Influential in-house’s Hull joins Carillion

Jon Hull, one of Recruiter’s 11 Most Influential In-house Recruiters for 2014, joins support services and construction company Carillion as head of recruitment.

Mon, 26 Jan 2015


Jon Hull, one of Recruiter’s 11 Most Influential In-house Recruiters for 2014, joins support services and construction company Carillion as head of recruitment.

He was previously head of resourcing UK and Ireland at facilities management company Sodexo.

Hull told Recruiter his role would be challenging and resourcing “would be at the heart” of it. His team would “spearhead the efforts to attract and develop talent from diverse communities”.

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Alexander Mann solutions: Tracy Hurst joins the talent acquisition and management services firm to lead the global client service centre in Belfast.

Ambition: Martyn Draper joins the global recruiter as associate director of legal within its professional services division.
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Barrington Hibbert Associates: Russell Clements joins the talent acquisition and diversity advisory firm as a non-executive director.

Capita: The outsourced services company promotes Caroline Baker to resourcing director and Cath Possamai to talent and resourcing director.

Capstone Hill Search: Ben Abbotts joins the public relations and corporate and digital communications specialist as regional director, corporate comms and public affairs.

Compass: Melanie Hayes joins the food service and support services company from Care UK as head of organisational development.

Cordant Recruitment: Sid Barnes joins the multi-sector recruiter as managing director of the professional staffing division.

Cubiks: Dr Rainer Kurz joins the international people assessment consultancy as managing consultant within its research & development team.

Edgar Stewart Selection: Craig Jackson and Alan Wallace join the Scottish talent management and recruitment business as directors.

Exurgo: Lee Purchase and Scott Kay join the retail recruiter as divisional managers.

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Heidrick & Struggles: The executive search company appoints Richard Greene as executive vice president and chief HR officer. It also promotes 22 to principal consultants. See for more.

IIC: The global executive search firm appoints Pedro Folque de Almeida as VP and partner; Renata Klee de Vasconcellos as director and partner; Felipe Laufer as associate director and partner; Francisco Martin as financial services partner; Mieke Dhoore as partner; and Agnes Chen and Candis Ko as directors.

Impellam: The global managed services and specialist recruiter appoints Darren Mee as group finance director (FD) and Lord Ashcroft as non-exec director.

Jigsaw Medical: Callum Henderson joins as FD.

McGregor Boyall: The multi-sector recruiter appoints Nina Adair HR and talent management practice lead, and Neil Price commerce and industry senior appointments practice lead.

NES Global Talent: Tig Gilliam joins the oil & gas engineering recruiter as CEO. Lee Anderson rejoins as associate director in the Glasgow office.

NHS London Procurement Partnership: Preeya Bailie joins the collaborative procurement hub as workstream lead for the agency and temp staffing team.
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Opinio Group: Chris Chapman joins the digital recruitment specialist as interim chief financial officer.

Optionis: Iain Ferguson joins the staffing industry and contractor services group as non-exec chairman.

PageGroup: The recruitment group promotes Angela Webb to global talent director; Sharmini Wainwright to MD, Michael Page and Page Personnel Hong Kong; and Richard King to senior MD, Michael Page, North and East China.

Pedersen & Partners: The international executive search firm promotes Diaga Trumpe to client partner and Guido Bormann to Germany country manager. It also appoints Anda Marian as Bucharest office principal.

Rapid search & interim: Mark Gillham joins the finance, HR and business transformation specialists as associate director, specialising in the IT and business transformation practices.

SEC Recruitment: David Buist joins the pharma, IT and analytics recruiter as operations director.

Sports Recruitment International: David James joins the global sports industry recruiter as managing partner, executive search.

Staffgroup: James Slipper joins the parent company of specialist international recruitment brands Eurostaff and Earthstaff as chief financial officer.

Tradewind Recruitment and SANZA Teaching Agency: Nick Murphy joins the education recruiter as CEO.

Warren Partners: Julia Fearn joins the executive search firm as director.

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