Karen Silk


Karen is passionate about the recruitment industry, and has over 30 years’ experience in our niche markets; engineering and technology. She is particularly interested in encouraging young people to consider a career in engineering. Outside of work every spare moment it spent with her horses, dogs, and spending time with friends and family.

Graham Rees


Graham has many years’ experience working as a software engineer and project manager in the defence, aerospace and telecommunications sectors.  He looks after all technology aspects of the business. In his spare time Graham is a keen cyclist and Strava user, always training for cycling trips to mountainous regions across Europe.

Hazel Constantine

Operations Manager

Hazel has been with Capital for over 15 years, she is the backbone and knowledgebase of the company for all things operational. From ensuring compliance, to making sure we don’t run out of coffee and organising the all-important Christmas party! In her spare time she loves socialising and village life.

Claire Hunter

Managing Consultant

Space and Satellite

Claire has 12 years recruitment experience, including 8 years with Capital International. Working as Managing Consultant within the Space & Satellite division, Claire focuses predominantly on the European Space market. In her spare time, Claire loves to travel and has been to over 40 countries, spanning 6 continents… only Antarctica remains!

Monika Pawlak

Senior Recruitment Consultant

Aerospace, Defence & Automotive

Monika is a specialist consultant within Capital’s aerospace, defence and automotive team. She uses her 10 years’ of technology recruitment experience to successfully manage the key clients across the those sectors and identify scarce skill sets across Europe. In her spare time she enjoys experimenting in the kitchen and spending time with her young family.

Matt Atkins

Recruitment Consultant

Matt joined the Capital Team in 2018 as a delivery consultant working across all our sectors. He has since specialised into the Space and Satellite sector, working on both the candidate and client side. Outside of work, Matt plays cricket and has spent a number of years as both captain and a youth coach, he also loves football and supports Arsenal.

Yasmin Hamdy

Delivery Consultant

Yasmin joined the Capital team in 2018, after graduating from University with a law degree and spending some time working as a fraud investigator. At Capital she works as a Delivery Consultant for the Space and Satellite industry. In her free time, Yasmin enjoys partying, having a laugh and socialising. She also enjoys going on holidays with her friends.

Jenny Spencer

Senior Finance Assistant

Jenny first joined Capital in 2001, and after a brief venture elsewhere in 2005 she returned in 2006 as a Senior Finance Assistant. She primarily looks after Capital’s contractors, making sure they get paid on time. Jenny spends most of her spare time with her family, often being the usual ‘taxi’ driver that most parents are!

Kelly Collett

Finance Assistant

Kelly has been with Capital for 18 years and has been working in the Finance Department for all that time. She is responsible for maintaining the Purchase Ledger daily, as well as expenses, credit checks and monthly reporting. In her spare time she goes to Zumba and Zumba Strong classes and runs around taking her son to Basketball, she also like to go camping with friends in their campervans!

Sophie Rees

Marketing Manager

Sophie joined the Capital Team in 2017 after graduating, she is responsible for Capital’s digital presence. Her days are spent fiddling with the Capital website, scheduling posts, and organising various marketing campaigns. In her spare time she competes nationally with her horses, and enjoys reading and running.


Office Dog

Teddy has been a valued member of the Capital Team since June 2017. He spends his days at work chewing toys, playing fetch, sleeping, and having cuddles. In his spare time he enjoys long walks, tennis balls and playing with his much bigger brothers at home.

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