OUR TEAM


DAVID HERON

Managing Director - South Coast, South West & Thames Valley

After working as an accountant for 10 years, David moved into financial recruitment over 19 years ago working with a broad range of clients across Southern England and London.  David established Sheridan Maine in 2001 and has grown the business to be a major player in the finance and accountancy recruitment market. David is responsible for establishing the vision and strategic development of the business outside of London. 

dheron@sheridanmaine.com | +44 (0)7812 635844


GAVIN WARNER

Managing Director - London

With over 15 years experience in the recruitment industry Gavin has overall leadership responsibility for Sheridan Maine London, working closely with the rest of the senior management team to drive the strategic development and growth of the business.  Gavin plays an active role in the recruitment of all internal staff into the company and their subsequent career paths through the business.

gwarner@sheridanmainelondon.com | +44 (0)203 667 6974


JAMIE RODDEN

Managing Director - Midlands & North

Jamie is a Geology graduate and started in recruitment in 2000.  Jamie has built an enviable client base and, due to the diversity in the Midlands, has enjoyed working with FTSE, owner managed and capital invested businesses. 

Jamie is responsible for the development of brand and business within the region working with a highly experienced, professional and knowledgeable team. 

Jamie is married, has 3 boys and is a rugby fanatic. So his weekends are spent playing rugby, watching rugby, coaching rugby or refereeing rugby.

jrodden@sheridanmainemidlands.com | +44 (0)121 423 8018


LEE SHEPHERD

Sales and Marketing Director - London

Following a successful sales career in the B2B Events & Live Communications sector Lee transferred his skills to  the recruitment industry and has established a strong record of achievement in the Finance and Accounting recruitment market. Lee has had particular success in developing teams of qualified and part-qualified recruiters and is responsible for driving the sales and marketing strategy across Sheridan Maine London.

lshepherd@sheridanmainelondon.com | +44 (0)203 056 7786


OLIVIA YOST

Business Development Director - London

Having worked in the Finance recruitment industry for the last 18 years with a focus on the Financial Services market, Olivia has significant experience winning and managing key account relationships, business critical recruitment campaigns and volume hire projects for clients. She works closely with the rest of the senior management team to ensure the overall client development and retention strategy is clearly communicated both internally and externally and that the highest levels of client satisfaction are maintained.

oyost@sheridanmainelondon.com | +44 (0)203 667 4602


CHRISTIAN FURNESS

Operations Director - London

Christian has acquired a wealth of experience during his career in recruitment, covering a broad range of sectors and with particular success within the Temporary Finance and Accounting market. As Operations Director he has responsibility for training and development across the business ensuring the ethos and values of the company are consistently delivered.

cfurness@sheridanmainelondon.com | +44 (0)203 667 4603


GAYNOR BRINDLEY

Operations Director - South Coast, South West & Thames Valley

Gaynor Brindley has over 18 years’ recruitment experience which includes managing finance recruitment operations and teams across the South and South West regions. For the last 12 years, Gaynor has specialised in the provision of recruitment into the executive interim and contract markets across all regions. Gaynor has an extensive network of interim professionals and a track record of delivering tailor-made solutions to her clients, utilising her specialist knowledge of the interim market.

gbrindley@sheridanmaine.com | +44 (0)1256 633561


NICK LOVELL

Sales Director - South Coast, South West & Thames Valley

Nick graduated with a degree in Psychology and Post Graduate diploma in Law before commencing his career in Finance and Accountancy recruitment. Over the last 13 years, Nick has established a long track record of success and has played a fundamental role in developing the Sheridan Maine brand across the South Coast and the Thames Valley region.

nlovell@sheridanmaine.com | +44 (0)2380 010907


PETER BULL

Associate Director - South Hampshire

As Associate Director of our South Hampshire Mid-to-Senior Qualified Finance division, Peter is able to apply the accountancy and finance recruitment expertise he has gained in his 15 years with the company (and his 17 years of experience in total) to provide an outstanding service to both clients and candidates. Peter’s unrivalled extensive client and candidate network means there aren’t a lot of people within the finance space that he hasn’t spoken to and as such he is extremely well positioned to provide sound advice on career moves and senior hiring alike.

pbull@sheridanmaine.com | +44 (0)2380 010904


WAYNE MORRIS

Head of Executive Search - Midlands & North

Wayne Morris is a vastly experienced recruiter with a strong network in the Midlands region.  Jamie Rodden, the MD of Sheridan Maine (Midlands & North) first met Wayne in 2002 when they worked together at SF Group.

During his career to date, Wayne has supported businesses in the private sector and organisations in the public and non for profit arenas. Wayne’s experience and knowledge are now focussed on developing our Executive offering.  He will be supporting Executive level candidates with their searches and assisting organisation source high calibre director level talent for their business.

Contact Wayne directly if you wish to discuss how he can help you or your business.

wmorris@sheridanmainemidlands.com | +44 (0)121 423 8018


JODIE MITCHELL

Regional Director - North Hampshire & Thames Valley

Jodie Mitchell has had an extensive recruitment career to date within the accountancy and finance sector. Having worked for Sheridan Maine since 2006, Jodie has worked across all levels of finance, covering both temporary and permanent recruitment. This has created a good depth of knowledge across the local recruitment market making her an ideal person to head up the growth of our Thames Valley and North Hampshire regions.  With a previous background within a highly customer service focused environment, Jodie’s success is largely due to the strong client and candidate relationships she has built and worked hard to retain.  During her time at Sheridan Maine, Jodie has consistently been one of the highest achieving consultants  and to this end, has recently been rewarded with a trip to New York as a recognition of her hard work and dedication to the business.

jmitchell@sheridanmaine.com | +44 (0)1256 633563


TONY MARSHALL

Associate Director - Bristol & South West

Born and bred in Bristol, Tony has over 10 years’ experience recruiting qualified and senior level Accountants across the South West region. Tony has responsibility for managing our Bristol office and expanding our operations across the South West. Tony prides himself on the exceptional level of service he provides to clients and candidates alike and proffers to instil this high standard across his teams. Alongside maintaining his highly successful track record, Tony is able to provide sound CV and career advice to candidates and be of the utmost assistance to his clients, be this through structured events, free personality profiling of candidates or even just providing good, simple, honest advice. 

tmarshall@sheridanmaine.com | +44 (0)1173 327732


DOMINIC FORTEY

Senior Consultant Lead - Midlands & North

Jamie Rodden (MD) has known Dominic Fortey for a number of years and recruited him into his first role in recruitment back in 2013.

Throughout his professional career Dom has always dealt and built relationships with senior professionals making the move into recruitment a very smooth and successful transition. Dominic works within our “Birmingham North” area this includes Walsall, Wolverhampton, Telford and Stafford. 

Due to his geographic focus Dom has a varied client base keeping things interesting.  If you’re looking to strengthen your Finance function and your business is based in Dom’s “patch” or if you’re looking for new opportunities, please give Dom a call.

dfortey@sheridanmainemidlands.com | +44 (0)121 423 8018


ANJA DAVISON

Manager - Bournemouth

Anja Davison commenced her career as a New Business Account Manager for a International Specialist Medical and Nutrition organisation, gaining significant experience winning and successfully  managing key account relationships.  Following a year out working in Sydney and relocation to Bournemouth in 2010, she quickly established herself as a High Achiever within the Accountancy & Finance Recruitment market. In 2012 she joined Sheridan Maine, playing a pivotal role in establishing the Sheridan Maine Bournemouth office. Her personable, consultative and committed approach has enabled her to build key relationships with clients and candidates. Anja is now Manager of the highly successful, well established and growing Bournemouth Team.

adavison@sheridanmaine.com | +44 (0) 7912701140


JESSICA HARFIELD

Team Manager - South Hampshire

Following her graduation in 2010, Jessica began her career as a Recruitment Consultant specialising in temporary finance recruitment across Hampshire. In 2011, Jessica set up a new interim finance desk in Dorset, winning new client business with SMEs and corporate giants. With hard work, dedication and determination she quickly established herself as a high achiever and soon became one of the firm's ‘Top 10’ consultants for the UK. Upon joining Sheridan Maine in June 2016, Jessica has implemented new processes, brought valuable knowledge, war stories and fun!

jharfield@sheridanmaine.com | +44 (0)2380 011271


GARRY BYFIELD

Credit Specialist - Midlands & North

Garry Byfield joined Sheridan Maine in 2015 on our Associate Consultant training programme - he was head and shoulders above the rest of the group in the assessment day! Upon joining, we gave him the opportunity to set up and grow our Credit Control recruitment function.

Garry has quickly got under the skin of his market and knows his product well, having built up both his network of business contacts and candidate who are working in the Credit Control function.  Garry recruits for all roles within credit control across our region and is a "go to" man for credit professionals!

gbyfield@sheridanmainemidlands.com | +44 (0)121 423 8018


VINESH SOLANKI

General Manager London

Vinesh Solanki successfully transferred his skills from recruiting within the information technology sector over 8 years ago.  He has a wealth of experience recruiting on a temporary and interim basis for a wide variety of clients and candidates at all levels.

As General Manager of Sheridan Maine London he is predominantly tasked in managing the temporary and interim placements across the business in addition to mentoring recruitment consultants in this particular area.

vsolanki@sheridanmainelondon.com | +44 (0)203 657 6979