The SR Group announce senior leadership promotions.

Published on: 26 Apr 2021

The SR Group announce senior leadership promotions.

Search and recruitment firm The SR Group today announce a series of promotions in its senior management team.

Darren Wentworth assumes the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO), Nikki Newton is promoted to Partner at Taylor Root, and Ben Wood is promoted to Partner at Frazer Jones.

David Buckley, Chief Executive of The SR Group, comments “I am thrilled to announce these promotions. The past year has challenged everyone, and I have been extremely impressed by the tenacity, agility, and commitment of all our employees. We are emerging from the crisis stronger; Darren, Nikki, and Ben have all been instrumental in this. I am looking forward to what they will bring to their new roles.”

Darren took over the leadership of Frazer Jones in 2010, leading the human resources recruitment business to become one of the largest global specialists. He has been integral to the growth of Frazer Jones both in the UK and internationally, particularly when entering the US and European markets. As COO he will be responsible for driving The SR Group’s growth, as well as evolving its operational practices throughout the front, middle and back office.

Nikki, of the group’s legal brand Taylor Root, will manage its UK in-house business alongside Sarah Ingwersen (Partner and Head of In-house, Taylor Root). Ben, of Frazer Jones, has focused on the brand’s growth in the financial services markets and will join a strong UK partner team comprising Nick Croucher and Clare Thornton.

With 17 and 16 years’ experience respectively, Nikki and Ben are well placed to continue to grow the brands’ offerings to clients and candidates across the UK.

About The SR Group

Established in 1987, The SR Group is a global professional search and recruitment organisation which consists of specialist consultancies Brewer Morris, Carter Murray, Frazer Jones, SR Search and Taylor Root. With an international network comprising 14 offices and 10 countries worldwide, the group supports clients in every geography across a wide range of sectors.

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