Our people

Our people make the difference

How could we be as good as we are if we didn’t live and breathe our own beliefs? We’re a talent solutions business. So the talent here is the backbone of our business. The people make the place. And, in return for bringing their expertise and ambition to work for our clients, they get all the guidance, support and development opportunities they need to realise their own potential and take it wherever they want - whether up the ladder or around the world. And that scope continues to grow.

Darren Ryemill


“Whilst Opus today is unrecognisable from the day we set up, our aim is still as clear and as relevant as ever as we embrace and create so many new exciting technologies, methodologies and innovative ideas!”

Meet Darren

Amy Golding

Chief Executive Officer

“In Opus, I have found the perfect home for my two greatest career passions – improving the workplace and focussing on technology and innovation, both for ourselves and our clients”

Meet Amy

Nigel Ramana

Group Managing Director

“I love the endless opportunities, career progression and exposure to new things that have come from being here.”

Meet Nigel

Alexandra Meah

Head of HR

“I feel privileged to work with some of the most inspiring, impassioned and brilliant colleagues I have ever worked with which makes me strive for better too.”

Meet Alexandra

Alex Crass

Marketing Director

“Opus truly is an entrepreneurial organisation: new ideas are encouraged, heard and often implemented, quickly with full backing.”

Meet Alex

Rory McGowan

Regional Managing Director of Opus RS London

“I joined Opus in the summer of 2016 to run their contract and perm IT business and it’s fair to say I have found everything I was looking for - autonomy, high standards and a genuine learning opportunity.”

Meet Rory

Craig Harman

Regional Managing Director of Opus RS APAC

“It’s not easy to continually be the best in the industry, but we manage to do that year on year.”

Meet Craig

Jack Rawcliffe

Managing Director of JD Ross Energy London

“I find the group is always changing in a positive way. Since I have been here, there have been three evolutions that have drastically changed the game for the good.”

Meet Jack

Richard Thexton

Regional Director of Opus RS Manchester

“It is a rapidly growing, entrepreneurial and innovative company which is always looking to raise the bar.”

Meet Richard

Sam Jenkinson

Practice Director

“I love the entrepreneurial and innovative spirit that runs through the whole organisation, it makes it incredibly fun and an environment that always challenges.”

Meet Sam

Paul Mahoney

Group Financial Director

“I’m a chartered accountant. I made the move from London to Bath and entered the world of recruitment at Opus.”

Meet Paul

Lucy Powell

General Counsel

“I love being an in-house lawyer as it throws up such variety of work but, more importantly, it means I work with people throughout the business. Everyone at Opus has a laser-like focus on the future and success - it’s such an exciting time to be here! ”

Meet Lucy

Garry Watts

Head of Business Operations

“The phenomenal growth at Opus attracted me to the business.”

Meet Garry

Natasha Masters

Finance and Operations Director

“Opus is the most driven, passionate and hardworking company I have ever come across.”

Meet Natasha

Lewis Lines

Regional Vice President of New York

“I am passionate about enabling great people to create success in their own lives by becoming career partners with the best candidates in the industry.”

Meet Lewis

Ryan Speed

Group Sales Director (Amsterdam)

“Moving to Amsterdam gave me an opportunity to discover the different culture and recruitment market. I could quickly see that we had to offer an unrivalled service to both candidate and client – an area of the job I feel hugely passionate about. ”

Meet Ryan

Jon Stanley


“The scale of opportunity in the European markets is mind blowing, particularly for Opus given the current stage of our development in the region.”

Meet Jon

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