Mark de Lacy
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Mark de Lacy

Sales Director

Having joined Highams in 1990 as a recruiter of IT professionals specialising in the Life and Pensions sector, Mark was responsible for the development of a wide range of major blue chip clients. As Sales Director Mark is hands-on in his approach to clients and candidates alike, keeping abreast of all new regulatory change, sector skills and industry trends.

Karen Thibeault
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Karen Thibeault

Managing Director

After joining Highams in 2007 as a Business Studies graduate, Karen started her career within resourcing before progressing to Operations Manager and now her current role of Managing Director.

Denise Morris
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Denise Morris

Insurance Practice Lead - Strategic Accounts

For over 20 years Denise has been a leading General Insurance consultant and has serviced and retained a number of well-known blue chip insurance sector clients. Denise provides a strong network of industry professionals allied to unrivalled Insurance sector knowledge.

Rupert Morton
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Rupert Morton

Wealth Management Practice Lead

An economics graduate, Rupert joined Highams in 2011 to expand the Wealth Management division, bringing his professional knowledge and quality in service levels to Highams clients. Rupert is responsible for leading the Wealth Management team and drives exceptional delivery and work standards for both clients and candidates.

Susanne Castle
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Susanne Castle

Insurance Account Development Manager

During Susanne’s 23 years with Highams, Susanne has worked with a range of leading Insurance & Software providers, Underwriters and Brokers, forging long term business relationships with a comprehensive network of Insurance industry professionals. Susanne recruits both permanent and contract roles across Business and Technology Transformation Programmes.

Susan Browne
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Susan Browne

Life & Pensions Account Development Manager

Susan is an experienced Account Development Manager with over 18 years’ experience at Highams specialising predominantly in the Life & Pensions industry. Susan has a strong background in recruitment of both contract and permanent roles; such as Project/Programme Managers, Business Analysts, Systems Analysts, Test Analysts, PMO and Pension Analysts.

Charlie Holt-Staplehurst
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Charlie Holt-Staplehurst

Insurance Practice Specialist

Charlie joined Highams in January 2016 to focus on Business Analyst and Project Management appointments within the Lloyd's of London Market. Charlie has enjoyed nearly 10 years in the recruitment industry, seeing consistent success in all of her niches in both consultancy and in-house roles. Having worked for both the client direct and as a consultant, Charlie knows first-hand the day-to-day struggles hiring managers face, which makes her your perfect recruitment partner.

Claire Weller

Claire Weller

Accounts Assistant

Reaching over 10 years with Highams, Claire joined the team in 2006 and is a part-time Accounts Assistant. Forming part of the finance team, Claire is tasked with assisting accounts and contractor payments for the company.

Natasha Eyles

Natasha Eyles

Sales and Operations Administrator

Natasha joined Highams in 2004 forming part of the Business Support unit, quickly becoming a dedicated and efficient member of the team. Now operating as the Sales & Operations Administrator, Natasha oversees the requirements of the Sales & Ops team as well as contract administration, IT & database support.