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These are the people that make the magic happen.

Our Team

Our team of Recruitment Consultants and support staff are like a well-oiled machine, powered by coffee and puns. We prioritize kindness, communication, and trust, with a focus on people, business, and transparency.

Our mission is to change the recruitment landscape in Freight and Logistics Recruitment, one person at a time. We’re not just about numbers and statistics – we’re all about finding the right fit for both job seekers and clients.

charlie godsell

co-founder & Director

Meet Charlie, a recruitment expert with a remarkable 12-year track record of success in matching talented individuals with their dream careers. With a specialized focus in the freight forwarding and logistics industry spanning six years, Charlie brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table.

Known for his exceptional attention to detail and unwavering commitment to customer satisfaction, Charlie is a true professional who goes above and beyond to meet the needs of both clients and candidates. His customer-centric approach ensures that every interaction is personalized and tailored to achieve the best outcomes.

Driven by his passion for his work, Charlie proudly considers himself a self-proclaimed workaholic. His dedication and determination have been the driving forces behind his impressive career achievements. However, when he’s not immersed in the world of recruitment, Charlie finds solace in spending quality time with his beloved family and doting over his adorable French Bulldog, “Barkley.”

With his extensive experience, client-focused approach, and impeccable attention to detail, Charlie is ready to help individuals and businesses alike navigate the complex world of recruitment, ensuring the perfect fit for all parties involved.

darren glasspool

co-founder & Director

With over 25 years of experience in sales, marketing, and operations, Darren brings a wealth of expertise to the table. He has spent the last 7 years honing his skills in the freight forwarding and logistics industry, where he has developed a deep understanding of the intricate world of supply chain management.

Passionate and driven, Darren approaches every professional endeavor with enthusiasm and a commitment to excellence. His extensive knowledge and hands-on experience have allowed him to tackle complex challenges with ease, finding innovative solutions that drive business growth and success.

But life isn’t just about work. During his spare time, Darren embraces his inner gamer and indulges in the world of old-school gaming. Exploring virtual realms and immersing himself in captivating storylines helps him unwind and fuels his creativity.



Chris brings over two decades of invaluable experience in the freight forwarding industry and recruitment operations to our team. As a dedicated professional, he is committed to supporting our team, clients, and candidates with his profound knowledge and expertise. With a strong background in the industry, Chris is well-equipped to enhance our efficiency and bring immense value to our organization.

An analytical thinker, Chris excels in identifying patterns and trends within complex data sets, enabling him to make informed decisions that drive success. His organized approach ensures that tasks are efficiently managed and completed with precision, contributing to the smooth operation of our business.

Beyond his analytical prowess, Chris is known for his unwavering support. He goes above and beyond to assist consultants, providing them with the resources and guidance they need to excel in their roles. His collaborative nature fosters a positive working environment where everyone feels supported and valued.

Outside of work, Chris is a devoted family man who cherishes spending quality time with his loved ones. He finds joy in sharing experiences and creating memories with his family, making him not only a dedicated professional but also a loving husband and father.

An avid horror movie fan, Chris has a passion for the genre that knows no bounds. His favorite films, including classics like “The Shining” and “Halloween,” are just a glimpse into his vast knowledge and appreciation for all things horror. Given the chance, Chris can engage in lively discussions for hours about his favorite films, sharing his insights and recommendations with fellow enthusiasts.

With his blend of analytical skills, organizational abilities, and unwavering support, Chris is an invaluable asset to our team. Whether he’s crunching numbers, mentoring colleagues, or enjoying downtime with his family, Chris approaches everything he does with passion and dedication, making him an indispensable member of our organization.


Principal recruitment consultant

Meet Luke Hatt, our Principal Recruitment Consultant with a wealth of experience spanning over 5 years in the freight forwarding industry. Luke is dedicated to his role, embodying a strong work ethic and prioritizing the needs of both clients and candidates.

Luke’s approach to recruitment is characterized by his commitment to excellence. He diligently works to understand the unique requirements of clients, ensuring a tailored and effective recruitment process. His friendly and approachable demeanor is an asset, creating an environment where talent seamlessly aligns with opportunity.

Beyond the professional realm, Luke is a devoted Liverpool fan, showcasing his passion for the beautiful game. However, his true pride and joy come from his role as a father to two daughters. Luke is a perpetual whirlwind of activity, constantly on the move as he accompanies his daughters on various adventures – from shopping sprees to traversing the country for ice skating competitions.

In his personal and professional life alike, Luke’s dedication and enthusiasm shine through. His ability to balance the demands of recruitment with the joys of family life is a testament to his versatility and unwavering commitment. Luke Hatt is not just a recruitment consultant; he is a personable professional who seamlessly integrates his genuine care for people into every aspect of his work.

Whether you’re a client seeking the perfect candidate or a candidate searching for the right opportunity, Luke is ready to leverage his expertise to make the ideal match. With Luke Hatt on your side, you can trust that your recruitment journey will be guided by a seasoned professional who understands the intricacies of the freight forwarding industry and values the importance of personalized connections.


Let them speak for us!

Charlie was extremely helpful and professional throughout my experience with him. You can tell Charlie loves what he does and is willing to go above and beyond to help you out in your career. Effective communicator and personable.

Logistics Account Executive

Charlie is a highly motivated individual who takes great pride finding the best candidate for the job and with me being an example, I can say for a fact he does not fail. I was placed at a top 25 freight forwarder and could not be any happier. I would definitely recommend working with Charlie if you are in the job market!

Air Import Coordinator

Charlie is the consummate professional unlike any other that I have ever worked with before. He was professional, consistent and committed to the task and kept me informed through out the entire process. Even when out of office, he would call me with any updates that he had received. By far the only person I would pick up the phone and entrust to finding me a position if I ever needed such help again! Gets top marks from me!

Logistics Account Executive


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