Astbury Marsden recruits mid-to-senior level personnel with salaries of £60,000 or more for banking, commerce and professional services. Staff fill diverse roles in companies such as Barclays, UBS, Deloitte and Tesco. The London company also recruits for clients globally, transferring talent between London, New York and big cities in Asia. Increasing its shares in the banking market and diversification into contract and interim positions boosted sales 86% a year from an annualised £1.9m in 2002 to £12.1m in 2005. Paul Marsden, the founder and chief executive, appointed Jonathan Nicholson as managing director in 2004.

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Company details
Year2006
Rank49
CompanyAstbury Marsden
ActivityRecruitment agency
LocationCentral London
Annual sales rise over 3 years85.82%
Latest sales £000s12,112
Staff50
Founded1995
Websitewww.astburymarsden.com

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