Astute ‘All Stars’

We’re all super stars at Astute! We pride ourselves with our infallible work ethic and envious support network around us which marks the foundations of our company culture and values.

Below are just some examples of our Astute ‘All Stars’ we’d like to introduce to you. We’ve given you a small snapshot into their career history and lives outside of Astute as we recognise that not everything revolves around the workplace and having a positive work-life balance is key to personal success.

Kevin Over


Starting at Astute in 2013, Kev joined us to tackle the water market before transitioning to specialise in Power and Energy from Waste as a Recruitment Resourcer (now known as Delivery Consultants). 

His first role at Astute was to find the right candidates for the right roles mainly working on contract recruitment with the odd permanent roles thrown in making Kev an all-round recruiter.


Check out his journey so far…


Gemma Nixon

After completing her degree in Biology at The University of Southampton, Gemma first started working in retail before deciding on a career in recruitment.

Joining in 2017, Gemma first started working on the water desk as a Trainee Recruitment Consultant, soon becoming a specialist in her field of permanent recruitment and moving into a full Recruitment Consultant role.

Check out her career path…

Tim Norford

Tim’s career began in performing as a professional singer in a close harmony group, singing at major venues,  events, cruise ships and also by royal command for Princess Anne at St James’ Palace!

Joining Astute in 2019, Tim had worked in recruitment previously and has ample experience in M&E and construction recruitment for both contract and permanent staffing.

Check out his journey so far…

Arjun Patel

Graduating with a degree in Business Management from Loughborough University, Arj found that recruitment was a great career choice for him.

Arj started his recruitment career working in FMCG and supply chain recruitment in London before moving back to his Portsmouth routes and joining Astute in 2017.

Check out his career path…

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