Oyster Partnership separate with Jack Barton who exits executive board

Oyster Partnership have parted company with Jack Barton who exits the executive board after 14 years. Barton’s shareholding has been bought out by the business, now solely owned by Daniel Whomes and Sasza Bandiera. Founding partner, Whomes, said, “We would like to thank Jack for his significant contribution to the Company and wish him the best of luck in his future endeavors.”

Bandiera and Whomes have a combined 25 years plus experience working in the recruitment industry. Bandiera has been managing director of OP five years. Prior to this in 2008, he started at Oyster as a trainee recruiter. Bandiera has been instrumental in Oyster’s success and future growth plans as the business are now ideally positioned to take advantage of the expected growth in the property industry and supporting services. Since becoming MD of the business, Bandiera has initiated many new company strategies in the areas of: Employee career paths, branding, market positioning, new revenue streams and algorithmic data analysis.

Oyster Partnership have also been shortlisted this year for two Investors In People Awards; People’s Award for Manager of the Year: Jaspreet Bhogal and Excellence in Social Responsibility. Alongside this Oyster have been nominated for three Institute of Recruitment Professionals awards: Business Leader of the Year, Best Company To Work For & Corporate and Social Responsibility Practitioners of the Year.

Bandiera commented, “Dan and I have ambitious plans for the next five years – this includes to double our headcount and turnover. To do this successfully we need to continue to attract, retain and develop the talent at Oyster Partnership; with our current management and leadership infrastructure and specialist consultant teams we are looking forward to further future success.”

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For further information about Oyster Partnership, please contact:
Carley Malena – Marketing Manager
E: carley.malena@oysterpartnership.com | Ph: 020 7766 9000.

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