Welcome to the de Poel media relations page

This page is specifically designed to meet the needs of the media and anyone interested in knowing more about the de Poel group of companies. You will find examples of our press coverage, an ‘at a glance’ section detailing key pieces of information and statistics, as well as details of the key media contacts.

Latest press release

  • Geometric Results, Inc agrees to aquire de Poel group: Read more
  • de Poel wins new Home Group contract: Read more
  • de Poel enjoys post-MBO success: Read more

In the press

The de Poel group of companies has been featured in a wide range of regional, business, public sector and trade press. To review a selection of press coverage, please see here:

  • In what are challenging times for facilities management, Andrew Preston, CEO of de Poel, discusses how recruitment is shifting in Facilities Management Journal: Read more
  • Andrew Preston, CEO of de Poel, discusses the national shortage of occupational therapists and the surge in GP training applications in Recruiter: Read more
  • Sarah Marrow, Group Head of HR at de Poel, talks about the positive impact apprenticeships can have on individuals, businesses and the wider community in HR Grapevine: Read more
  • Andrew Preston, CEO of de Poel, talks about Peak Season and critical planning to Logistics Business Magazine: Read more

At a glance

Some key information / statistics about the de Poel group of companies:

  • Founded in 2001
  • No. 1 procurer in the temporary recruitment industry
  • Entrusted with £750 million of recruitment spend
  • Neutral vendor with no affiliation to any recruitment agency
  • Works with over 120 blue chip clients across multiple sectors including logistics, retail, waste management, the NHS and private healthcare sector, education, construction and the public sector
  • Over 2 billion hours transacted via our in-house proprietary technology platform, e-tips®
  • Transacting with between 1,000 and 1,500 recruitment agencies each week from a contracted panel of 3,500, which represents over 20% of the UK market
  • Accredited on an annual basis by ISO (27001, 14001, 9001) for meeting their strict standards in relation to Information Security Management, Environmental Management, Quality Management respectively
  • Accredited by Investors in Customers for our service delivery in 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017
  • Winner of the 2016 National Outsourcing Association Award for “Excellence in Business Process Outsourcing”

Key contacts

Kristina Boyle
In-house PR and Communications Consultant
01565 759078
Email Kristina