Recruitment, Refreshed

Zest help outstanding individuals elevate their career in Sales, Marketing & Operations within forward-thinking technology organisations.

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Our story

Zest was founded based on the straightforward ideology that recruitment agencies could & should do better when it comes to serving their communities.

Every decision we make at Zest is made to maximise the impact & value we deliver to our team, customers and candidates. We do this by placing outstanding mid to senior level Sales, Marketing & Operational talent into forward-thinking technology businesses through an unrivalled recruitment experience.

We help tech start-ups, scale-ups & established organisations to hire with the confidence they need to secure, retain & develop the best talent. Elevating careers, empowering growth & maximising Zest!

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Meet the Team

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After almost a decade of leading recruitment teams - Calum decided start a company that isn’t your usual recruitment company. Soon after, Zest was born! Interests - Running, Cooking, Golf, Watford FC (unfortunately)

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Adam holds over 7 years of experience delivering Commercial hires for Software organisations. In his spare time he can be found; playing average golf & watching any sport - mainly Chelsea FC.

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Account Director

Arran Collymore
Arran has 7+ years of helping some of the world's leading tech businesses build GTM teams - At the weekend you'll find me watching the Arsenal & looking after his two sons.

Arran Collymore

Head of New Business

Lizzie Formisano
Lizzie has over 2 years of experience helping businesses scale their sales teams. Outside of work, you'll find me playing football, supporting Spurs or eating a meal deal.

Lizzie Formisano

Senior Recruitment Consultant

Charlie Hall
Charlie has over 6 six years of experience placing Senior Sales roles in the MSP space. Outside of work Charlie will be found chilling with his dog Albert or at a festival with friends.

Charlie Hall

Senior Recruitment Consultant

Charles is the Zest expert when it comes to all things learning & development - helping to get the zest out of the Zest team

Charles Kyriakou

Learning & Development Consultant

When Paolo isn't using his creative genius he's chasing a ball, sleepin' or probably chewing something he shouldn't be...


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Want be part of the Zest revolution?

Zest will always be a people-first business & offer some zesty benefits to back this up:

£750 personal travel allowance | £35 monthly wellbeing budget | 30 days holiday | 12 days wellbeing leave | Personal coach & financial advisor

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Our Vision

“To radically change the perception of how a recruitment agency serves its people, customers & communities”

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Our Values

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Be Yourself, Always

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Bring The Zest

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Think Differently

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Strive For More

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Our Purpose

“To Educate, Elevate & Empower everyone we engage with, to be their true & best self at work”

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