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Charles Hipps



Charles, a graduate from Oxford University, is founder and managing director of Oleeo Plc and has worked with many large- and small-sized organisations across a wide variety of industry sectors on e-Recruitment. Some of the organisations he has worked with, among many others, are Marks & Spencer, Barclays, IBM, PWC, HM Revenues & Customs and The Home Office. Charles established WCN (now known as Oleeo) in 1995 funding it from his previous business, Analysis & Supplies, until the floatation of WCN on the stock market in 2000. Prior to this Charles worked for 5 years in Europe, Asia and the US as a management consultant with Booz Allen & Hamilton supporting leading global organisations in developing their business strategies. Charles also regularly speaks at seminars and conferences about best practice in e-Recruitment. As CEO, Charles is responsible for the day-to-day running of Oleeo. He is also part of the remuneration sub-committee.