Tuesday 3rd April 2017
Leading London support recruiter Sidekicks has today formally announced the appointment of its new Managing Director.
Katie Booth brings with her 22 years of experience and an extremely strong leadership background within the recruitment industry.
Following 11 years with Crone Corkill, Katie was appointed Global Head of Training & Development at Spencer Ogden, with responsibility for recruiting, managing and developing a team of international training professionals, operating across 16 global offices.
Katie’s corporate recruitment experience, coupled with her success in coaching leadership teams within recruitment industry SMEs, gives her a unique insight into both the challenges and opportunities faced by recruitment businesses in the current economic climate.
“I am absolutely delighted to have Katie join the Board of Sidekicks as Managing Director” commented Jessica Williams, founder of Sidekicks. “Since joining us as Interim Director of Operations in 2016, Katie has proven herself an exceptional leader and added significant value to our offering in the marketplace.
“Katie is a passionate advocate in the industry for delivering consistently exceptional levels of service with an unwaveringly ethical approach: something that sits excellently with Sidekicks’ ethos”.
Sidekicks also announced the decision to move its London office to WeWork, with an Easter occupation of a dedicated space at the coworking group’s flagship new Cursitor Building at Chancery Lane.
Katie Booth commented: “I am thrilled to join to Sidekicks as Managing Director. This is an enormously exciting time for the business, and I am very much looking forward to growing the business whilst maintaining the absolute commitment to quality which has allowed Sidekicks to become such a force to be reckoned with within our market. The move to WeWork will help support our significant growth plans for this year, and marks the beginning a very exciting new chapter for Sidekicks.”