SThree COO to step down after 25 years with group
SThree has announced that after 25 years with the group, Justin Hughes, chief operating officer (COO), will step down from the board with effect from 1st July 2019. Hughes will remain with the group to provide handover and transition duties for the next two to three months, as well as being available to offer advice to the Centre of Excellence (COE) for the remainder of 2019.
Mark Dorman, group CEO, commented, "Justin has made an outstanding contribution to the development and success of SThree in his various roles, since originally joining as a trainee recruitment consultant with Progressive in 1994. He has driven a number of new ventures in the UK, France, Germany and Holland, before moving to Hong Kong to become CEO, Asia Pac/MENA. He returned to the UK as COO in 2017 and has played a pivotal role in the successful COE transition and the building of a world class team in Glasgow.
“On behalf of everyone at SThree, I would like to thank him for his service and wish him well for the future."
A process is underway to identify a new COO.
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