Stuart Gentle Publisher at Onrec

Norrie Johnston Recruitment Appoints New Associate Director

Norrie Johnston Recruitment, the specialist in global executive search and interim management, has appointed Christian Rolke as a new Associate Director, further strengthening its expert team.

Christian has twenty years’ experience in the executive recruitment industry and has a particular focus on industrial sectors including oil and gas, automotive, aerospace and energy. A German national, he is an expert in international recruitment with extensive experience of conducting searches for clients across Europe and the Middle East.

Prior to joining Norrie Johnston Recruitment, Christian worked as a consultant for a number of high profile executive search agencies and, since 2011, has been the director of Rolke Search Ltd. His previous clients include a range of blue chip, international companies such as Jaguar Land Rover and Lotus.

Graham Oates, CEO of Norrie Johnston Recruitment, comments on the appointment: “Christian brings a wealth of international executive search experience to our team and his specialism in industrial sectors adds depth and breadth to our core offer.  His excellent client management skills and strong delivery record will make him invaluable to our clients.”

Christian Rolke adds: “This is an exciting time to join the team at Norrie Johnston Recruitment and I’m looking forward to contributing to its continued growth and success.”

Norrie Johnston Recruitment is focused on filling senior permanent and interim executive roles, using a mix of technology plus, importantly, traditional search, employing best of breed recruiters who have real-world business experience. It argues that this combination of technology-enabled, top recruiters together with senior executive experience means the agency can provide hand-picked short lists of perfectly matched senior interim candidates within 4 days while for permanent roles the timeframe from brief to short list can be as little as 21 days.

As well as supporting international briefs across all industries Norrie Johnston Recruitment now specialises across the financial service, manufacturing & industrial, IT & Telecoms, retail, professional services and FMCG sectors.

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