Manchester, UK (PRWEB UK) 26 November 2013
The office will be home to their successful team of six who focus on the Benelux region. Amsterdam is considered one of the world’s great cities and their presence there is indicative of their desire to be part of a global stage from The Netherlands.
Other current expansion plans are based around bringing in more team members to the original HQ in Manchester as well as into the London office. These are in addition to offices based around the world in France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland and Switzerland.
As a company Oliver James have come on hugely since the conception in 2002 when started by childhood friends Oliver Castle, James Rodgers and Nick Godson. The focus has previously been on supplying insurance firms with Accountancy candidates but has since then moved into other areas such as Actuarial, Risk and Compliance. They are now recognised as the world’s largest and most successful Actuarial specialist.
In the past three years alone the head count has grown phenomenally, quadrupling from 32 team members to the 120 today. It’s also been a time of incredible increase in turnover, from £17.5million in 2010 to £46.6million this year.
Oliver James have recently received recognition for this growth at the Manchester Evening News Business of the Year Awards (M.E.N Awards) when they won in the £25-50m category. The judges said they were impressed with the rapid rise of the business and they had every faith that their ambitious future growth plans would be realised.