The Director team and their Associates pool a vast array of recruitment and HR knowledge. Cork Griffiths is able to serve all your recruitment needs, whether UK or international and, together with some carefully selected strategic partners, can also help with your long term HR strategy to make your business grow and flourish.
Paul Griffiths Managing Director and Executive Recruitment Specialist
Paul started his career as an accountant before moving into recruitment in 1989. He became Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development qualified in 1998 and achieved Fellow status in 2005. He has always worked with a mix of owner managed businesses and large corporates (including many with overseas parents) and is responsible for leading our expertise in recruitment within the fields of operations, finance, supply chain, HR, production, general management and sales/marketing. He also helps clients to carry out MBO’s, MBI’s and runs our national MBI register.
Sarah Ashworth Business Development Director
Sarah is the power behind our marketing effort – as our business development specialist she helps us to identify new opportunities, markets, companies and candidates so we remain proactive and competitive. Sarah is a real people person and is responsible for running all our client events which we often host in conjunction with other specialists such as Accountants, Solicitors and Employment Law Specialists. She is also the key driver in continually striving to improve our service delivery, customer satisfaction levels, internal systems and operational procedures.
Stav Melides, Director, London and the South
Stav heads up our recruitment and search and selection services for London and the South regions. He is an experienced Recruiter and Business Developer with extensive experience and specialist skills gained working with growing private companies, PLCs and also larger third sector organisations. Before joining Cork Griffiths in 2015, Stav spent over 15 years with a large recruitment group, where he became Chief Executive and also ran his own business for 10 years which included acting for a range of clients both in the UK and abroad. He has a strong network and has worked with many different businesses in their search for high calibre management professionals. Stav lives in Lincoln and is a committee member of the Federation of Small Businesses. He is committed to helping business owners build the best teams.
Along with our Recruitment team, we also operate using a number of key international Associates including a Consultant HR Director, a psychometric testing specialist, a variety of Researchers, an Outplacement/career management specialist and a redundancy counsellor.
If you would like to speak to any of our team, then please contact us