Group appoints new Chief Marketing Officer

Carol McNerney’s diversity of experience will help us achieve our stated ambitions as the number one global STEM provider

Chief Marketing Officer Carol McNerney, professional headshot photo

Specialist Staffing Group's parent company, the only global pure-play specialist staffing business focused on roles in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics ('STEM'), is pleased to announce the appointment of Carol McNerney as CMO of the Group. Carol will join the company on Monday, 20 September 2021.

Carol McNerney is an accomplished CMO with more than 20 years’ experience in multi-sector B2B businesses, including technology, real estate and financial services.

Carol was previously CMO of Information Builders Inc., a data and analytics software company, and part of the leadership team that rebranded and ultimately sold IBI to private equity investors. Before joining Information Builders in 2020, Carol held a number of senior marketing roles at Savills North America, Pitney Bowes, Bloomberg, Philips and IBM, covering marketing strategy, branding, demand generation, digital and sales enablement.

Mark Dorman, CEO, commented:

"I’m delighted to welcome Carol to help further the Group's marketing and sales efforts globally as CMO at a time when our services are more in-demand than ever. Carol’s diversity of experience across all areas of marketing will add value to the Group and help us achieve our stated ambitions as the number one global STEM provider and contribute to our mission to bring skilled people together to build the future.”

Carol McNerney, incoming CMO, commented:

“I’m excited to join the Group and I’m drawn by its purpose-led approach and vision. The Group’s performance is extremely impressive, and with an ever-increasing demand for STEM skills globally, there is a fantastic journey ahead for the company. I look forward to working with Mark and the senior leadership team to fulfil the company's ambitions and build its brand globally.”

Notes to editors

Specialist Staffing Group brings skilled people together to build the future. It is the only global pure-play specialist staffing business focused on roles in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (‘STEM’), providing permanent and flexible contract talent to a diverse base of more than 9,000 clients in 15 countries.

The Group’s c.2,700 staff cover the technology, life sciences, engineering, banking and finance sectors.

Specialist Staffing Group's parent company is quoted on the Premium Segment of the Official List of the Financial Conduct Authority under the ticker symbol STEM and also has a US level one ADR facility, symbol SERTY.

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