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About Us

We place exceptional people from Analyst right through to partner level across the globe with experts who proactively headhunt the best in management...

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Matthew is a Director and founder of Ascent Professional Services (APS).

Simon joined Ascent in April 2011 and works on assignments across the business.

James is a leading researcher and has a Masters in Electrical Engineering.

APS is a dynamic business made up of bright, motivated and down-to-earth individuals. We are passionate about delivering for our clients and operate with openness and honesty. We are building a unique recruitment business where employees stay to develop their knowledge, expertise and career, which benefits both our clients and ourselves. Click on our profiles to find out a bit more about us.

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