This week’s appointments include: Berwick Partners, Finlay James, Hortor

• Executive search firm Berwick Partners has hired Katie Poxon as principal consultant in its Manufacturing and Engineering Practice. She joins from aviation manufacturing giant Bombardier where she was global executive search talent leader.

• Global technology recruiter Finlay James has appointed Andrew MacAskill as its new chief commercial officer. MacAskill, who joins from EO Executives where he had been managing director for five five years, will sit on the Finlay James board alongside owners John and Sara Gaughan and MD James May.

• Global strategic resourcing consultancy Hortor has appointed Mark Standen as associate director in its global automation practice. His specialist team will be tasked with building the practice within the global marketplace of robotic process automation (RPA), artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning.

FINANCIALS: SThree posts positive half-yearly results

Global science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) specialist recruiter SThree has said its performance is “ahead of expectations” in its half-year trading update.

Financials 14 June 2021


This week’s appointments include: ersg, Higgs & Sons, SThree

People 14 June 2021

REC reports record job adverts postings since Covid pandemic

A total of 1.63 million active job adverts were posted in the UK in the first week of June.

11 June 2021

ersg appoints Liffen UK head of permanent recruitment

Energy recruiter ersg has appointed Paul Liffen as the new UK head of permanent recruitment.

People 17 May 2021