Like Digital & Partners appoints James Goodwin as director of talent

Like Digital & Partners has announced the appointment of James Goodwin as director of talent.

With more than 15 years of experience in the recruitment industry, James has successfully led the human resources function for prominent recruitment agencies as well as client side for companies including Publicis Sapient and Native Design.

In his new role at Like Digital & Partners, James will oversee all aspects of talent acquisition and development, globally, with a key focus on defining and creating a robust recruitment process. The role will see James sourcing and attracting talent , as well as building upon the company’s culture and driving sustained high levels of team engagement.

Commenting on the appointment, Karl Escritt, CEO, Like Digital & Partners said, “We are pleased to welcome James to the Like Digital & Partners family. With his extensive knowledge and experience in the recruitment industry, we are confident the agency will continue to see positive growth in the region with the hiring of fresh talent and his excellent team management skills.”

James Goodwin, Director of Talent, Like Digital & Partners, said, “I am thrilled to join the team at Like Digital & Partners at such an exciting and significant time when the agency is growing and looking to expand in the GCC markets and beyond. I am looking forward to working with the talent to streamline the recruitment process, define and build upon our employer brand and Employee Value Proposition (EVP) as well as create a recruitment strategy to ensure we are attracting the best talent that can continue strengthening the growth of the company.”