IQ-EQ appoints new Group Head of Talent Acquisition

We are pleased to announce that Martin McDermott has been appointed as our new Group Head of Talent Acquisition based in our London office.

Prior to joining IQ-EQ, Martin was Global Head of Talent Acquisition for Reward Gateway, a company that focuses on employee engagement. Martin has also held various positions across the Middle East and Asia including with companies like PwC, G4S and Standard Chartered Bank. He has a postgraduate diploma in Human Resource Management.

Commenting on his new role, Martin said: “I’m super excited to join and lead the global talent acquisition team, to develop and globalise the way IQ-EQ attracts best-in-class talent, which will accelerate growth and create value for our clients and stakeholders.”

Martin will report directly to Caroline Bagshaw, Group Chief People Officer. Commenting on the appointment, Caroline said:

“We are delighted that Martin has joined the team. Our employees are at the heart of everything we do and bringing in the right candidates at the right time is one of the most critical functions in HR.  Welcome to the Group, Martin!”