Leading recruitment firm appoints experienced engineer as new chair

Leading recruitment firm appoints experienced engineer as new chair

Jackson Hogg, one of the North East’s leading recruitment firms, has appointed experienced engineer and entrepreneur, Mark Dixon, as its non-executive chairman.

Mark Dixon (pictured), an MBA qualified chartered engineer, joins Jackson Hogg after a successful career – including the notable achievement of founding Promanex Group and leading its growth from its inception to a turnover of £70million and a workforce of more than 1,000.

Working alongside the executive management team and non-exec directors, Mark will support the company in realising its business aims and evolving its strategy. As a proven non-exec and chairman, Mark has worked at C-level across a range of industries around the UK for more than twenty years.

Richard Hogg, Managing Director at Jackson Hogg, said: “Mark and I share similar routes from the power generation sector and I’m delighted to welcome him to the board. I am personally looking forward to working closely with Mark and the other board members as we undertake the next period of growth.”

Mark Dixon, added: “These are exciting times for Jackson Hogg, who have set themselves very clear and ambitious targets. I am looking forward to helping them on this journey.”