Meet the team

On Target Recruitment is now recognised as one of the UK's leading specialist recruitment agencies, with the business having grown significantly since its creation in 1994.

At On Target, we specialise in sales, technical and commercial jobs in the Engineering, Construction, Medical and Business Solutions sectors, enabling our consultants to become experts in their market sector. We place all levels of personnel, up to Director across the UK and internationally.

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Meet the team

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  • Steve Oldroyd
    Steve Oldroyd

    Co Founder & Chairman

    Steve Oldroyd

    Steve Oldroyd

    Co Founder & Chairman

    Steve set up On Target in 1994, having had a long career in recruitment. Since 2008, when he bought out his business partner, Steve has set about rebranding and expanding the business, firmly establishing On Target as a sector specialist covering a wide variety of roles, and now employing over 30 staff.

    Steve spends his spare time with his Clare his wife walking in the Surrey Hills and is also a keen cyclist, both on the road and mountain biking.. However, time is short, following the birth of two grandchildren within two weeks of each other in 2014 and another in 2016!

  • Darren Wrigley
    Darren Wrigley

    Managing Director

    Darren Wrigley

    Darren Wrigley

    Managing Director

    Darren joined On Target in June 2001 as a Business Development Executive in the Engineering sector when there was only a team of two. He quickly progressed into a Consultant role and from there became a Managing Consultant.

    In January 2009, Darren became Sales Director, having worked in every sector in the company. In January 2010, Darren joined the Board. He was responsible for the launch of the Medical sector in 2012, and the amalgamation of the Commercial and Industrial sectors in 2016. He overseas the Electrical and Electronic team as well as working specifically in a coaching role with new Consultants. In April 2018, he was appointed MD.

    On Target is delighted to announce the promotion of Darren Wrigley to the role of Managing Director. Darren joined the business in 2001 and has worked his way up from a junior Business Development role to the position of Sales Director which he has been doing for the last 8 years. Darren’s appointment is effective from 1st April 2018.

    Outside of work, Darren is a serious foodie. He also enjoys travelling and rugby.

  • Lisa Spiteri
    Lisa Spiteri

    Director, Construction

    Lisa Spiteri

    Lisa Spiteri

    Director, Construction

    Lisa has worked at On Target since December 2000. Originally joining as a Consultant in the Construction sector, she is a multiple winner of the Performer of the Year award and is our all-time top biller. Lisa has managed the team's most important accounts as a Major Account Manager and was promoted to the position of Managing Consultant of the Construction sector in June 2011. In April 2012, Lisa was appointed Director, Construction Sector and joined the Board in November 2012.

    Lisa works just as hard outside of the company. She will often head straight off to deal with PTA matters at her children’s primary school, and she is also very active within a charity that is close to her heart. And she still finds time to fit in as many holidays as possible each year!

  • Justin Webb
    Justin Webb

    Director, Building Services & Training

    Justin Webb

    Justin Webb

    Director, Building Services & Training

    Justin joined On Target in March 2003 as a Business Development Executive in our former Business Solutions sector. He left the company, but was quickly tempted back into a Senior Consultant role in the Engineering sector. He won the 2009 Performer of the Year award, and was promoted to Managing Consultant, Mechanical and Industrial teams in April 2012.

    Justin joined the Board in November 2012 to take up the Director, Business Development role and was responsible for winning new major account business across all the sectors as well as recruiting, training and developing the Business Development team.

    With effect from January 2018, Justin has been appointed Director, Building Services, to add to his training responsibilities.

    In his spare time, Justin plays squash to a high standard, sails and supports Portsmouth FC. We are proud to share with you that we have a London 2017 Triathlon finisher amongst us. Justin completed this challenging race in 2 hours and 52 minutes!

  • Maria Shadrake
    Maria Shadrake

    Administrator

    Maria Shadrake

    Maria Shadrake

    Administrator

    020 8397 4114 marias@otrsales.co.uk

    Maria joined the support team in 2014 working part-time, as the business grew at a rapid rate and manages the entire company advertising budget, as well as doing the internal recruiting, and all administration work. She brings a winning smile to the company!

    Outside work, she leads a busy life, with 2 young children and a hectic daily social life!

  • Katy Pamboulos
    Katy Pamboulos

    Office Manager

    Katy Pamboulos

    Katy Pamboulos

    Office Manager

    020 8397 4114 katyp@otrsales.co.uk

    Katy is our office manager. Cool under pressure, as On Target has expanded, Katy has developed the necessary skills to help us manage the office and maintain high standards.

    Katy also finds time to work with a local charity, and in her spare time enjoys good food, fine wine and travelling...particularly on cruise ships.

  • David Gray
    David Gray

    Divisional Manager

    David Gray

    David Gray

    Divisional Manager

    David joined us in November 2003 and has played a leading role in On Target’s expansion ever since. David started his career within the Business Solutions sector and recognised that within the customer base a number of Medical clients that represented an opportunity for further growth. He became a founder member of the Medical sector and was a leading light in establishing it back in 2011. In recognition of his efforts, he was promoted to Managing Consultant in July 2014, leading the Medical team as it grows even further. During 2016, Medical has added more clients and staff and David now holds the title of Divisional Manager.

    David enjoys rugby league and photography in equal measure. He is also one of the fittest members of the team, regularly running to and from work in all weathers – a very impressive 5 miles each way!

  • Bjorn Kjelstrup-Johnson
    Bjorn Kjelstrup-Johnson

    Divisional Manager

    Bjorn Kjelstrup-Johnson

    Bjorn Kjelstrup-Johnson

    Divisional Manager

    020 8397 4114 bjorn@otrsales.co.uk

    Bjorn’s superb track record in commercial businesses and customer-facing experience enabled him to embrace his original role as Business Development Executive in the Mechanical team, growing the client base as the team expanded. He narrowly missed out on the 2013 Performer of the Year award with some excellent new business wins.
    During 2014 Bjorn continued his success by moving into a Consultant role and in 2015 was promoted to Senior Consultant. At the beginning of 2016, Bjorn was promoted to Managing Consultant, across the whole Mechanical Engineering Team, and is now Divisional manager of that team.

    Bjorn is a keen runner and swimmer, but his most impressive sporting achievement (perhaps) is his ability to walk 100 metres on his hands – with only the aid of a pint or two, purely for the purposes of careful preparation!

  • Guy Marshall
    Guy Marshall

    Divisional Manager

    Guy Marshall

    Guy Marshall

    Divisional Manager

    Guy joined On Target in January 2011 as a Consultant, as part of the expansion of the Mechanical and Industrial teams. A graduate with an excellent academic background, Guy quickly demonstrated great business development skills and strong sales ability. Following his role as Consultant in the Industrial team, he continued to build upon his early successes culminating in a promotion to Senior Consultant with effect from January 2015.

    Together with Darren Wrigley, Sales Director, Guy led the amalgamation of the Commercial and Industrial niches and now heads up that whole sector, being promoted to Managing Consultant in January 2017. He is now Divisional Manager, Commercial and Industrial Solutions.

    A talented golfer, playing to a handicap of six, when his young daughter allows it, Guy spends much of his spare time on the fairways of Walton Heath. During the week he cycles to work – it’s the perfect excuse to indulge at the weekends.

  • Matt Wilson
    Matt Wilson

    Key Account Manager

    Matt Wilson

    Matt Wilson

    Key Account Manager

    A founder member of the Power niche, within On Target’s Engineering sector, Matt graduated in June 2011 and has pursued a variety of roles before settling on a career in recruitment.

    Promoted in 2016 to a Senior Consultant role, Matt has added aspects of the wider Electrical & Electronic sector to his porfolio. In January 2018, Matt took up a new role at On Target, that of Key Account Manager.

    Outside work, Matt boasts a Martial Arts Black Belt and has run the 100m in 11 seconds!

  • Karryn Bickell
    Karryn Bickell

    Senior Consultant

    Karryn Bickell

    Karryn Bickell

    Senior Consultant

    Having gained a wealth of sales and customer service experience in the travel and leisure industries, Karryn brought her skills to strengthen our Construction sector. More recently, Karryn moved into the recruitment environment, and following a successful period as a Consultant now manages a portfolio of key accounts as a Senior Consultant.

    Karryn has a genuine passion for life and makes the most of every day. Her social calendar is jam-packed, spending most of her spare time with friends and family, holidaying abroad and keeping fit.

  • Adrien Duggal
    Adrien Duggal

    Consultant

    Adrien Duggal

    Adrien Duggal

    Consultant

    Adrien, who was our 2006 Performer of the Year, has accumulated vast experience across a variety of sectors within On Target. He played a significant part in the creation of our Industrial team, continuing to take the team into new markets.

    Having focused on the expansion of the client base as a Business Development Manager, Adrien moved to a Consultant role in 2015 taking responsibility for some of the team's most valuable accounts. He is now a senior member of the newly amalgamated Commercial & Industrial Solutions sector.

    A keen footballer in his spare time, Adrien is also quite the ‘chef’, and enjoys experimenting with dishes to give them a Spanish twist.

  • Tim Williams
    Tim Williams

    Consultant

    Tim Williams

    Tim Williams

    Consultant

    Tim joined On Target in September 2011, bringing with him good experience in engineering sales and customer service. Starting out as a Business Development Executive in our Automation team, Tim quickly progressed into a Consultant role, managing one of our most important client relationships.

    Tim has now taken on a wider brief across Electrical & Electronic Engineering sector.

    Outside work, he is an avid sports fan – particularly Newcastle United FC and Durham County Cricket Club. He enjoys travelling the world, music and festivals.

  • Ben Saxon
    Ben Saxon

    Consultant

    Ben Saxon

    Ben Saxon

    Consultant

    020 8397 4114 bens@otrsales.co.uk

    Ben is a Consultant in our Medical & Scientific Sector. His background is sales through and through, within both lettings agency and recruitment experience under his belt at a young age.

    As a qualified ski instructor, Ben can clearly help "thrill" seekers as well as "job seekers!"

  • James Manning
    James Manning

    Consultant

    James Manning

    James Manning

    Consultant

    020 8397 4114 jamesm@otrsales.co.uk

    James started his working life in car sales, before a brief spell in recruitment. Following a number of years in conference sales, James joined our expanding HVAC team as Business Development Executive. He moved into a Consultant role in the wider Building Services sector in July 2017 and manages some of the sectors biggest clients.

    With a young daughter, he now finds limited time for his keen interests in football, kickboxing, cinema, traveling and music.

  • Sarah Dimmock
    Sarah Dimmock

    Consultant

    Sarah Dimmock

    Sarah Dimmock

    Consultant

    Sarah joined us in 2014 as a Resourcing Consultant in our Building Products team, having graduated in Photography. In 2016, she gained promotion to Consultant in our wider Construction sector.

    Outside of work, Sarah is a keep fit freak, spinning at the local gym at a very early hour of the day!

  • Thaleba Uddin
    Thaleba Uddin

    Consultant

    Thaleba Uddin

    Thaleba Uddin

    Consultant

    Having graduated in Business and Marketing, achieving a 2:1 with several distinctions on various modules, Thaleba helped run the family business, before moving into property lettings management. Having made a success of that, she has taken on the role of Resourcing Consultant in our Mechanical Engineering team, sourcing candidates for sales, technical and commercial roles. In January 2018 after a record year, Thaleba was promoted to Consultant and manages some of the teams most important clients.

    Outside work, Thaleba is a make-up artist for fashion shoots and the bridal industry.

  • Chris Comley
    Chris Comley

    Senior Resourcer

    Chris Comley

    Chris Comley

    Senior Resourcer

    A new addition in 2014 to the Interiors team, within our Construction sector, Chris has joined as a Resourcing Consultant to increase our efforts to source candidates in this busy market. Now a Senior Resourcer, Chris continues to work across the sectors wide customer base and manages a small number of clients as well.

    With a wide ranging background in general management, sales, recruitment and customer service, Chris brings a wealth of experience upon which to draw.

  • Rio Barclay
    Rio Barclay

    Senior Resourcer

    Rio Barclay

    Rio Barclay

    Senior Resourcer

    020 8397 4114 riob@otrsales.co.uk

    Having relocated from Northern Ireland to follow her passion for dance and drama by way of Kingston University, Rio has joined our expanding Medical & Scientific Sector as we look to double its size in 2016.

    As a Senior Resourcer , Rio is searching for sales people at all levels, within the medical devices and pharmaceutical markets Europewide and dealing with some of the largest and most innovative manufacturers in the world.

    Rio Barclay from our Medical team capped an excellent month for both herself and her team in April, as demand for Medical sales professionals continued to rise. The whole team will soon be enjoying dinner out in celebration!

  • Oscar Ferydooni
    Oscar Ferydooni

    Resourcer

    Oscar Ferydooni

    Oscar Ferydooni

    Resourcer

    020 8397 4114 oscarf@otrsales.co.uk

    Oscar joined our Building Services sector in October 2017. Oscar is a young guy, well educated and with some work experience in recruitment.

    He is interested in health and well being, plays football and is interested in IT programming.

  • Nick Boan
    Nick Boan

    National Business Development Manager

    Nick Boan

    Nick Boan

    National Business Development Manager

    Having joined On Target in July 2013, Nick has played a vital role in the expansion of our Medical & Scientific sector.

    With an extensive and successful business development track record in a variety of markets, Nick has brought on board some significant new medical & scientific clients, with a multinational presence. He won our coveted 'Performer of the Year' award in 2014, culminating in his promotion to Business Development Manager from 2015. Nick continues to be the focal point of the Medical & Scientific sector's further expansion whilst achieving "Performer of the Year" in 2016 and 2017 to make it 3 awards in 4 years, culminating is his promotion to National Business Development Manager in January 2018.

    At home Nick has now had another child to add to his growing family and aside of occasionally riding his bike to work, he insists he has no other spare time on his hands!

  • Jordan Nylander
    Jordan Nylander

    Business Development Executive

    Jordan Nylander

    Jordan Nylander

    Business Development Executive

    020 8397 4114 jordann@otrsales.co.uk

    Jordan joined On Target in February 2017 as Resourcer in the Mechanical Engineering sector. Having had a great education, he came from a background in public sector recruitment following a successful retail career. In January 2018 he was appointed Business Development Executive for the team.

    Jordan is very sociable guy and travels as much as he can. He is a massive fan of TV box sets and movies. You will also find him playing FIFA 18 on the PlayStation!

  • Dylan Lallier
    Dylan Lallier

    Business Development Executive

    Dylan Lallier

    Dylan Lallier

    Business Development Executive

    0208 397 4114 dylanl@otrsales.co.uk

    Having joined On Target in January 2017 as Business Development Executive in the Electrical & Electronic sector, Dylan came from a recruitment background within the Education system and is an ex PE Teacher bringing excellent organisational skills and relationship building qualities.

    Dylan has a massive passion for sports where he was an academy player for Queens Park Rangers and has played at first team level as a semi-professional. Dylan is a huge family person and enjoys spending his spare time in the kitchen cooking for friends and family. Dylan is a huge Chelsea FC supporter.

  • Kirby Eyre
    Kirby Eyre

    Business Development Executive

    Kirby Eyre

    Kirby Eyre

    Business Development Executive

    0208 397 4114 kirbye@otrsales.co.uk

    Kirby has a sales background in Estate Agency and Broking. When not at work you can either find Kirby at home in the garden or exploring new villages and towns up and down the country.

    Kirby likes to refer to himself as the ‘Christopher Columbus’ of Epsom – time well spent overseas working and travelling South East Asia and parts of Europe has helped him gain knowledge and skills in networking.

  • Amanda Ellis
    Amanda Ellis

    Business Development Executive

    Amanda Ellis

    Amanda Ellis

    Business Development Executive

    0208 397 4114 amandae@otrsales.co.uk

    Amanda started her career in HR and payroll and worked in various industries. With an extensive track record supporting management teams in all aspects of HR and payroll. Later on in her career she had a successful period as a Estate Agent and played a significant part in her ensuring her branch hit monthly targets. Resulting in Amanda being number one in her branch and area in mortgage sales and appointments.

    Busy mum of 2 children, most of my spare time is spent ferrying my youngest child around from one sports activity to the next. When I do get time I love to socialise with friends and family eating and drinking good food and wine with great company.