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Candidate.ID Appoints Jane Mackie as CFO


Candidate.ID, the world’s first talent pipeline software provider has appointed Jane Mackie as Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

As part of her role, Jane will be responsible for all aspects of the company’s financial function, including leading the evaluation of new international markets and managing all partner and marketplace programmes. Jane will also work with Candidate.ID CEO, Adam Gordon on acquisitions and investment opportunities.

Jane began her career at Grant Thornton. She joins from Idox plc, where she was CFO.

Jane is a fully qualified chartered accountant, with a vast array of industry expertise built up from over 12 years industry experience. During this time, Jane has gained invaluable experience having undertaken multiple acquisitions, disposals and fundraisings.

Commenting on her appointment Jane Mackie, CFO, Candidate.ID, said:

“I am delighted to be joining Candidate.ID. I can’t wait to begin implementing my knowledge and expertise within such a fast paced and exciting company.”

“The recruitment industry is undergoing rapid change and it is fantastic to be joining a company who are at the forefront of innovation.”

Adam Gordon, CEO, Candidate.ID, added:

“Being able to hire someone of Jane’s calibre is testament to the fantastic work that we’re doing. Over the next 12 months we have exciting plans to grow our team and expand our reach across the globe. Hiring Jane is the first step.”

Candidate.ID was crowned winner of the global recruitment start-up competition at UNLEASH World Conference and Expo in Amsterdam, the world’s leading HR event, in November 2018.

Its customers include Capita, Nationwide, Specsavers and Thermo Fisher Scientific.


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