INTERQUEST - Key Persons

Allegra Walker

Job Titles:
  • a Delivery Consultant
After graduating from Loyola University of Chicago, Allegra joined InterQuest as a Delivery Consultant in 2018, bringing domain experience into the financial and marketing industries. Completing her training, she has moved on to a hybrid role focusing on sourcing top data scientists and contributing to the UK Marketing department to build out the US presence. Outside of work, Allegra has a passion for travel and stirring up an old fashioned.

Andrew Jackson

Job Titles:
  • Senior Data Scientist - New York - R, Python, Machine Learning
After completing his degree from Leeds University in the UK, Andrew embarked on his recruitment career in 2006 with a focus on Data Analytics, Data Science, Big Data, Marketing Analytics and Credit Risk. He then setup the Analytics recruitment department from scratch, growing the team to 11 people. After moving to New York, Andrew joined InterQuest in 2017 as Director to grow InterQuest's US presence. Andrew combines a genuine passion for Analytics with a consultative approach and expertise within both Full Time and Contract staffing solutions.

Ben Felton - CFO

Job Titles:
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Secretary

Chris Eldridge - CEO

Job Titles:
  • Chief Executive Officer
Chris joined the company as a highly experienced recruitment leader, having managed businesses offering a broad range of services including MSP, RPO, executive search, permanent, interim & contract recruitment, in the UK, Europe, North America and China. The vast majority of his experience resides within the global technology sector, with a particular focus on the Digital, Big Data, Analytics, Security, Strategy & Architecture and Change & Transformation markets. Chris's proven ability to develop recruitment businesses within highly specialist, niche global markets made him the perfect fit to lead InterQuest Group through the next era of evolution.


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  • Company Secretary
  • Director


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David Higgins

Job Titles:
  • Chairman of the Audit Committee
  • Non - Executive Director
David spent 20 years building Harvey Nash plc into a £500m turnover global professional services organisation with roles encompassing Managing Director, Chief Executive, and both Non-Executive and Executive Deputy Chairman. David grew Harvey Nash significantly - expanding a UK-centric business into a global organisation. With a proven track record in creating growth, David has taken a private business through to a successful flotation on the London Stock Exchange and currently advises entrepreneurs and SME companies.

Gary Ashworth - Chairman

Job Titles:
  • Chairman
  • Member of the Audit Committee
Gary founded the InterQuest Group in November 2001. Previously Gary was the founder of Abacus Recruitment plc, a group of recruitment agencies, including two in the IT recruitment sector. Abacus was floated on AIM in September 1995, was the best performing AIM share in both 1996 and 1997 and subsequently sold to Carlisle Holdings in 1998; initial investors achieved a tenfold multiple on their investment. Gary is a Fellow and past President of the Institute of Employment Consultants and has worked in recruitment since 1980.


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Keegan Jordan

After Graduating from the University of Rhode Island, Keegan joined InterQuest working on the Big Data and Analytics Market. Currently sourcing the hottest jobs and networking with international clients. Keegan's passion the tech industry has brought a unique perspective to the InterQuest team. You can catch Keegan making a wide abundance of pop culture references outside of the office.