People & Appointments

New CFO at specialist recruitment firm

Written by Peter Davison.

Paul JezzardSwindon-based specialist staffing and recruiting company Outsource UK has appointed Paul Jezzard as its new chief financial officer.

Paul's appointment follows over 10 years in the recruitment industry as a qualified accountant.

He started his finance career at Summit Therapeutics before moving to join Capita Resourcing where he spent 8 years in a variety of senior roles.

Paul holds a wealth of experience in M&A activity and more recently successfully secured private equity funding to lead an MBO and divestment of the Education, Social Care and Healthcare resourcing divisions from Capita plc. The business successfully sold in October 2018.

Outsource UK, based at Firefly Avenue, is one of the largest technology, change, and engineering staffing teams in the UK. Last year it reported its fifth year of consecutive growth.

“I am excited to join Outsource UK at this stage in the company’s evolution," said Paul.

"I am relishing the opportunity to work alongside Nick Dettmar (CEO) to help Outsource UK to continue to grow.

"The company’s strategy is one that I fully support and it is really encouraging that the company remains committed to investing in its people and service proposition.”