Meet our team

Meet and connect with the people who make Gerrell & Hard the business it is, and learn more about their specialist areas.

David Watts

David Watts

Principal Consultant
10 years and 9 months of service

Dave fulfils assignments in marine, electronics, manufacturing, high-end audio and more, sourcing the best talent for the design and manufacture of almost any technology and sector.

Gemma Feist

Gemma Feist

Principal Consultant
11 years and 0 months of service

Gemma supports clients with full-lifecycle recruitment in any technical design and manufacture skillset for marine, consumer electronics and other markets. She recruits for a host of functions including technical, build, quality and test, procurement, purchasing and HR.

Joanne Brown

Joanne Brown

Accounts Administrator
10 years and 2 months of service

Jo plays a critical role in our smooth business performance behind the scenes. With an eye for detail and passion for accuracy she takes care of operational and accounting administration alongside our contractor payroll processes.

Joel Hard

Joel Hard

Head of Operations & Co-Founder
13 years and 3 months of service

Joel is responsible for the day to day management of our operations, team and suppliers, and for developing and overseeing our long-term business plan. He is our chief strategist and, dare we say it, visionary, ensuring we continue to evolve in all the right ways.

Jonathan Webb

Jonathan Webb

Senior Consultant
11 years and 6 months of service

Jonathan manages some of our key accounts within the Automotive Engineering market. He provides full-process contract and permanent recruitment for OEMs, Tier 1 suppliers and consultancies, hiring for skillsets including design and manufacture.

Nick Gerrell

Nick Gerrell

Principal Consultant & Co-Founder
13 years and 3 months of service

Nick is heavily involved in business development and works with the majority of our automotive accounts. Still (and always) a hands-on recruiter, he leads from the front – but as a mentor and exemplar, rather than a task-setter. That’s how we do it!

Nick Green

Nick Green

Senior Consultant
11 years and 9 months of service

Nick is a full-process consultant and recruits within the automotive and motorsport markets, hiring for OEMs, Tier 1 supplies and consultancies. He regularly fills vacancies for Quality, Mechanical Design, Electrical, Battery Design and Stores & Logistics roles.

Paris Williams

Paris Williams

Consultant
8 years and 9 months of service

Paris supports the G&H consultants with their requirements, speaking to candidates and resourcing the best individuals for client vacancies. She also works her own roles as well as managing several clients.

Simon Davey

Simon Davey

Principal Consultant
12 years and 6 months of service

Simon manages a number of key automotive and related accounts and is responsible for recruitment assignments from graduate engineers to engineering managers across a number of technical and OEM disciplines.

Want to join our team?

Want to join our team?

Our outstanding recruiters enjoy doing their jobs with autonomy and freedom. We intentionally keep our team small but perfectly-formed, which gives us the responsiveness we need to provide a service we can be proud of. We rarely seek new employees, but if you think you can offer something exceptional, you’re welcome to get in touch.