Tom Glanfield is born
Tom graduates from university
His degree was in Civil / Structural Engineering
I knew recruitment was the only business I wanted to be in, it was risky, but I was ambitious and I wanted to create a company that was not only focused on delivering outstanding results to customers but was also a creative and inclusive place to work.
Tom joins the world of recruitment as a graduate
(But he has a dream to open his own company...)
Search & Selection opens
Based in a tiny attic flat in Clapham, set up with just a 9K Graduate loan
Enough is saved to move to
an office share in Balham
and Lawrence Harvey Search & Selection gets on the PSL for 6 of the major consultancies within enterprise solutions.
Tom makes his first hire
2004 / 2006
LH established as a key agency
within UK SAP market
2005 / 2006
Turnover hits 1million
When I joined I had no idea where this career would take me. Now, I'm living my dream of running the LHi business in New York with a team of top performers who have the same will and drive to succeed as I have and that I know Tom needs to grow LHi
Michael Bott joins
as a graduate
He now runs the New York Office for LHi
A few key hires are made
Amie Capron to open Oil & Gas division and Adam Smith (now Director of LHi Group - London).
Business split in to 3 specialist divisions: Enterprise solutions, IT & Change and Oil & Gas
Lawrence Harvey Search &a Selection grew
from 12 to 24 staff within 12 months
The company rebrands to Lawrence Harvey Group
Moved to the City,
One Angel Court
Turnover breaks £12million and LHG
hits the Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100
Head of People, Anne-Marie
Butts joins LH
Lawrence Harvey Group wins
national training award
Moved to our London HQ in Leadenhall Street
Launched Life Sciences division
Christian Kalous joined from a competitor and we opened Lawrence Harvey in Munich
Christian and an entire team joined from a competitor to launch our business in Munich.
Jim Denning joined from a competitor
Jim, originally bought in to head-up the Oil & Gas practice is now the Director of LHi Group - USA, West Coast
Placed 34th in the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For
Opened Lawrence Harvey Inc in New York with a team of top performers
Placed 7th in the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For
Tom Glanfield named Recruitment International's Entrepreneur of the Year 2015
Tom opens Harper Harrison
with Del Connolly
Built Environment recruitment specialists
Turnover hits £ 19million
Energy recruitment brand Piper Maddox is launched and acquires Lawrence Harvey Oil & Gas
Lawrence Harvey Life Sciences becomes SciPro, launching in UK, USA and Germany
LHi Group is founded
It encompasses Lawrence Harvey, Harper Harrison, Piper Maddox and SciPro; four specialist non-competing brands.
LHi opens fourth international office in Santa Monica, second in the U.S.
LHi Group 8th in The best Companies to Work For
More new offices and global domination!...