Cast UK welcomes five new faces at its Manchester head office.

Our new consultants are Emily Hardy, Patty Buwaj, Tessa Woodhead, Usman Hameed and Andrew Barrett in consultant roles.

The newcomers will help Cast UK to drive its continued growth strategy, which this year saw the firm’s profits rise by 40%.

Emily has joined Cast UK as a graduate of Manchester Metropolitan University, where she studied International Business. She will join our Supply Chain and Purchasing team recruiting for roles in North London and Essex.

Patty, meanwhile, has eight years’ experience in supply chain roles at US paper firm International Paper and tech giant Hewlett Packard and will be recruiting for supply chain and purchasing roles in South London, Kent and Surrey.

Tessa has eight years of experience in buying and merchandising, previously working as a senior assistant buyer at jewellery company Jon Richard. Tessa will be recruiting for Buying and Merchandising roles in the Retail and Wholesale sectors across London and the South.

Usman joins us from a recruitment background and his expertise lie in recruiting for Transport, Warehousing, Logistics and Freight roles in the East Midlands.

Elsewhere, Andrew brings experience to the role from his previous position at an outsourced sales firm and he will be working alongside Usman recruiting for Logistics, Warehousing and Transport roles in the West Midlands.

Wayne Brophy, founder and MD of Cast UK, said of the appointments, “We’re really pleased to welcome our five new team members who will help to take Cast UK forward and reinforce our expertise across the sectors, working with SMEs through to FTSE 500s.”

“It’s been a solid year for growth and we look forward to continued success in 2016.”