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Ash16Sector: Infrastructure

Ashley is the Infrastructure and Support specialist for Bristow Holland and a vital part of our delivery team.  Already a highly experienced recruiter on joining Bristow Holland, he has built on his previous experience to develop a deep knowledge of the local infrastructure market.  Ashley is a tenacious and determined consultant who brings enthusiasm and energy to his work along with a genuine interest and enjoyment of IT recruitment and the challenge of helping his candidates and clients find the right matches.

Matt BWSector: Software Development

Our specialist Software Development recruiter, he is an expert in the local market having worked here for over ten years, he brings this experience to the fore with his calm and assured manner helping his candidates and clients identify each other.   There isn't much Matt doesn't know about the local software development scene (and the broader IT market for that matter)!

MarcBWSector: Testing, Project Management and Business Analysis

An experienced recruiter with a track record of success, Marc is our specialist, in Business Analysis and Project Management having previously worked in a similar sector in the construction market.  Marc works hard to build on Bristow Holland’s reputation as the key local supplier for specialised project management and business analysis skills and offer an even better service to our customers throughout Suffolk and Essex. 

PaulBWSector:  New business development

Paul is the Holland in Bristow Holland (Vingerhoets being Dutch) and he started his career in IT recruitment in 2001, spending the following years working with clients and candidates based solely in the East Anglian region. Having lived in Colchester all his life and having worked in Suffolk for all of his career he cares deeply about the region, local businesses and the continued growth of technology.

Latest Job

  • Senior .Net Developer - Ipswich
    Full stack .NET software developers who are looking to inject some much-needed drive and excitement into their career are sought by a growing software business for their R&D division as they embark on a major redesign of their products, including a greenfield development for their customer engagement based solution.
    Job Details
    • Job Type Permanent
    • Location Ipswich
    • Salary £45,000 - 55,000
    • Reference MF893539
    • Contact Matthew Foot
    • Phone 01473 550780
    • Graduate Yes
    in Software Development Find Out More

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  • Andy takes the time to get to know both his clients and the local companies so that he can find the best fit for both. I have been very impressed with his knowledge of the software industry and he understands the best path for progression in the field. Definitely the first person I would call when looking for a new opportunity.

    Software Engineer, Suffolk

  • Andy is an extremely helpful, approachable and friendly agent to work with. His support and advice are second to none. Having spent time getting to know me, my skills and my job requirements, he assisted me in securing a permanent position which matched those requirements completely.

    Technical Manager, Suffolk
  • Matt provides an extremely professional and personable service. What particularly sets Matt apart is he does genuinely care about getting the right role for you. It’s great to get a truly unbiased opinion on the roles and Matt is in no-way shape or form pushy. I heartily recommend him!

    Software Engineer, Suffolk

  • Paul helped me secure a contract role as field deployment engineer. He was very friendly, professional and extremely trustworthy providing solid advice and guidance throughout the contract, I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Paul and Bristow Holland to friends and colleagues


    Field Engineer, Ipswich

  • I have worked with Paul on all sides of the recruitment process, both as a candidate placed by him and as a recruiting manager using his services to find staff. I have found him to be very knowledgable and possessing integrity, honesty and tenacity in trying to find the best candidates. I wouldn't hesitate in recommending him


    IS Manager, East Anglia

  • Matthew takes a personal interest in his candidates, following up on their career developments and always maintaining a good relationship. I have found him very approachable and trustworthy. He has never let me down and I will always call on Matthew first for his services.


    C# Developer, Colchester

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