Our Management Team
I am the founding Principal of Affinity Recruitment Ltd., which has been in operation since 2003. With over 20 years of experience in financial services and in human resource management in the Cayman Islands, I have developed an in depth understanding of the Cayman market place, Immigration & Labour Laws. We at Affinity have succeeded in developing an enviable and extensive list of clients and contacts within the industry and we have a collaborative approach to working through their challenges with recruitment and work permit matters.
I am proud to be a founding and active member of the Cayman Islands Society of Human Resource Professionals and a member of The Recruitment & Employment Confederation (R.E.C). in the U.K. As a member of the R.E.C., Affinity's clients and candidates are assured of my commitment to running a professional, ethical and honest business.
Joanna has over 6 years of Recruitment experience and is REC Certified. Joanna's main experience is within IT Recruitment but she also has experience in Marketing, Finance and General Recruitment. Joanna started her career with a large corporate company in the UK with their head offices being in Leeds and then another 4 offices across the major cities of the UK, including London. In her career she worked as an Account Manager with a major outsourcing company. Here she did both national and international recruitment and managed the whole recruitment lifecycle for both contract and permanent recruitment.
Joanna has moved to the Cayman Islands to be challenged in a new market, new industries and a new way of life. Joanna is looking forward to experiencing the Island and placing permanent and contract candidates in their new careers in Cayman.
Philippa brings a wealth of recruiting experience to the Affinity team, having started her recruiting career in London 10 years ago at a large, well-recognized recruitment agency that specialized in finance, administration and legal. Philippa then moved to Grand Cayman in late 2005 and now has over 8 years offshore financial services recruiting experience under her belt. She has an excellent understanding of the Cayman Islands industry and business needs.
Philippa is a highly competitive, ambitious recruiter with a strong sense of urgency and desire to match great candidates to their perfect roles. Philippa is extremely approachable and enthusiastic, with great passion and energy for clients, candidates, and the recruitment industry.