Chief Executive Officer
Rob has over 10 years experience in international recruitment within New Media, IT and iGaming. Having spent his early career with foreign exchange brokers ICAP, Rob moved into recruitment in early 1998 and with the market leading IT Recruiters Computer People.
He was headhunted into the position of Head of Technical New Media at Mortimer Charles Recruitment in 2000 before moving on to a Director position at LBHR International in 2001. At the end of 2001, Rob formed Pentasia as a Director with business partner Bruce Gamble.
In his present position of CEO for the Pentasia Group of companies, Rob is responsible for the strategic commercial direction of the company and its overall operational structure worldwide.
Direct: +44 (0)1737 785 970
- Rob Dowling - Chief Executive Officer
Head of UK, Ireland & Gibraltar
Alastair joined Pentasia in November 2014 to lead & manage the operations for UK, Ireland, Gibraltar & Executive Search.
He is an experienced senior sales and recruitment leader within the recruitment & professional services industry, with 18 years managing large single or multi-locations, teams and individuals across many sectors. Highly skilled in temporary, permanent & executive search recruitment within SME, large corporate and local/central government accounts, with an excellent understanding of RPO/MSP.
A track record of growing & delivering high consistent levels of revenue and gross profit through strong strategic leadership, effective people management, a passion for results, emphasis on new business development, excellent customer account management & consistent coaching/training
Direct: +44 (0)1737 785 988
Mobile: +44(0) 7740 091 110
- Alastair Cleland - Head of UK, Ireland & Gibraltar
Head of European Delivery
Cara joined Pentasia in January 2008 and became Head of European Delivery in 2014 to focus on driving Pentasia’s market leading delivery efforts to European clients. Cara manages and monitors client Service Level Agreements to ensure optimal performance from Pentasia’s delivery teams. She is also responsible for the development and improvement of client relationships where Pentasia works on a client Preferred Supplier List. Cara manages a team of experienced consultants across Pentasia’s network of European offices.
Direct: +44 (0)1737 785 993
Mobile: +44 (0)7734 245 647
- Cara Kerr - Head of European Delivery
Russ joined Pentasia in April 2015 and brings with him over 17 years recruitment experience, mostly within Technology. Russ works within the IT team and is responsible for building Pentasia’s profile in all technical fields from both a permanent and contract perspective.
Tel: +44(0)1737 788 851
- Russell Davis - Senior Consultant
Sam joined Pentasia in February 2015, he is responsible for IT recruitment across the UK and aims to grow Pentasia’s presence within the IT field, adding value to both clients and candidates.
Sam prides himself on being approachable, honest and transparent, please feel free to contact him for an insight into the industry.
Direct: +44 (0)1737 785 990
- Sam Willows-Pierce - Consultant, IT
Steve joined Pentasia in March 2014 following a successful 10+ years career in recruitment within IT and emerging markets. Steve manages both Pentasia Payments division and recruits mid-level to senior professionals for Business Development & Account Management positions across B2B & B2C iGaming clients.
Direct: +44 (0) 1737 785 983
- Steve Kirk - Principal Consultant
Having worked in sales environments for over 6 years, I offer 4 years of direct recruitment experience within niche markets especially IT. I feel it’s important to learn as much as you can about your candidates and clients to ensure that the right person is placed within the right company.
Direct: 01737 785982
- Anton Sullivan - Consultant
I have joined Pentasia as a Resourcer in the IT team to help source strong, quality candidates within the iGaming and Gambling industry. I believe with my young and energetic attitude, along with my experience in both consultative and sales roles I will help bring the Technology team forward.
Direct: +44 (0)1737 785 989
- Benni Belotti - Resourcer, IT