Chris Jones - Director

With over 15 years’ recruitment experience, Chris is a passionate about providing an excellent service and building long-term relationships. He ensures that the team have the right tools and resources to perform to the highest standards and is hands on in recruiting for HR roles across our client base. He is a firm believer in rewarding/incentivising our Consultants and ensures that our employees’ hard work is recognised by taking the team out for quarterly outings. Chris has 3 children and is heavily involved in their sporting activities whilst playing as much sport himself as possible. When he’s not in the office you’ll find Chris on the golf course desperately trying to lower his handicap!


Kate Miller - Office / HR Manager

With over 20 years recruitment experience, Kate is the ‘go to’ person for our team. With her wealth of knowledge in both local markets and both temporary and permanent recruitment, she is always happy to provide advice and guidance. She is passionate about working here and loves the fact we are an open and honest agency, which is central to her beliefs. Outside of work her time is taken up with running as well as running around after two active teenagers!


Bobby Collins - Manager – Temporary Division

Bobby has been with us for 5 years now. He started with us with no recruitment experience as a resourcer and learned the ropes, with hard work and determination has worked his way up to a management position. He’s a big Chelsea Fan so loves a bit of football banter here in the office. He also love planning dates, holidays and trips for his family. And is kept very busy in any spare time he gets by his son Arlo and Bassett Hound Otis.

“I absolutely love my job and the genuine buzz I get from helping people get into a new job they’ll love too”


Sophie Ford - Consultant – Human Resources

Sophie comes to us with a strong customer support and sales background and while is new to recruitment, is a real people person and experienced in working in a busy team. Outside of work, she loves to travel and is a real foodie – making her own pasta from scratch is real dedication! She also plays netball in a weekend league with a local team, and is known to occasionally take on a game with a sore head (from too many Aperols the night before!).


Alex Ellis - Consultant - Accountancy & Finance

Alex is an experienced consultant, and this shows in her being a real people person, who builds great long term relationships with our clients and candidates. She has been working with us for 6 years now and after returning from Maternity Leave, has joined our successful Accountancy and Finance Division looking after Temp and Perm staff.

Outside of work she has a secret Coin collection (very mysterious) which is still going strong. She’s hoping her little girl will eventually take over with the collecting! She has ambitions to begin travelling again with her young family. Aside from that, she’s kept busy with soft plays, play groups and regular trips to the farm with her 2 year old.


Amy Whittingham - Recruitment Consultant

Amy comes to us fresh from completing her Marketing degree. She’s a strong people person and enjoys working within a busy team so she is perfect for our growing business. She’s a big fan of festivals and has been a regular at Reading for the last few years. She also loves an exotic holiday and socialising with her friends at the pub where she can be found, sipping a Gin or two.


Sophie Clarke - Senior Consultant

Sophie has over 10 years experience in recruitment with strong local knowledge. She takes pride in building strong relationships with both candidates and clients, ensuring she finds the best fit for everyone. She’s a passionate football fan (a season ticket holder at Watford FC) and enjoys socialising with friends, going to festivals and gigs. Since she’s also a Mum, her favourite thing to do is spend time with her little boy.


Michelle McGuffin - Consultant

Michelle is an experienced marketing professional and has worked in several large corporate companies as well as small businesses, in a variety of industries. She’s busy looking after Think’s social sites, coming up with new campaigns and ideas and supporting the Think team on all Marketing activity. A fan of abstract art, Parkrun and cake (one follows the other!) she also enjoys family time with her two sons, husband and crazy Hungarian Vizsla Phoebe.


Ben Jackson - Consultant – Permanent roles

Ben has recently joined the team and will be our Consultant for permanent roles in the Hemel Hempstead area. His friendly, approachable manner and excellent track record in delivering exceptional customer service means he is a perfect fit for our team. He’s a hardworking person who always goes the extra mile. Ben loves a sunny holiday, has a passion for animals (especially dogs – which works with our team of dog lovers!) and is also a Tottenham Hotspur FC supporter. So there’ll be some more football friendly banter in the office with another team to add to the mix.


Izzy Lane - Recruitment Consultant

Our newest team member Izzy, is known to be a real people person who loves being part of a team.

She also has a strong background in delivering excellent customer service so will be all set for working with our great clients and candidates. She adores dogs (perfect fit for us at Think!) but has never had one of her own, despite a life-long campaign! She also loves a good Aperol spritz - preferably in the sunshine! She comes from a family of tennis players and still regularly ventures out on court herself at her local club..


Van Kotedia - Business Manager

With 13 years of recruitment experience, including Senior ops management and executive search, Van likes a job well done in recruitment. She’s a firm believer in ‘Honesty is the best policy’ and demonstrates this with her straight talking, hard working character. When she does get some free time, she loves an active holiday abroad with her son and practices yoga to make sure she destresses.


Raj Achall - Consultant

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Beth Merralls - Recruitment Consultant

Beth began her recruitment journey with us in 2019 and progressed to a consultant in 2020 running our Watford temporary division. Outside of work, she is a fitness freak who loves travelling. She also loves to cook and experiment with new recipes.


Clare Baker - Manager – Accountancy & Finance

Clare comes to us as an experienced commercially minded Business Development professional with over 8 years recruitment experience and manages the expanding Accountancy Division. She prides herself on excellent customer service resulting in long lasting working relationships. Having worked in Accountancy and Finance recruitment, as well as managing teams supplying Accountancy Apprenticeships, Clare has a wealth of knowledge in the sector placing candidates in various accountancy teams in SMEs and Blue chip businesses. Outside of work she doesn’t do things by halves with her 2 daughters, her crazy Springer Spaniel Jax and her cat Mollie keeping her busy.


Casey Bennett – Resourcer –

Casey has a great sales background and while she is new to recruitment, she’s used to working in a busy environment and has excellent customer service skills – perfect for us here at Think.

Outside work Casey is an explorer and loves to travel. She’s just spent time travelling in Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam and Indonesia - swimming with sharks and feeding elephants!

When she is at home, she loves taking her dog Arthur to the beach and enjoys painting portraits.


Find out more about working for us

See the Working for us page.

See our Working for us blog posts.

Our service is only as good as the people delivering it. We firmly believe that Recruiters should earn a good reputation and every day our team are striving to build this.

Our team

We are a hard-working bunch, but we also love a good social outing. We work hard for our clients and candidates in an honest and ethical way and key to this is the support and strong relationships we have with each other. Here’s who you will be working with:

Clare Baker

Manager – Accountancy & Finance

01442 531157

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Alex Ellis

Consultant - Accountancy & Finance

01442 531158

[email protected]

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