Leap29 are a global recruitment business, providing recruitment solutions in Construction & Engineering, Oil & Gas, Legal, Life Sciences & Pharmaceutical, Finance and IT worldwide. Our comprehensive range of solutions focuses on enabling our clients to achieve their objectives. Established for over 15 years, with 6 global offices, Leap29 offers its solutions in 89 countries. Our focus and commitment to delivery means that 97% of our customers use our service time and time again and over 62% of those have continued to work with us for us for over 5 years.
Leap29 provides our clients with a complete range of recruitment solutions to match their individual needs. No matter what the challenge, we focus on delivering a practical solution. From delivery of one key person to staffing a full project or managing the whole workforce, Leap29 can be your recruitment partner of choice. Click here to discover our full range of solutions.
Regardless of your location or your project location, our team of industry experts are available to assist. Through our network of global offices, Leap29 will not only source the right talent but also ensure, where required, that payroll, taxation, insurance, accommodation and mobilisation is all taken care of, as well as other recruitment services. Click here to find out more.
"To be the global recruitment partner of choice, delivering the highest quality of service and driving cost effectiveness for our clients."
Andrew joined Leap29 as Chairman in October 2012.Andrew previously worked in the construction industry for over 30 years, latterly as Chief Operations Officer at Laing O’Rourke and Head of Capital Projects at Alfred McAlpine. He has served on the Board of Directors at a number of FTSE 100 companies and now plays a fundamental role in developing the growth strategy of Leap29.
Nathan joined Leap29 in 2004 and graduated in Business Management. After joining as a Senior Consultant, Nathan has progressed his career significantly with Leap29 and joined the board in 2011, before being appointed as Global Director in 2014. His commitment to excellence drives the strategy, delivery and culture of the business, creating a fun, progressive and dynamic environment.
Gary GlendenningFinance Director
Gary joined Leap29 in October 2015 as Group Finance Director, and has over 25 years' experience as a qualified accountant. Gary has previously held a number of Board positions with commercially driven organisations, and his attention to detail combined with strong business acumen will be a great asset to the growth of Leap29.
Ben HardenGlobal Operations Manager
Ben graduated from the University of Leeds in 2001 before joining Leap29 in 2005. He has been integral in the set up and delivery of a number of domestic and international Construction and Oil & Gas contract recruitment markets. Ben was then tasked with developing Leap29's Managed Account and Workforce Management Division, where he oversees delivery of solutions to a number of Leap29's key global clients
Ashley MorrisRegional Operations Manager
Ashley holds a BSc in Geography and has been with Leap29 since graduating 7 years ago. After starting as a Trainee he has received 6 promotions whilst establishing a number of permanent markets both in the UK and Overseas. Currently he is responsible for overseeing the delivery of recruitment solutions across Asia Pacific within Construction & Engineering, Oil & Gas, Pharmaceuticals and Power.
Adam O'DonnellRegional Operations Manager
Adam has been with Leap29 for 6 years, since graduating with a BSc in Business Studies from the University of Lancaster. After starting as a Trainee, Adam worked on International Construction markets before launching a new Banking & Finance division. Currently he is responsible for overseeing the delivery of recruitment solutions across the MENA region within Construction, Legal and Banking & Finance.
Simon DuffGlobal Contract Manager
Simon has 7 years’ experience having been with Leap29 since graduating in 2008, with a degree in Advertising and Brand Management. He has developed a number of International contract markets in Oil & Gas, Pharmaceuticals, Construction and Marine. Simon is now responsible for overseeing the delivery of contract recruitment solutions, payroll services and contractor management within Leap29.
"Passion - Integrity - Respect - Hard Work"
For over 15 years we have been striving to improve both the service received by our clients and candidates, and the environment in which our consultants work. At Leap29 we are proud of what we have achieved. The external recognition we have received by way of awards, both at local and national level, within our industry and as an employer of choice, means a great deal to us. See below for some of the recognition that Leap29 have received.
At Leap29 we are commited to having a significant positive impact on society and the environment with a goal of being recognised as a leader in corporate social responsibility. Every year, each of the teams within Leap29 are responsible for hosting a charity day. In the past 12months we have raised over £4,000 for both national and local charities. Read more below about some of the recent events that Leap29 have hosted.
We are thrilled to announce that Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital has been chosen as Leap29's Charity of Choice for 2017, as voted by our employees.
Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital was...
Leap29 played host to a number of activities throughout February to raise funds for Spinal Research – the UK's leading charity funding medical research around the world to develop reliable...
Leap29's 2015 charity appeals concluded in December with the Text Santa Christmas Jumper Appeal and Operation Christmas Child Shoebox donation. Along with sporting some of the most outrageous...
During the last week of August, Leap29 was touched by a charity that are dedicated to supporting children with mitochondrial disease. Based on a personal situation of one of our employees Leap29...