Morgan Hunt appoints CEO
Morgan Hunt has appointed Sue Cooper as its CEO.
Cooper joined Morgan Hunt as a director in October 2011, managing education, health and community services and was appointed managing director in October 2013. In that time, Morgan Hunt says Cooper has grown the business from an SME to a medium-sized enterprise, developed an outstanding leadership team and built the organisation’s brand and reputation as the trusted public services recruiter.
Rupert Fordham, chairman, commented, “Sue’s appointment to CEO reflects her outstanding record at Morgan Hunt and her status within the wider recruitment industry. The executive board was unanimous in this decision and are looking forward to the year ahead”.
Additional moves include the appointment of Dan Taylor and Sarah Wynn as deputy managing directors.
Cooper said, “To establish the senior leadership team of the future as well as ensure that the business is fully supported, I am delighted to announce the appointment of two deputy managing directors who will work alongside me”.
Taylor joined Morgan Hunt two and half years ago to head up the then technical division. During this time, Morgan Hunt state that he has rebranded the division; significantly growing the core property, construction and professional services portfolio and was promoted to the Morgan Hunt Board in 2014.
Wynn joined directly to the board in June 2014 with responsibility for the corporate services division. According to Morgan Hunt, the division has grown significantly under her leadership and she has also been instrumental in developing the learning & development team.
Both Taylor and Wynn came to Morgan Hunt with recruitment backgrounds, having held senior and board positions in Hays and Badenoch & Clark respectively.