Stuart Gentle Publisher at Onrec

Talentic Ltd appoints technology marketing strategist David Harold to the Board

Talentic Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of David Harold as its new Non-Executive Director. With over 25 years of experience in technology marketing and communication, Harold’s addition strengthens the company's strategy to grow in the HRtech industry.

David Harold, FCIM, says:

“I have been impressed with Talentic’s strategy and vision, which have already led to the development of the 360Work ‘Hire Smart®’ platform which brings AI capability to recruitment. Through my engagement on the board, I expect to help the company achieve its growth strategy.”

Hire Smart® is the next-gen HRtech SaaS platform created by 360Work that combines the precision and research-driven approach of traditional headhunting with the scalability, data-driven precision, and automation benefits of AI.  The platform’s key features include:

  • Tech-aware platform customised for the Hardware and Software tech sectors
  • "Digital Headhunting" capability for precise talent targeting and recommendations
  • Global and multi-platform outreach across a growing global pool of millions of active and passive candidates
  • An efficient and cost-effective platform tailored specifically for each client’s hiring needs

At the core of the ‘Hire Smart®’ platform lies its unparalleled talent-sourcing capability, trained for the technology industry. Leveraging automated intelligent algorithms, Hire Smart sifts through millions of both active and passive candidates, ensuring the best matches for each role, predicting how to engage with candidates, and enriching candidate data in real-time.

Says Saman Aria-Nejad, CEO, Talentic Ltd:

"Harold's extensive experience in technology marketing and communication will be of immense value to our company. His addition to our board comes at a particularly exciting time, coinciding with the successful launch of our Hire Smart® platform and our collaboration with prominent partners utilising it for tech sector recruitment.

Harold will play an important role on our board, assisting us in shaping our business strategy and refining our marketing communications efforts. He will provide strategic insights at both the market and customer level, ensuring that we maintain a customer-centric approach in our thinking and delivery.”

Sir Hossein Yassaie, Chairman of Talentic Ltd, expressed his confidence, saying:

"I have worked with David for many years in the past, and I have every confidence in his ability to significantly enhance the success and growth of Talentic Ltd in the tech sector.

As Talentic introduces its AI-powered ‘Digital Headhunting’ platform and explores future innovations, David will be a great asset, advising the company upon his wealth of skills and experience."

David Harold is a seasoned CMO, executive board member, and advisor, with a deep understanding of the global technology industry. He was Chief Marketing Officer at Imagination Technologies from December 2019 to May 2023. Harold is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketers (FCIM) and has also previously held positions with Pure Digital and Cohn & Wolfe. He currently advises companies including Libertine FPE (AIM: LIB) and RED Semiconductor.