Meet the Team

Roy O'Brien

Business Development Director

30 years in recruitment and not much he hasn't seen or worked on so we count on him for his knowledge and direction.  A dedicated famliy man, In his spare time he loves paragliding, rugby, motorbikes, skiing and walking his Gordon Setter dogs.

David Gadd

Cyber Security, IT & Emerg Tech

30+ years technology recruitment UK and Canada. David thrives in finding the very best opportunities for clients & candidates, as well as connecting professionals through his extensive Cyber Security & Emerg Tech global network.

Rob Williams


Rob is a co-founder of Proxime and specialises in executive-level searches, delivering assignments across the UK, Europe and globally.  He loves two wheels – motorised and pedal-powered – and has competed in triathlon events and motorcycle races.

We Want You

Lets talk!

Do you want to join a team with over 100 years experience in the field? Are you looking for a position in small but energetic consultancy with an amazing work ethic. If the answer is yes, then great! Give us a call and say hi! Speak soon...


Melanie Burns

Resourcing Manager

15+ years heading up our resourcing solutions team, it's Mel's job to find the Unicorns you need to keep business moving as usual. In her spare time, she loves shopping with her friends and family and the occasional glass of bubbles or two!

Jonny Corps


Bringing over 20 years customer liason experience Jonny is part of the tenacious resourcing team, scouring the world for the right skills and quality candidates for your assignments. He also loves mud runs, painting miniatures, board gaming and Netflix.

Ally Brown


She won't admit to how many years experience in recruitment! She loves interior design and expensive handbags.  She is also pretty good at finding ecommerce and development talent for your teams.


Office Dog!

Alfie, the elder statesman of Proxime.

Many years of experience and just loves to meet new candidates and clients.