Morgan McKinley UK announces two senior internal appointments.
Morgan McKinley UK announces two senior internal appointments
Morgan McKinley UK has announced two internal appointments at director level: Stuart Duncan has become Operations Director for Morgan McKinley Accounting, Finance & Support and James Smith is now Associate Director for Morgan McKinley Financial Services’ Temporary Finance & Compliance Team.
Stuart Duncan – Operations Director, Morgan McKinley Accounting, Finance & Support
Stuart Duncan joined Morgan McKinley in March 2011 as Associate Director taking responsibility for the development and growth of Morgan McKinley’s Home Counties offices in Crawley, Guildford, Hertford and Windsor. This new role sees him assume additional responsibility for the company’s Bristol and Cheltenham offices.
Stuart’s entire career has been in the recruitment sector working for boutique and international recruitment agencies most recently across Surrey, Sussex, the Thames Valley, Swindon and Cardiff.
Chris Leeson, Chief Operations Officer, Morgan McKinley UK:
“I’m very pleased to be announcing that Stuart Duncan has been promoted to Operations Director with a remit covering leadership of all Morgan McKinley’s UK offices outside of London. Stuart has an excellent track record of building and growing successful offices, developing staff at all levels and leading his teams with passion and drive. He has added significant value to our Accounting, Finance & Support business in all these areas and more. I am confident of seeing our Home Counties and South West offices develop under his leadership and look forward to working with Stuart further in his pivotal role in a very significant global-scale transformation programme that our business is undertaking.”
James Smith – Associate Director, Morgan McKinley Financial Services
James Smith joined Morgan McKinley in 2009 rising to the position of Manager working with global banking organisations such as Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds and overseeing a large team which recruits for temporary finance and compliance positions in London. James has a strong track record in this area of the market and is also actively involved in a number of significant internal company initiatives.
James has eight years’ recruitment experience in the London financial services market and has built up a considerable network during this period. He specialises in the recruitment of newly qualified to senior finance level professionals into global and niche investment banking, brokerage and commodities houses.
Andrew Evans, Chief Operations Officer, Morgan McKinley UK said:
“After nearly three years with Morgan McKinley’s financial services team, James has proven himself to be a real asset to the entire division. This is an exciting time at Morgan McKinley as we work to maintain a consistently high service offering to both candidates and clients. James’ promotion to Associate Director will see him taking an increasingly key role within the temporary and contract division as well as our major global transformation programmes. All of these initiatives will work towards continually improving the profile of Morgan McKinley’s temporary and contract recruitment services. I look forward to working with James on these initiatives and seeing him continue to lead and grow his team.”