Maria Georgiou.

Head of Creative

Maria has been working in the industry for 20+ years, across the UK and Australia both in house and agency and specialises on projects, campaigns, freelance ad-hoc, long term, and contract roles. Away from her desk you will find Maria pottering around her garden putting into practice everything she recently learned at a garden design course and she also loves travelling and has a huge bucket list of places she would like to visit. 


Ali Wallace.


Senior Appointments: Client Services, Planning & Creative

With a solid background in marketing, Ali founded DNA Recruit in 2008, and has grown a business dedicated to making a difference to people’s lives. At DNA, Ali recruits in operations finance, business development and client services. 

In his spare time, Ali’s a sports fanatic, training and taking part in ridiculously hard core events like The Norfolk Superhero. When he’s not training, he’s spending time with his wife and three children.


Jo Suter.

Finance Director and Founder

Jo has brought her finance and admin knowledge to DNA Recruit since the start in 2008. Outside of work, you’ll likely find her baking cakes or out enjoying the countryside with her family.


Stephen Phillips.

Head of Tech

Steve has a thorough and detailed understanding of the industry with over 20 years of Digital Recruitment experience, specialising in contract and permanent recruitment within the Digital Tech arena.

In his spare time, he is a keen skier, enjoys playing golf and spending time with his family.


Varun Arya.

Resource Consultant

Varun has a good working experience in the recruitment industry. For the last 7 years, he has worked as a headhunter especially in marketing, client services, medical, engineering, and IT domains. He is a post-graduate in management and has expertise in training new aspirants in the recruitment domain. 

He is a positive thinker & loves to do Yoga & Meditation regularly. In leisure time, he plays cricket and spends time with his lovely nephew. 


Gemma Knight.

Head of Events & Experiential

Gemma has over 17 years experience within recruitment and for the last 8 years has worked extensively as a specialist within the Media & Events industry, specialising in permanent and contract recruitment across roles of all levels.  In her spare time, she loves being on a dance floor with a passion for house music, watching football or socialising with friends and spending time with her family.


Dan Prince.

Operations Director

Dan has over 20 years’ experience recruiting in and leading teams in the Data, Analytics and Business Intelligence space.  Supporting clients throughout the UK and Europe, from start-up to Blue-chip. Dan offers Permanent, Retained and Contract solutions in Data Analytics, Credit Risk, Modelling, Customer Insight, Big Data, DWH & Reporting tools, Data Mining tools (SAS/SQL/R) and Data Science/Data Engineering.  In his spare time, Dan enjoys playing competitive rugby, making the most of his golf club membership and spending time with his family.


Leatitia Lyons.

Lead Resource Consultant

Leatitia is an aspiring Recruiter with experience in tech and digital recruitment. She is skilled at implementing out of the box cost effective recruitment strategies using multi-platform recruitment techniques to target the best talent. She is currently in her final stretch of her Post-grad HR degree and enjoys all things Human Resources. In her free time Leatitia likes to run marathons and spend time at the local pet shelters to give the animals the attention they deserve. She is family orientated and enjoys playing online games with friends on a Friday night.


Dan Brocklehurst.

Practice Sales Director

Daniel comes from a technical and engineering background with over 10 years in consultant sales and team leadership, and 7 years’ in the recruitment industry working the full IT and Sales Lifecycle.  Daniel is our specialist across  IT Infrastructure, Telecoms & Emerging Technologies across both permanent and contact roles up to C and board Level. In his spare time, Daniel likes to enjoy long days at the beach, followed by good food and good music with family and friends.



Stephanie Crotty.

Senior Consultant – Client Services & Project Management (Freelance)

Stephanie has been working in the industry for two years covering Client Services & Project Management freelance but also has a strong understanding in Design and Creative. She has worked both agency and inhouse and worked contracts varying from long term to adhoc.


When she is not recruiting, she is big into fitness and describes herself as a “yoga fanatic”. She also loves travelling as she spent an extensive period travelling Australia, New Zealand, and Southeast Asia. She is permanently thinking about her next trip.


Lucy Wells.

Senior Consultant – Client Services, Social, Content & Business Development

Lucy has over 17 years’ experience working with some of the UK’s best agencies, driving their new business and marketing strategy, whilst supporting Leadership Teams with operations, HR and Recruitment. For the last three years, she has been focussed on finding fresh talent across business development, marketing and client services roles. Outside of work, she will be spending time with her young family or getting stuck into her next interiors project and covered in paint.  


Amy Witt.

Executive Assistant to CEO

Amy has 10 years of administration experience within recruitment & HR. Supporting recruitment teams with the daily admin tasks to achieve a successful happy, candidate & client journey.

Amy enjoys watching football, attending gigs and festivals, and heading to London for a musical, keeping active while walking her dog and a Parkrun on a crisp Saturday morning!


Taibah Rafiq.

Operations Manager

Taibah comes with over 10 years’ experience covering customer services, support, and operations management. She works on quality controls, communications, and project management. She enjoys interacting with suppliers, clients, and candidates, whilst applying her flexible yet determined attitude to every project she delivers.

In her spare time, Taibah enjoys cooking and hosting dinner parties for her friends and a good night out on the dance floor, with a side of terrible singing!


Jo Wright.

Senior Consultant, Events & Experiential

Jo has been in the business of recruitment for 22 years, starting out as a commercial recruiter, and started a cold desk in events which she grew and has become a specialist events & media recruiter in permanent and contract roles.  Jo is very passionate about what she does and cares a lot about the candidate & client journey, ensuring a positive experience all round.  Jo’s other passion is food, and she loves spending quality time with her family.  She is an animal lover and enjoys singing and Yoga to help her relax and unwind after a busy day behind the desk.