A seasoned Talent Acquisition specialist, with experience working in IT, Cyber, Automotive, Manufacturing and other sectors. Experienced in Global Talent Management, Talent Mapping, Talent planning and been involved in DE&I Projects, Mentoring Projects, Onboarding and general people management.
Darren has been a Talent Acquisition Leadership for over 10 years; working initially for an agency then exec search with a UK focus before moving into more global remits then transferring to in-house recruitment. Experienced in highly specialised recruitment as well as high volume environments across a wide variety of sectors; ranging from hospitality to healthcare to tech to transportation. Darren is heavily focussed and experienced on the candidate & hiring manager journey (probably from his pre- recruitment career in hospitality) while enjoying a continuous learning journey; more recently from educational qualifications in the ED&I & social media marketing areas.
Dave is a seasoned Talent Acquisition professional with 18 years experience in Recruitment including 11 years working for In-House teams. He has worked across industries including Financial Services, Big Tech and more recently food and beverages. He prides himself on being able to come up with innovative strategies to find candidates for hard to fill roles. He is passionate about Diversity and helping implement new processes to make a business more Inclusive. He has also done projects supporting Brand, Alumni, Exit Management, Candidate Experience, Sourcing, CRM implementation, Talent Intelligence to name a few. He always loves attending events learning from other TA people, sharing best practice and discussing challenges
Guy Franklin is a talent acquisition professional with a passion for people and technology. I get a kick out of building/leading teams and growing cutting edge, forward thinking, businesses. I have built and honed my skills within global businesses such as SAS and Dyson as well as smaller, startup/scale-up, environments including AI chip firm Graphcore. Currently I am Head of TA for the BBC across Tech, Product & Corporate functions.