Recruit Ventures Appoints MD of Northampton-based agency
Recruit Ventures has appointed Simon Simfield as managing director of recruitment firm Universal Personnel.
Northampton-based Universal Personnel was formed in September 2012 after receiving financial investment from key shareholders Recruit Ventures, who assist entrepreneurial individuals with a proven track record in the recruitment industry set up their own business.
Having recently undergone a change in management, shareholders Recruit Ventures offered the current operations director, Simon Simfield, directorship. Recruit Ventures claims he was a key player in developing the business further.
Simfield commented, “I am delighted to be giving the opportunity to become a key shareholder in the business.
“Having worked for Universal Personnel since May 2013, I have watched it build on its successes and I am excited to be at the helm of the business and steer it forward to its next chapter. I am extremely proud of the team we have here and the reputation we are building in the local area for providing an honest and professional service to all of our clients. 2016 is shaping up to be a very exciting year for us.”
David Simons, managing director of Recruit Ventures, said, “Simon has managed the business and his team with real drive and passion and was therefore the perfect candidate to take over the directorship position.”