This week’s appointments include: bluewaveSELECT, Heidrick & Struggles, Imagination, LTN & Partners, Pedersen & Partners, Supertemps

• SAP specialist recruitment firm bluewaveSELECT has expanded into Germany and appointed director Mathias Ziolo to lead its German operations. Ziolo brings more than a decade of experience and has previously helped to build and manage a team of 14 specialist recruiters.

• Executive search firm Heidrick & Struggles has appointed Jennifer Streitwieser as partner in its Philadelphia office. She was previously a senior client partner at consulting firm Korn Ferry and has also held multiple HR and operations executive roles at a services firm.

• Global experience design company Imagination has appointed Philomena Gray as chief people officer, leading talent and HR strategy across the group, reporting to CEO Patrick Reid. Gray joins Imagination from Photobox, where she was human resources director of international operations across the UK, France, Germany and Spain.

• Legal recruiter LTN & Partners has appointed Riyyan Satti to its associate recruitment team. Satti joins the group as a senior consultant and has been working as a practising IP lawyer since 2013.

• Executive search firm Pedersen & Partners has announced three global appointments to its business. Grace Tay joins as principal in Singapore, with more than 20 years’ experience as an executive search professional.

Prasert Arsanawattanapipat joins as client partner in Bangkok, Thailand. He has over 21 years of experience where he held a variety of roles in both executive search and corporate talent acquisition. Marie Grondahl joins as principal in Gothenburg, Sweden. She brings “strong” executive search experience, having recruited senior managers for both Nordic and global clients.

• Recruitment agency Supertemps has appointed Shannon Jones and Nicole Owen resourcers in Bangor and Colwyn Bay respectively. Jones and Owen are both Welsh speakers and previously worked in finance, housing and administration.

Major Players and Arrows Group merge to form Majar Group

Two leading UK recruiters have announced a strategic merger to create a new brand.

Contracts 27 January 2022

Impellam sells US industrial brand Corestaff

Global recruitment company Impellam Group is selling the business and assets of Corestaff, its US-based light industrial brand.

Contracts 25 January 2022

Airlines and hospitality sectors launch recruitment drives

Airbus, Bournemouth Airport and Parkdean Resorts are all on the hunt for new talent at the start of the year.

25 January 2022

HW Global acquires digital recruitment specialist Osmii

Executive search firm HW Global, based in Leeds (pictured), has secured a majority shareholding in digital recruitment specialist Osmii, according to online news organisation BDaily.

Contracts 13 January 2022