Managing Director

Jeremy Ovenden

With over 20 years’ recruitment software experience, Jeremy is passionate about delivering powerful talent acquisition technology.

Operations Director

Karen Ovenden

Karen is responsible for all operational activities within Hireserve, and believes encouraging young talent and promoting flexible working are essential.

Head of Technology

James Blackwell

James’ role involves both development work and managing the technical team. He ensures the smooth running of every project.

Customer Care Manager

Archana Mahabaleshwarkar

Managing the customer care function within Hireserve, Archana’s role encompasses customer support delivery, product development ideas, communications and more.

Archana Mahabaleshwarkar, Support & Implementation Consultant, Hireserve
Head of Finance

Melanie Cantle

Melanie heads up the Finance department, ensuring that all monetary matters run as smoothly as possible.

Melanie Cantle, Finance Manager at Hireserve
Senior Applications Developer

Anton Deblasio

Anton is an avid coder and enjoys developing & using new web technologies. He manages the front end development team.

Anton Deblasio, Lead Developer font-end, Hireserve
Solutions Consultant

Caleb Chatfield

Caleb's role encompasses managing client projects, coordinating priorities between teams and implementing Hireserve ATS for new customers.

Head of People

Beverly Usher

Beverly believes it's important for HR services to enable the employees and business to meet their deliverables and grow.

Beverly Humans behind Hireserve
Head of Marketing

Emma Johnson

Emma is passionate about communications - from writing promotional materials to event management, and everything marketing in between.

Emma Johnson, Marketing Manager at Hireserve
Solutions Consultant

Elliott Jones

Elliott supports clients through their implementation process, ensuring they gain maximum benefit from the system.

Senior Database Developer

Liam Treanor

Liam develops new and exciting features for Hireserve ATS, which are generally geared towards software logic and database processes.

Technical Services Manager

Paul Collins

Paul works with customers on implementing Hireserve ATS and helping them get the most out of the system.

Marketing Manager

Hannah Vincent

Hannah oversees every element of Hireserve’s brand identity and communications, as well as planning and executing effective marketing campaigns.

Hannah Vincent, Digital Marketing Executive at Hireserve
Support Analyst

Chun-Yu Tsang

Chun is the first point of contact for our customers and works on identifying, diagnosing and trouble-shooting system queries.

Chun - Hireserve recruitment software Line Support Analyst
Junior Applications Developer

Lewis Wright

Lewis is our Junior Applications Developer. He splits his time between the Database team and the Front End team.

Lewis Wright, Apprentice Web Developer at Hireserve
Finance Assistant

Olivia Williams

Olivia assists the Head of Finance in operations to keep the department running smoothly.

Digital Marketing Assistant

George Lee

George works across a diverse range of marketing projects, with a core focus on digital media.

Senior Application Developer

Paul Best

Paul’s role involves maintaining and creating new functionality for Hireserve ATS. He enjoys software development and web design.

Communications Executive

Helen Fendley

Helen’s role involves working on a variety of marketing projects, with a focus on customer communications.

Helen Fendley - Our Digital Marketing Apprentice
Head of Services

Rob Green

Responsible for managing Hireserve’s Services team, Rob oversees everything from nurturing pre-sales relationships to developing Hireserve’s award-winning customer care initiatives.

Junior Database Developer

Phil Blackwood

Phil supports the web development team with both Front End and Database development.

Phil Blackwood
Technical Product Manager

Simon Allen

Simon plays a central role in making sure Hireserve delivers an outstanding product.

Simon Allen - Hireserve recruitment software Applications Developer
Apprentice Applications Developer

Jack Comer

Working within the Development team, Jack works closely with Lewis and Anton to help develop the front-end of the system.

Director of Staff Morale


Mabel’s day to day responsibility is to ensure team members give her lots of fuss.

Mabel at Hireserve