Andrew Medhurst - Founder & Director
Phone: +44 (0)20 7871 8558 Mobile: +44 (0)7909 977774
Andrew has over 20 years’ experience in Technology recruitment and in a previous life undertook a four-year engineering apprenticeship in the Royal Navy, before embarking on a commercial career in the fledging Telecoms sector, working with UK SMEs and corporates at Cable & Wireless and multi-national customers at BT Infonet.
A chance encounter led to Andrew specialising in Technology recruitment in 1998, joining The Synergy Group to establish a new Communications practice specialising in the Telecoms sector, retained on numerous search assignments for customers including Cable & Wireless (now Vodafone), Colt Technology and Equant (now Orange Business Services).
As the Founder of Inspire People, Andrew’s first passion has always been people and the positive impact technology can bring to society, working with a broad range of customers in the Technology sector, Life Sciences and, more recently Public Sector. Primarily delivering Search using a blend of traditional methodologies incorporated with the innovative use of technology to identify, attract and shortlist talent, Andrew and his team work to shared values and always with the company ethos of “finding the fit”.
Andrew is an avid Arsenal supporter and when not spending time with his young family on the East Kent coast, volunteers at Maidstone Hospital Radio and Academy FM in Thanet; is a regular but not gifted player of 5-a-side football and a fair weather cyclist.