Co-founder of RedRock, Dean has day-to-day responsibility for the overall financial and operational performance of the business. Before establishing RedRock, Dean was Managing Director of Sapphire Technologies Australasia where he also held an executive board position with the industry body, ITCRA. Prior to this, he was a Managing Director at MVM Recruitment and part of the management team that negotiated the successful sale of the business to the Randstad Group (formerly Vedior).
Director and co-founder of RedRock Consulting, Darren provides expert consultancy and managed professional services to support clients in delivering excellence within their digital transformation journeys. With over 25 years’ experience in the technology sector, he possesses an intricate knowledge of this market along with the key people within it.
Director and co-founder of RedRock Consulting, Ben is focused on ensuring that the company is a market leader in the provision of optimal support for digital transformation services. With a proven track record of developing successful organisations, Ben has been instrumental in developing new business opportunities and securing customer relationships throughout his career. He is responsible for business development, growth and success of RedRock’s clients.
A highly experienced Director in our recruitment division, Gary oversees the placement of high calibre permanent and contract candidates in roles in the IT, Telecoms, Financial and Retail sectors throughout the UK, focusing on maintaining our drive towards the highest levels of service delivery. Prior to joining RedRock, Gary was a Director and subsequently Managing Director of MVM Recruitment, now part of the Randstand Group (formerly Vedior) and offers over 30 years of experience.
Director, and co-founder of RedRock Consulting, Brendan has 25 years’ experience sourcing the very best IT personnel for both blue-chip organisations and SMEs throughout the UK. As well as supporting these business partners, he has worked closely with the other directors (for over 15 years) in helping to recruit and develop RedRock’s internal teams. He heads up our recruitment division and is always keen to speak to anyone considering a career in recruitment.
As Delivery Director, Ben leads all aspects of delivery for RedRock’s Managed Professional Services (MPS) division. As the RedRock MPS portfolio continues to diversify and grow, Ben is responsible for scaling RedRock’s delivery capability to mature and evolve our delivery offering. Prior to joining RedRock, Ben was delivering technology solutions and business change for a global financial services organisation, including stints in Australia and the USA, supporting a diverse set of clients within the Fortune500 and across the broader financial services sector.
Luke joined RedRock as a graduate and rapidly established himself within the business. Luke now leads our core recruitment business and provides continual strategic support towards the development of our client attraction activities. With a particular strength in developing and managing our people, Luke plays a vital role in our graduate intake initiatives to enable us to scale the team as RedRock continues to grow whilst staying close to the day to day service we provide to our recruitment clients.
As Head of Business Development, Nick is responsible for delivering against the sales strategy for RedRock’s Digital, Data and Technology Managed Professional Services division. With over 15 years of experience in sales within technology, Nick has extensive public and private sector market knowledge and possesses strong expertise in working with C-level stakeholders to obtain buy-in for all RedRock has to offer.
As Head of Finance, Dee oversees all finance and back office operations at RedRock across all business divisions. A graduate in Accounting & Finance, Dee joined RedRock in 2009 and implemented the Finance function that included robust controls to support the accuracy of month and year end reporting to the board of Directors. In addition, Dee works closely with RedRock’s Delivery Managers in the reporting of multiple project finances to the MPS board and its stakeholders.
John is Technical Director for managed professional services with responsibility for the creation and delivery of transformation projects. A commercially-focused executive with 33 years’ experience in the IT services sector, he has an enviable record of leading successful software development and information security teams, and practical experience across all aspects of the software development lifecycle. Prior to this, John was Chief Operating Officer at IPL before working at the University of Bath Innovation Centre providing mentoring support to early stage start-ups.
As Technical Director, James oversees the technical delivery of our business transformation teams. Prior to this, James has worked with a broad range of clients across civil government, defence, transport and finance. These include NATS, Highways Agency, Audit Commission, NHS, Thales, Atkins, Mouchel, Ultra Electronics, Imperial Tobacco, Nationwide, Zurich, Endsleigh, St James’s Place, Teachers Assurance, Lockheed Martin and BP. He has also worked closely with strategic technology partners including Microsoft, IBM and Jaspersoft.