Yolk Recruitment are pleased to announce the appointment of Pavan Arora for the newly created position of Chief Commercial Officer.
Following a record first half to 2021, Yolk have hired Pavan to spearhead our commercial strategy, where he will play a key role in the implementation of Yolk’s growth plans. Pavan will be working alongside Dale Williams, CEO and Duncan Powell, COO to achieve this.
On appointing Pavan, Dale Williams has said,
“Having previously worked with Pavan, and subsequently followed his career trajectory, it was obvious to us that his impact in contributing to scaling recruitment businesses would be highly advantageous to meeting the ambitions of our board. We are excited at the commercial opportunities that lie ahead of us and Pavan will no doubt prove instrumental in navigating and driving our success story forward.”
Pavan Arora is re-joining our award-winning recruitment business, having worked here previously for four years from 2012 through to 2015. As our recruitment offering has grown to 8 divisions and our headcount continues to scale, Pavan will be ensuring all of our business lines, service offerings and marketing channels are fully integrated to provide the premium offering we have come to be known for.
Pavan’s recruitment career initially began within Yolk’s dedicated Technology & Digital division, following an earlier stint as a Software Engineer and a degree in Computer Science. A fast learner in the recruitment world, Pavan successfully climbed the Yolk career ladder, achieving four promotions over his initial four years which saw him promoted to Yolk’s Contract Recruitment Manager.
Pavan then went on to work for Acorn Recruitment, a subsidiary of European network Synergie plc. Achieving similar success securing promotions from Head of Contracts to Head of Talent Development and in recent years as Director of Permanent Recruitment. He headed up their specialist, permanent and contract recruitment teams across the UK across a multitude of specialisms including Digital & Marketing, Executive Search, Office Support, Technical, Human Resources, Life Sciences, Legal, Technology and Sports.
Yolk are thrilled to welcome Pavan back to the business. On his appointment, Pavan has said,
“2021 is a game changer for the recruitment industry, as the economy continues to rebound and strengthen, I couldn’t be more excited to maximise on what the future holds for our industry. Reshaping recruitment with Yolk as the team embark on ambitious growth plans couldn’t be a better fit for me and our aligned approach of delivering a unique and complete experience to every person ”
Alongside his recruitment career, Pavan is involved with several diversity and inclusion panels across the UK, having supported local councils and government bodies with their D&I strategy and workforce planning, with a focus on the BAME community.
As Yolk’s Public Sector & Not-for-Profit division continues to thrive, we look forward to the guidance and impact Pavan can offer on our own diversity and inclusion initiatives, including our Diversity Champions podcast.
With Yolk’s ambitious plans underway, we look forward to working with Pavan to execute them and achieve the visionary milestones we have in place for the coming years.
To get in touch with Pavan regarding his new role and what Yolk can offer, please contact him on:
02921 673 763