Bobby leads the IT & Digital, permanent staffing practice for Aventus. He has over 14 years staffing & recruitment experience. He started his career in the UK, London and moved to Dubai in 2007.
Combines broad cross-sector experience with expertise in helping clients secure top talent from across the globe.
University of Birmingham (BSc Material Engineering)
The key to success in the region is to maintain high standards. Spend time understanding exactly what our clients and the candidates require, then you can deliver a efficient solution.
Mark was born & raised in Saudi Arabia, he has spent over 30 years within the GCC region. After gaining a First-Class honours degree in Business Management from Nottingham he then worked for one year at Saudi Aramco before starting his legal recruitment career in 2008 in Dubai. Since then Mark has worked with two multi-national recruitment firms setting up and managing their legal divisions. He brings a wealth of experience and knowledge of placing high calibre legal professionals both in-house and in private practice, from junior to C-level.
Everyone at Aventus is passionate about their work and strives to consistently deliver new standards in the recruitment industry, professional service with a personal touch
Graduated with a First-Class honours degree in Business Management from the University of Surrey, UK. After working for a US multi-national in London, and training as a Six Sigma Green belt he relocated to the UAE in 2008. Keon has gained 8 years’ experience in the GCC banking and financial services market, recruiting mid to senior level roles and developing lasting relationships with candidates and clients across the region. With a proven track record, placing banking roles across all verticals. Keon’s approach to recruitment is relationship driven and client focused.
At Aventus we aim to live and breathe our core values of credibility, trust, flexibility and most importantly delivering sustainable results for our clients
Richard started his recruitment career in London and has since worked in Riyadh and Dubai, accumulating 10 years of Middle East experience, focusing mainly on contract/interim project resourcing. He has developed an in depth knowledge of regional labour laws, VISA processes and the cultural landscape.
Richard's main area of expertise is technology, although he also supports clients with freelance consultants in other areas like strategy, marketing, procurement, finance, legal and HR.
University of Newcastle-upon-tyne, UK (BA Marketing with honours in communication)
At Aventus we aim to be the agile recruitment partners delivering flexible solutions to match each client’s specific needs
With 5 years recruitment experience in HR & Finance, Alice heads up the Human Resources division at Aventus. With less of a sales approach and more of a focus on building relationships for long term partnerships, Alice specialises in Manager level and above placements across the GCC, predominantly across professional services, banking and government bodies.
BA Hons in Islamic History and Arabic at the University of Sussex
Aventus understands that valuing relationships above all else is the key to successful recruitment. We pride ourselves in putting our clients first.
Karl is a driven and ambitious professional wholeheartedly dedicated to building successful and engaging experiences, between businesses and individuals, in the Technology and Digital space.
He has over five years of demonstrated experience in international recruitment, in Europe, the US and the Middle East, across multiple fields and industries. His core values are authenticity, integrity, consistency, and collaboration and connecting innovative people and progressive businesses is his passion.
Karl graduated with honors in his chosen field of International Business Management and Applied languages having studied in Ireland, France and Italy.