We provide global workforce management solutions that help companies find the best permanent and contingent talent.
Our team have unprecedented insight into the world at work. Guidant Global is active in over 80 countries, managing over 200,000 engagements, for over 125 clients each year. Global talent shortages are rife. Our insight helps businesses buck the trend to get the best talent.
Guidant Global is part of Impellam, the 2nd largest staffing business in the UK and 6th largest MSP worldwide. Impellam’s vision is to be the world’s most trusted staffing company – trusted by our people, our customers and our investors in equal measure. Providing managed services and specialist staffing solutions across the UK, North America, Asia Pacific, Australasia and mainland Europe, Impellam have over 2,600 employees throughout a network of 16 market-leading brands across 106 worldwide locations.
We're proud to have been recognised for our industry-leading approach and have been awarded prestigious accolades for many aspects of our work.
CEOAs CEO, Simon ensures Guidant Global continually champions a better, more forward-thinking, people-focused approach to talent acquisition and engagement. Simon strongly believes that our people, clients, candidates, and suppliers all benefit from our focus on providing exceptional service on a global scale. Since 2017, Simon has featured regularly in the SIA Staffing 100 Europe list of most influential people in our industry.
COODedicated to changing the dynamic of MSP services, Brian has more than 20 years’ experience in workforce management. Under Brian’s leadership, Bartech's Managed Solutions business experienced significant top and bottom line growth, as well as important expansions in service line and geography. Brian was instrumental in the 2018 Bartech and Guidant Group merger, and now leads our Centre of Excellence for Managed Services.
MD Client Services, EMEAKarina leads a 200-strong team and is responsible for the delivery and growth of Guidant’s MSP/RPO business across the EMEA region. She is a passionate leader of equality, diversity and inclusion initiatives, and is a member of the Recruitment Industry Disability Initiative (RIDI) executive committee. Karina was recognised in the SIA Global Power 150 Women in Staffing list in both 2019 and 2020.
Director, APACDoug’s experience of the workforce solutions industry spans more than 16 years, covering European and APAC territories. As the architect of several large global MSP and RPO programmes, Doug believes that globalisation and localisation are not mutually exclusive, and that together they complement and enhance talent acquisition and engagement. Doug sees continuous improvement as the core of every successful outsourced solution.
SVP, Program ManagementPam leads Guidant’s exploration of how automation, blockchain and other technologies can build upon the existing framework of managed services and recruitment delivery. By focusing on improving both the Guidant customer experience and our operating models, Pam and her team were instrumental in Guidant winning the Best Use of Technology award at TIARA Talent Solutions Awards Europe 2021.
SVP, Program ManagementMike joined Guidant in 2011 to lead on some of our largest MSP programmes. Since then, his responsibilities have grown steadily and now include the management of multiple client programmes and oversight of operations in key US geographies. With more than 20 years’ experience as a talent acquisition leader, Mike now leads our strategy and relationships for our North America clients.
VP, Talent SolutionsRebecca is responsible for integrating our new talent solutions with our Managed Services portfolio. Thanks to her vast industry experience, this now includes a consultative offering and end-to-end contingent labour management. With over 20 years of service in our Staffing and Managed Services divisions, Rebecca has a proven track record for advancing business performance by creating efficiencies and key business metrics.
SVP, Program ManagementMark provides strategy and direction for our North American operations, to improve client satisfaction and add consultative value. Mark serves as an executive client representative and escalation point, and ensures we fulfil our promises to stakeholders. Drawing on 25 years of cross-functional experience, as well as his broad knowledge of emerging trends and technologies, Mark is passionate about consistently finding #ABetterWay to work.
Head of Talent Resourcing & EngagementDavid is responsible for the leadership of Guidant’s Talent Resourcing and Talent Engagement teams across the EMEA region. He has over 20 years’ experience working within the staffing and managed service industry.
He is committed to delivering the best and most efficient talent acquisition and engagement experience for our candidates, customers, and suppliers.