Dave Cottington

Managing Director - North West

Dave has more than 30 years recruitment industry experience within multiple sectors however his specialism and passion for the industry lies within the industrial and driving sectors. Dave began his recruitment career at Branch Manager level before progressing into Regional Management and National Management roles across both the UK & Eire.

Dave’s specialities cover a broad range of skills including, industrial and driving recruitment, workforce management, sales strategy planning, business development, AWR, account management and staff management across a multitude of sectors.

Ross Wright

Financial Director

Ross Wright started his recruitment career in 2001 as a Trainee Consultant for a local agency. Ross used the five years at this business to develop his career through regular promotions, even being draughted-in to recover struggling branches. Today, Ross works from the St.Helens office providing proactive support in finance and business strategy.

Damian Lee

Operations Director

Damian has a wealth of experience in sales having worked in the recruitment world since the age of 21, starting his career as a Trainee Consultant for a Redditch-based agency. It was his time at this agency that taught him the fundamental recruitment principles across the Industrial, Commercial and Catering sectors. Following a short career break to travel the globe, Damian returned and joined a corporate recruitment agency, spending several years learning all about operations across the corporate sector. He was soon promoted to Branch Manager, and later Area Manager taking up various mentoring positions and overseeing large corporate accounts.

In 2016, Damian decided to put his 16 years experience into creating his own unique brand with a focus on the local area and beyond. Today Damian looks after all day-to-day operations at Swift Temps and still plays a proactive role in supporting clients and candidates alike.

Damian looks after the senior management staff in the North West and deals with operational support.

Catherine Morris

Business Development Manager

Cathy is a seasoned recruitment professional with over 12 years experience at various levels of recruitment management. Cathy specialises in the industrial and logistics sectors providing drivers, warehousing and production staff, generating new business and negotiating the best deals for both our clients and candidates alike.

Nikola Zakova

Head of Administration

Nikola is an experienced multilingual Recruitment Resourcer, with more than 7 years industry experience. Nikola possesses a strong compliance and customer service background within the logistics and 3pl distribution sectors.

Debbie Daly

Recruitment Consultant - Industrial

Over 4 years of industrial experience within the recruitment industry and 15 years of customer service experience. My previous experience includes resourcing and account managing but now enjoying being part of the sales team at Swift Temps!

Rebecca Baker

Marketing Manager

Becky supports the Swift teams by providing Marketing support at all levels. She is a highly experienced Chartered Marketer and Member of the Chartered Insitute of Marketing. Throughout her career to date, Bec has re-branded multi-million-pound businesses, managed bid submissions up to £26m in value, worked on large-scale website projects and devised and executed a wide range of integrated marcomms campaigns.