Candidate Case Studies

Alex Lane, Operations Director - Capita Symonds

Alex joined Capita Symonds initially to support the Divisional Operations Director, however his experience in driving businesses and delivering operational improvements was quickly recognised by a recent move to Operations Director of a 14 studio, 300 people Architecture, Planning, Environment and Design business.
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Dr Geoff Davis, BD Director - MIRA

At the age of 32, Geoff became the youngest person to be appointed to the board of MIRA when he joined the business in early 2010. Since then he has played a pivotal role in reshaping the business and in just two years has grown the business by 30%. He comments on some of the key events leading up to his successful appointment.
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Mark Hayward, Managing Director - DENSO

Meet the first British man in the history of DENSO Manufacturing UK to become its Managing Director. Having joined the business as Operations Director, reporting into a Japanese MD, Mark quickly demonstrated the value he could add and was soon promoted to the lead role at DENSO's flagship UK business.
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