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Meet the Team

New Staff Coming to Spear Recruitment: "WATCH THIS SPACE"

Kieran Hayes - Isle of Wight
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Darren Street - Managing Director - Founder of Spear Recruitment Ltd
Direct Dial
01983 564880 Mobile 07709 068968

Darren has worked for over 20 Years within Sales, Sales- Management but also within the Automotive Industry. As Managing Director, Darren works at the forefront of Spear Recruitment liaising with both candidates and clients. Darren has first hand experience of using Recruitment Agencies from both a client and candidate perspective, this was his primary reason for setting up Spear Recruitment Ltd, he wanted to ensure candidates received the service that they expect and that clients receive a professional but also an affordable solution for their business. 

Lisa Street - Finance Director
Direct Dial 01983 564880

Lisa is the Finance Director within Spear Recruitment Ltd, she joined Spear Recruitment after a very successful career within the NHS, having worked in Secretarial, Finance and Office Management, Lisa is also a mother to 6 Children (Chloe, Andrew, Ashley, Luke, Olivia and Jacob). Lisa is a professional and organised young lady and she takes immense pride in her job. Lisa drives a C250 Mercedes AMG, she loves to shop for clothes but as a person I am confident that if you have the pleasure to speak with Lisa, she is one of the most professional business ladies you will meet.

Ed Hatt  - General Manager (Automotive and Estate Agency/Property)
Direct Dial
01983 564880 Mobile 07934 341353

Ed is 24yrs old, He has been employed at Spear Recruitment Ltd for 5 years, in this time he has progressed extremely well in his career.  Ed drives a lovely Honda Civic Diesel (63 mpg !!!), he resides with his partner/best friend Olivia in a beautiful bungalow overlooking Newport in the Isle of Wight. Ed is a fantastic footballer playing for Cowes in goal, he is a very loyal but also a hard-working young man. Ed reports to Lisa and Darren as a Senior Manager within the business.

Laura Farmer - Finance / Accountancy Recruitment Team Manager - London Office
Direct Dial 0203 086 9025 Work Mobile 07939 655184

Laura forms part of the management team within Spear Recruitment Ltd, she personally heads up the Finance and Administration recruitment team covering the UK. Laura has a partner; Dean, she has 2 children and she resides on the Isle of Wight in Ryde. Laura previously spent her career as a Qualified Accountant but she also has solid experience from within recruitment working again in Accountancy and Finance. Laura is a very approachable lady, pick up the phone and call her, or email. 

Ben Pears - Recruitment Team Leader Birmingham Office 
Direct Dial 0121 672 2222  Mobile 07378 344813

Ben is 24 years old and he is the Recruitment Team Leader for Spear Recruitment's Birmingham Office. Ben resides in the Midlands with his family, he has 5 years experience of working in Recruitment. Ben will be heading up the Healthare Sector within Spear with his focus being on Domicilary Care, Residential/Nursing Homes  


Steph Tanner-Rolf - Recruitment Resourcer and Social Media Guru
Direct Dial 0203 086 9025

Steph is employed within the Administration Team, she works alongside all of the recruiters as a Recruitment Resourcer, Steph is also responsible for all Social Media within the business. Steph is happily married to Ben who works in the Motortrade, Steph resides on the Isle of WIght and has 2 lovely children.

Snober Amri - Recruitment Consultant
Direct Dial 0121 672 2222

Snober is employed within the Recruitment Team based at our Birmingham office, she works alongside Ben and Darren. Snober s happily married to Bara and she resides in the West Midlands

David Austin - Recruitment Consultant 
Direct Dial 01983 564880 Mobile TBC

David is part of the Estate Agency and Recruitment Team at Spear Recruitment, David resides in Newport on the Isle of Wight and offers a healthy career from within Estate Agency/Property. David is 40 years old and has a 16 year old dependent who he is working hard to save cash and buy a car for ! 

Tom Carson - Recruitmet Team Leader Portsmouth Office 
Direct Dial 02392 984221 21 Mobile 07709 069907 

Tom is 30 years old and he is the Recruitment Team Leader for Spear Recruitment's Portsmouth Office. Tom resides in Portsmouth with his partner Daisy and he has spent the past 2 years in recruitment 

Nick Ricketts - Recruitment Consultant (Estate Agency & Property)
Direct Dial
0203 086 9025 Mobile 07709 069055

Nick is 32 years old, he moved to the Isle of Wight 3 years ago, he lives in Newport and he is the proud father to Gracie. Nick has joined Spear after a successful 8 years career from within Franchised Car Dealerships. Nick has brought a wealth of his Sales experience to the Spear team and he is most certainly a driven, hungry and professional young man. Nick aspires to develop his career at Spear, so watch this space.

James Bedding  - Automotive and Estate Agency Recruiter - London Office 
Direct Dial 0203 086 9025  Mobile 07488 353164

James is part of the Spear Recruitment Automotive and Estate Agency Recruitment Team. James lives in Cowes on the Isle of Wight with his partner. James previously spent his career working within Recruitment. James shares his time between the Isle of Wight and London.

Chris Wray - Automotive and Estate Agency Recruitment Consultant
Dial 0203 086 9025 Mobile 07548 963580

Chris Wray is 41 years old. Chris resides in Newport Isle of Wight with his wife Sarah and their 2 children. Chris is a Recruitment Consultant within Spear and he is a valuable member of our team. Chris is an avid Southampton Football Fan and he also plays Cricket for Godshill (IOW). Chris is often seen as the "Trigger" in the team, he comes out with comments that are random and he is most certainly a great member of the Spear Team

Liam Nevitt - Recruitment Consultant
Direct Dial 01983 564880 Mobile 07447 477601

Liam is 27 years old and resides in Newport Isle of Wight, he has a daughter aged 5 years. Liam has previously worked in the Motor Trade (Car Sales) but also in Business Development Field Based Roles. Liam brings experience of Motor Trade to Spear Recruitment Ltd and I am sure at some point you will speak with Liam. Liam enjoys football, he is a Wolves Supporter !

Jack Broomfield - Recruitment Consultant 
Direct Dial 0161 870 8065 Mobile 07808 883161

Jack is part of the Spear Recruitment Automotive Sales Team, he has joined Spear after a short Career in a Vehicle Service Telesales Call Centre. Jack is 23 years old, he lives in Porchfield on the Isle of Wight and he drives a Fiesta Zetec S. Jack and Ed are best of friends and it is thanks to Ed that we were introduced to Jack.

Jordon Stacey - Trainee Recruitment Consultant
Direct Dial 01983 564880 Mobile 07377 676010

Jordon is the baby of the team at just 18 years old, but do not be fooled he is a mature young man who is very driven to succeed in his career. Jordon lives in the beautiful part of the island in Cowes , he drives a sport new Hyundai i20.

Luke Hutchings - Recruitment Consultant 
Direct Dial Tel 0121 672 2222 

Luke works at Spear Recruitment as a Recruitment Consultant within our Automotive Team. 

Charlie Allan - Recruitment Consultant
Direct Dial 02392 984221 - Mobile 07763 827957

Charlie is part of the Automotive Recruitment Team within Spear Recruitment. Charlie resides in Chichester, he has the luxury of a girlfriend (a significant other half), he drives a BMW 5 Series but do not confuse this with an all new BMW he is a retro BMW Man and drives a E34 Series, 2.0l Straight 6. Charlie has experience of recruitment and joined Spear imparting all his knowledge.

Louise McHale - Recruitment Consultant
Direct Dial
01983 214126

Louise is 43 years old. Louise is a Recruitment Consultant within Spear Recruitment. Louise resides in Cowes with Ruby her gorgeous labrador. Louise has joined Spear with a wealth of Recruitment experience, she is a REC Accredited Recruitment Consultant. Louise is also a member of the RNLI, she does her work with the RNLI on a Voluntary basis and she has attended many sea rescue missions.

Chen Fui Chin - Recruitment Consultant
Direct Dial Tel 0203 086 9025

Chen is part of our Accountancy and Finance Recruitment Team. Chen joined Spear Recruitment having worked in recruitment for 2 years, Chen is married with no children as of yet, it is common practice that anyone who joins Spear Recruitment often ends up having a baby within their family with 12 months. Chen is 28 years old, he is a mature man reflected in his driving choice of car a BMW 5 Series.


Keely Dunn  - PA (Personal Assistant) to the Directors
Direct Dial
01983 214128

Keely is a valuable part of the Spear Recruitment Team, the recruitment team rely heavily on Keely to administer all the CV's and general administration functions within the business, Keely's job at Spear is to also assist the Directors, Darren and Lisa within their Administration and the Accounts function of the business. Keely has a horse by the name of "Nagorno", he is her pride joy. Keely drives a lovely Citroen C1 in red, this is her pride and joy.

Rebekah Starks - Administration Support and Digital Marketing Officer 
Direct Dial 01983 564880 

Rebekah is 21 years old, she is part of the Spear Recruitment Administration Team. Rebekah resides in Newport with her parents, she is aspiring to get her own place. Rebekah loves to attend the Gym regularly, she attends 4 times a week lifting weights !!! Rebekah is one of the young ladies who answers the phones at Spear so always remember to be nice and ask how she is.

Thomas Howatt 
Direct Dial Tel 01983 564880

Thomas is a valuable part of the Spear team, he works as one of the Administration team based at our Head Office on the Isle of Wight, Thomas

Chloe Street - Administrator (FMCG and Engineering)
Direct Dial
: 01983 564880

Chloe is the youngest in the team, Chloe is the FMCG Administrator supporting the the FMCG/Engineering Team. Chloe resides in Ryde (isle of Wight) she drives a Red Vauxhall Adam (Jam) bought from Vision Vauxhall Wednesbury. Chloe is very career driven, she is aspiring to develop her career.

Reggie Street - Chief Executive - Chairdog to the Board of Directors
Direct Dial Tel 01983 564880 Mobile 07709 068968

Reggie is the Spear Recruitment Chief Executive and Chairdog to the Board of Directors. Reggie was born on 1st September and at the time because Spear was soley recruiting into the Motor Trade we felt it necessary to call him Reggie, to coinside with the "new registration day". Reggie comes to the office every day and lives at the Street home in the evenings and weekends.

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