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HFMA, SDN & ONF Eastern Branch Annual Conference | Meet our Delegates

Posted on February 2024

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​It is our pleasure to be exhibiting at the Healthcare Financial Management Association, Skills Development Network & One NHS Finance Annual Conference next week. We’re looking forward to reconnecting face-to-face with our valued partners.

Our team of specialist consultants have over 60 years of combined success in delivering recruitment solutions. Read their bios below and find them at the Venn Group stand to discuss how we can support your organisation.​

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Robert Bowyer, Director

Joining Venn Group in its infancy, Robert has had the tremendous benefit of being part of its truly organic growth over the past two decades. His journey started in London with the launch of the Finance sector teams, then onto Bristol where he ran that operation for five years. He returned to London in 2009 and is the Director for our NHS offering across the UK.


James de Ste Croix, Senior Manager

​James joined Venn Group in 2003, relocating in 2008 to establish our Milton Keynes office which covers the East of England, and of which he is currently the Senior Manager. He has worked across various markets within Healthcare for over 20 years, building long-term relationships with clients and candidates alike. He has a thorough understanding of the interim Healthcare market and places a range of candidates through various frameworks including CCS RM6277.


Tom Ripley, Senior Manager

Tom has successfully supported our Healthcare Finance partners across the East of England for over a decade, predominantly in the provision of interim and temporary staffing. Since 2023 he has become Venn Group’s lead on Permanent and Executive Search for our public sector clients, including Healthcare, with a national footprint.


Tim Worrell, Recruitment Consultant

Tim joined Venn Group in early 2023 and has established himself as the NHS Finance specialist in the Milton Keynes office. Having placed candidates in a range of roles across numerous Trusts, he is continuing to build strong relationships with clients and is assisting with their Recruitment needs as the new financial year approaches.


Chris Lambert, Executive Consultant

Chris joined Venn Group in October 2020 straight after graduating from university. Since joining, Chris has specialised in the Public Healthcare Finance market and has supported many Trusts and ICBs in the Southeast across all levels. Given the success and strong relationships built throughout the NHS, Chris has recently joined the Private Healthcare market where he plans to continue to grow and develop strong client relationships.

If you would like to book an appointment with our team or discuss your recruitment requirements, please email