Stanton House makes appointments at the top

Stanton House has made a number of high-profile appointments.

The professional services and technology recruiter has appointed Lee Costello and David Fleming as managing directors and Caroline Lansbury as chief people officer.

Costello has been a director at Stanton House for more than eight years, having co-founded the company’s Reading office in February 2011. Fleming has also worked with the business since 2011 and will now take on strategic direction for all of Stanton Houses’ London teams, including change and transformation, technology, accounting and finance, finance transformation and senior appointments.

Lansbury recently joined the business having worked for five years as a qualified executive coach on a contract basis for business leaders across an array of business disciplines, including Stanton House. She now joins Stanton House permanently as part of its operational board primarily focusing on development of the workforce. 

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