Helping you source, attract and retain top talent!

About Larry Roberts













‚ÄčSince starting out in heavy engineering with the Caterpillar Tractor Company, Larry has acquired almost 30 years' Sales and Business Management experience, including over 20 years in Professional and Executive Recruitment and 7 very successful years as Sales & Marketing Director for a multi-award-winning HR & Payroll Software provider. 

Besides still actively recruiting for a small, but perfectly formed group of clients, Larry speaks to Vistage and other business leaders groups including The Entrepreneurs Forum, Manufacturers Alliance and Ella Charity Leaders Forum on the subject of attracting talent.


He is also the organiser and host of #TruNewcastle - The Recruiting UnConference (part of a global community of in-house and agency recruiters, HR and employment law professionals and HR & recruitment technology providers); https://trunewcastle.com and is voluntary Chairman of The Bedlingtonshire Development Trust; http://bdt.bedlington.co.uk  


Interests:

Apart from spending quality family time with his family, Larry likes to ruin a pleasant walk with a round of golf, is a keen follower of F1 and is a member of a Spanish conversation club which meets weekly in Morpeth, Northumberland.


Favourite Quote:
"Borrow money from pessimists - they don't expect to get it back!
                                                                                                              American comic Steven Wright