Freddie Short heads-up Randstad's technology recruitment, spanning across six different teams in five locations. He is an industry award-winning consultant, manager and director with 11 years' experience of working in the IT recruitment industry. His speciality was originally around software development and the business now oversees senior appointments, change & transformation, cyber / security, software development, data, infrastructure, and QA / Testing. He graduated from The University of Exeter in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science with Honours. He went straight into recruitment and was named ‘Most Inspiring Newcomer To Recruitment’ at the Recruiter Awards in 2015 and was highly commended in the Team Lead category at the Recruiter Awards in 2018. He joined Randstad in 2019 and currently oversees 360 contract & permanent, delivery (UK & Offshore), solution sales, business development, SOW, client services and account management.