Rutherford Cross Strengthens Team with New Appointments

Rutherford Cross has expanded its team in the Central Belt with the appointment of four consultants to complement its already experienced team of financial recruiters.

John Ramsay, Iain Johnston, and Nicky Brunton joined the business in January, with Hazel Wynn joining in February, taking the team to 14 across its Glasgow and Edinburgh offices, strengthening the team’s offering in Financial Services, Manufacturing and Engineering, Public Sector and Not for Profit and Newly Qualified markets.

John specialises in the senior finance market across the West and North of Scotland focussing predominantly in the Manufacturing, Engineering, Oil & Gas and Pharmaceutical markets. With his recruitment experience gained prior to joining Rutherford Cross, he brings business acumen and operational knowhow to the senior finance market.

Iain is responsible for placing qualified accountants and senior finance candidates in the Public Sector and Not for Profit markets across the West and North of Scotland. Iain specialises in building relationships with universities, charities, housing associations, local councils, government bodies and the NHS.

Nicky joined Rutherford Cross to recruit newly qualified accountants within Financial Services. He brings over four years of experience delivering exceptional talent into some of the largest financial services organisations across Scotland. Nicky will be looking after a broad spectrum of opportunities both in the Edinburgh and Glasgow markets.

Hazel is an experience accountancy and finance recruiter, specialising in the interim and contract market across Scotland.  Hazel will be concentrating on the Qualified Senior Finance market, matching candidates with opportunities in the £30,000 – £50,000 salary range.

Mark Lewis, head of CFO Services at Rutherford Cross, commented; “The addition of these three highly talented consultants has further strengthened the Rutherford Cross team, taking us closer to our goal of being the number one recruitment partner of choice for finance professionals.”

In just over two years, Rutherford Cross has grown to a team of 13 people across Glasgow and Edinburgh providing specialist support in sourcing our clients’ future finance leaders. Moreover, its team of recruitment professionals is unparalleled in its market knowledge, expertise, and dedication to creating Scotland’s first choice recruitment partner for today’s CFO and Partner groups.


Rutherford Cross is looking for yet more consultants to join its burgeoning team. If joining Scotland’s most ambitious financial recruitment businesses sounds like a move you would like to make please get in touch via email to Mark Lewis or call the team on 0141 611 7770/0131 603 8111.