a graduate trainee, from associate director to director.

• Talent attraction and recruitment process outsourcing business Talent Works International has appointed Ken Kane as business development director.

• US blue collar recruiter TrueBlue welcomes Jeff Dirks as chief information and technology officer and Carl Schweihs as the president of People Management, a division of TrueBlue.

FINANCIALS: Empresaria Group posts rise in gross profit but fall in revenue

International specialist staffing group Empresaria Group has seen a 6% increase in net fee income year-on-year, according to unaudited interim results for the six-month period ended 30 June 2019.

Financials 21 August 2019

FINANCIALS: UK contributes to rise in revenue and GP at Hudson Global

Global talent solutions company Hudson Global has recorded a rise in revenue and gross profit for the second quarter to 30 June 2019.

Financials 15 August 2019


This week’s contracts and deals include: Airswift, BlueSky PR, C&D Group, Johnson Underwood, Skipton Business Finance, Sterling EMEA, Woodrow Mercer

Contracts 14 August 2019


This week’s appointments include: BCL Legal, Cielo, Eames Consulting Group, Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust, Europa Worldwide Group, Harrier Talent Solutions, Head Resourcing, Heidrick & Struggles, Hunter Heywood, Hyperion Executive Search,, Russell Taylor Group, SmashFly Technologies, Stanton House

People 12 August 2019