Darren Lancaster

Chief Executive Officer,
EMEA

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Starting his career in 1997, Darren worked on one of the first RPO solutions in the recruitment sector. Having worked within the sector since leaving university, he quickly became a recognised leader, and in 2010 he joined Hudson RPO EMEA as the Manging Director, ultimately being promoted into his current role of CEO.

Under Darren’s leadership the EMEA business has flourished creating a culture where ‘curiosity’ is embraced and employees’ ideas are valued, expanded, and delivered. Darren has created a strong leadership team that deliver some of the most innovative solutions in the sector through a people-led approach.

Through Darren’s strategy, the Hudson RPO EMEA regional footprint has grown exponentially as has the business’ reputation as a leading recruitment outsourcing provider. Most recently the team created one of the first RPO solutions to North Africa further developing our EMEA delivery capabilities.

The culture that Darren has created is that our people are our most valuable asset, and the way in which we nurture, develop, and retain them is testament to the very core of Hudson RPO.