This week’s appointments include: Horton International, Pedersen & Partners, Sigmar Recruitment

• Executive search consultancy Horton International has appointed Dafydd Wright as managing partner of its Oxford-based Global Healthcare arm.

Wright brings more than 18 years’ experience of international life sciences resourcing to Horton, including 12 years in both consultant and management roles for life sciences executive search firm The RSA Group.

• Cassie Owen has joined executive search firm Pedersen & Partners as client partner, covering the retail & luxury segment across the MENA region. She will be based in Dubai, UAE.

• Irish-based Sigmar Recruitment has appointed Mike McDonagh director of the company, signalling Sigmar’s ambition to grow marketshare and respond to the recovery from the Covid-19 crisis. Earlier in the lockdown, Sigmar launched an initiative to mobilise Ireland’s workforce and upskill people for a more effective recovery.

Most recently, McDonagh oversaw the growth of Hays Ireland as its managing director and previously served as chairperson of Boardmatch, Ireland’s national corporate governance charity.

Red Diamond headhunts two top health and beauty executives

Carol Mosby of Red Diamond Executive Headhunters has made a double appointment with a health and beauty product manufacturer.

Contracts 20 November 2020

Recruitment drive helps Snakebyte gaming firm expand in UK

Snakebyte, a global supplier of consumer electronics and gaming accessories, has announced plans to expand in the UK market in 2021.

17 November 2020

Gap personnel secures £30m finance from Lloyds Bank

Wrexham-headquartered recruiter gap personnel has secured a £30m invoice finance facility from Lloyds Bank.

Financials 10 November 2020

Good jobs news despite the impending lockdown gloom

As England heads into another lockdown, and the other countries of the UK face similar tough restrictions, Recruiter offers some ‘good job news’ light at the end of the tunnel.

2 November 2020