Meet the Team

Meet our Senior Management team, each person as well as a Recruitment Desk takes on a area of Responsibility within the business

Our Senior Team

Rick Ashton


Rick went to Sheffield Hallum University to study a Hospitality & International Management Degree in 1997. Following his Degree is worked for Thistle & Devere Hotels and went into Recruitment in 2004. In 2007 Rick founded HtE Recruitment. Over the past 15 years, he has grown the company into a multi sector business.


Recruitment Delivery Lead 

Ryan started with the business in 2013 as a Apprentice and has worked his way around our divisions. He is now Recruitment Delivery Lead and is responsible for the Strategy of how we deliver our Recruitment solutions. Ryan is also involved in training new starters.


Recruitment Associate Director 

Dan has been with HtE Recruitment since 2015 (apart from a 2 month gap in 2018, when he worked for another Agency and then returned). Dan has worked in various divisions and has been involved in setting up a number of new desks. Dan is our Recruitment  Associate Director and is responsible for the Process our team take to deliver our Recruitment Solutions for our clients & ensuring the day to day matching and Recruitment processes are followed. Dan also works on the Logistics Division. This role involves the training others in the matching process, to source talent for our clients.

Our Team supporting clients across the UK

Our team are currently supporting clients across the UK in finding talent. Working across Logistics & Supply Chain, FMCG, Sales, Hospitality & Catering, IT & Digital. Our team of Recruitment Partners are not just a supplier to your business, we partner with you to source Talent to join your Team.
Our Recruitment Partners are currently working in many areas including Manchester, York, Warrington, London, Felixstowe, Preston, Leeds, Crewe, Bath, Bristol, Ipswich, Newcastle, Southampton and many other parts of the UK.
Due to massive growth in our Logistics division last year, In 2021 we are expanding our Logistics Recruitment team. If you are looking to join a Recruitment Agency that invests in the team & has regular times to come as a team to all share ideas,  please contact Rick. We really believe that all the team has a say and be part of the journey. Our Recruitment Partners (Recruitment Consultants) are not just a Employee, they are part of the journey. 

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