Our Team

Our team are the heart of our business. We’ve built a group of highly experienced specialists who have the skills and passion to share their expertise with our learners and business clients.

Read on to find out more about our backgrounds and how we work together.

Meet Our Team

Chris Hodson – Director

Chris met David in 1997 while they were making a name for themselves at the UK’s leading recruitment agency Reed. Chris pursued senior roles at Working Links and later Pinnacle People helping to successfully grow both firms into strong market leaders.

David Morley – Director

After Reed, David went on to specialise in commercial recruitment working at a senior level for industry heavyweights Capita and later Badenoch & Clark. From 2008 he spent the next four years running Ixion’s high performing Work Programme delivery.

Stuart Paper

Stuart has a wealth of experience across the training sector, specialising in work based learning. Stuart leads our Internal Quality Assurance function. As a qualified tutor, assessor and IQA, he has held key positions within local and national providers since 2005.

Ruth Smith

Ruth leads our digital marketing programmes. She has a busy career training and delivering in social media, blogging and SEO and has presented at multiple networking events and Google in London.

Dean Say

Dean leads our pre-employment programmes and is the driving force behind our excellent job outcome rates. Dean teaches on our employability programmes and ensures our candidates are fully prepared for work.

Mike Paper

Mike comes from a background in the Telecoms industry with extensive commercial experience at a senior level. As a qualified tutor and assessor, Mike delivers on our Leadership & Management and business programmes.

Bonnie McCulloch

Bonnie welcomes our learners and visitors to our Ipswich offices. She is very friendly and approachable, so make sure you come and say hello!