Huw Jenkins

Huw runs our HR Leadership practice, working across our client base to provide Director and Head of Function level recruitment. He has over ten years’ senior level recruitment experience supporting some of the UK’s best known companies. Huw is exceptionally well connected and respected for his knowledge of HR and HR leadership, and he has a deep understanding of the workings of the senior recruitment market.

Huw brings a mixture of insight, intuition and tenacity – attributes that ensure he always delivers a first class recruitment service.

Originally from South Wales Huw now lives with his wife and two young children just outside Bristol.



Mark Lightburn

Mark runs our HR Specialisms practice, hiring predominantly at Manager and Senior Manager level across a range of niche HR disciplines. He is an established senior recruitment specialist with over 10 years experience.

Mark’s approach to recruitment consultancy is to listen carefully and work closely with both client and candidate to fully understand their business needs and career aspirations respectively, and to form lasting, long-term and trusted partnerships. This insight and his strong network ensure Mark is able to deliver true consultancy and to add real value for both candidate and client.

Originally from Cumbria, Mark lives in Bristol with his wife and three young children. 



Mark Muscroft

Mark runs our Communications & Change practice, placing senior level professionals across Internal Communications, Engagement and Change/Transformation.

With over 16 years experience in the recruitment industry, Mark offers a wealth of expertise and knowledge.

Mark believes in an open and consultative approach to recruitment, focussing on business outcomes and cultural fit as much as technical skill. He brings a degree of rigour and focus to the recruitment process that many find refreshing.

His recruitment expertise and strong networking skills enable him to broker first rate matches.

Mark lives with his partner and three young children near Bath.



Dan Denningberg

Dan heads up our offering in the Midlands & North. Bringing with him a strong background as a senior HR professional, Dan’s focus is on placing leadership talent within HR across the region.

Previously Dan has worked as an HR Director within financial services, a role which saw him partner board level stakeholders, input directly into hiring strategy and recruiting personally across the business leadership teams. This unique background gives fantastic insight into the recruitment process and ensures Dan is able to offer a truly tailored service to client and candidate alike.

Dan lives in the midlands with his partner and young family.

Sophie Hicks

Sophie has over 5 years’ recruitment experience and manages our HR Operations practice, placing HR Managers, Business Partners and mid level operational roles across all HR disciplines. Sophie’s knowledge of the South West market is fantastic, and her network of HR professionals from all industry sectors is substantial; this, together with her energy and passion for what she does, makes her the go-to person for HR recruitment in the region.

Sophie lives in Bristol with her young family.