Meet The Team

We’ve built an experienced team with years of NHS, accountancy, legal and recruitment expertise to help ensure Trusts / Health Boards, agencies and locums receive the best levels of service.

As MD, Jon is responsible for leading Brookson Direct. Jon's passion for healthcare and public services is demonstrated in his strategic support in staffing healthcare organisations in the UK, Middle East, North America and Asia. Jon believes that any successful staffing solution has to centre around brilliant people that are using best in class processes and technology.

Jon Bennett

Managing Director

Gill has over twenty years’ operational experience across both the public and private sector. Her passion for delivering cost savings combined with exceptional customer service for the NHS is clear for all to see. Her responsibility is to oversee and manage every customer touch-point, from implementation to operations, technology and account management.

Gill Robinson

Client Services Director

Joining Brookson in early 2015, Jonathon is responsible for the initial engagement with NHS trusts and seeks to identify their requirements to ensure Brookson effectively meet their needs. After graduating in Business and Enterprise management in 2010, Jonathon has built up a wealth of knowledge with 5 years’ experience in helping the NHS save money by streamlining efficiencies.

Jonathon Graham

Head of Client Technology & Analytics

Lee has 7 years’ experience in the operational delivery of freelance and contractor intermediary services. A qualified Payroll Manager and graduate in English Literature, Lee joined Brookson in April 2016. Lee is responsible for the Locum Relations, Trust Relations, Medical Payroll and MI teams within the Brookson Direct where he oversees the ongoing service delivery to Brookson Direct clients.

Lee Docherty

Head of Shared Services

Ruth has dedicated the majority of her 17-year career to creating and delivering innovative staffing programmes within the healthcare and social care sectors. Passionate about the NHS and customer service, Ruth works with Brookson Direct’s prospective clients to create tailored solutions that support improvements in the provision of care whilst delivering direct savings.

Ruth Ellis

Head of Client Solutions

Daniel has over ten years’ recruitment experience across the public and private sector, including NHS clients. He brings a tremendous amount of experience to Brookson Direct in terms of implementation rigour, relationship management and service implementation at a time when we’re consistently being awarded new contracts with NHS clients.

Daniel Barrett

Head of Implementation

Jason has 25 years’ recruitment and managed service experience. He has excelled at building high performing teams whilst delivering outsourced solutions across multi-sector clients and countries. He leads a team of four senior account managers and works tirelessly to develop relationships with new and existing clients, supporting the growth plans of the team.

Jason Palmer

Head of Account Management

Terence has ten years marketing experience, both in the UK and Australia. For the past three years he has worked in the healthcare technology space – an area he has a passion for. He believes strongly in supporting our NHS so that it can continue to stay true to its founding principle of being free at the point of use, regardless of ability to pay.

Terence Craven

Marketing Manager

Phill joined the team in June 2017. As HR Business Partner he is responsible for ensuring the team meets their “people plans” and wider business strategy.

Phill Anderson

HR Business Partner

Matt is a Chartered Tax Advisor with 18 years’ experience of advising individuals and companies on tax compliance and mitigation. Matt has been with Brookson for 9 years having previously worked for Big 4 accountants KPMG and PwC. As well as ensuring our customers are operating compliantly, Matt also works closely with compliance and finance teams to ensure compliance throughout the supply chain.

Matt Fryer

Group Compliance Director

Carl is a solicitor with Brookson Legal Services, specialising in Employment and Commercial law. He has significant experience in dealing with issues affecting the recruitment sector and contractors who use recruitment businesses to secure work. Having worked with independent consultants for over 10 years, Carl has substantial knowledge in employment status.

Carl Henning

Senior Solicitor