Mark Thomas joins Eames as business opens new regional office in Reading

We are delighted to announce the appointment ofMark Thomasas regional director to lead our newly opened office in Reading. 

Formerly Managing Director of The People Network, Mark joins Eames with 10+ years’ experience in the recruitment market, specifically in the insurance and wider financial services sector.

Leveraging Mark’s personal expertise in technology, the initial focus of our Reading office will be on mid-to-senior roles across technology and change management; a key area of growth for Eames and a market of which we already have a strong reputation in London.

Of the new office location, CEO Guy Day shared:

“UK regional development has been part of our visionand is a natural step for the company as we look to further support our clients outside of London. 

The new office in Reading will complement our presence in the City and we expect to quickly leverage existing client relationships across the insurance and wider financial services sector for the benefit in the west, south and south west of England.  

This will be a new revenue stream for Eames; reinforcing our commitment to expansion and further fuelling our ambitious revenue growth goals.”

Of his appointment, Mark Thomas shared:

“The technology sector has been a specialisation Eames has earmarked for growth and further investment and I am delighted to join the team to spearhead our regional UK offering.

The first-class brand that Eames holds within the insurance and financial services sectors presents an incredible opportunity to impact the ongoing technology developments and challenges affecting IT leaders in the space.

I am looking forward to working alongside the team in London as we look to further expand our capabilities with clients across the UK.”

Mark will also play a key role in attracting top recruitment talent into the team and will be actively hiring across the technology specialisation.