This week’s appointments include: Chaseman Global, DF Capital, Sheffield Haworth

• Global life sciences executive search specialist Chaseman Global has hired Jordi Pastor to join its senior team as vice-president, global business development. Pastor comes with nearly 20 years of experience in the medtech, biotech and life sciences sectors.

• Specialist savings and commercial lending bank DF Capital has appointed Charlie Michael to the newly-created role of head of people. She will be responsible for developing and leading the people strategy, including talent acquisition and development, compensation and benefits, employee engagement, and the culture agenda. Michael joins from Aldermore Bank where she spent 10 years in several senior HR roles. 

• Executive search and talent consulting firm Sheffield Haworth has welcomed Georgina Harley, formerly a partner at Mercer Consulting, as a group managing director and head of new sectors and services. Harley joins the executive management committee in the newly created role, and will be responsible for key growth areas including consulting and technology services, talent development and advisory and interim & consultancy services.

Acorn’s new group head HR Meredith tasked with future proofing infrastructure

UK recruiter Acorn has promoted Emily Meredith to group head of HR.

People 19 May 2022

LHi Group gives staff stake part ownership of business

International recruitment specialist LHi Group has moved to an employee ownership structure where all employees have a stake in the company.

10 May 2022

SThree appoints Lehne as CEO permanently

Global STEM recruiter SThree has announced the appointment of Timo Lehne (pictured) as permanent CEO with immediate effect.

People 28 April 2022


This week’s appointments include: Acorn, Encore Personnel, Entrust Resource Solutions, First Hydrogen UK, Hamilton Forth, Sixty Eight People

People 23 March 2022