Your RecFest Hosts

Bill Boorman

Scenic Stage Host

Hung Lee

Brainfood Stage Host

Samantha Ramsay

Speakers Corner Host

Jeremy Russon

Disrupt Stage Host

Akbar Karenga

Disrupt Stage Host

Christine Ng

Brainfood Stage Host

Rebecca Foden

Speakers Corner Host

Alan Walker

Live Lounge Host


Sonya Barlow

Linkedin Changemaker 2021 for Gender, Diversity & Inclusion & Founder, LMFnetwork

Hakeem S. Allen

Founder & Executive Director, The Anti-Racist Social Club

'Google' Dave Hazlehurst

Partner, ph.Creative

Tony de Graaf

Director of Hiring Success, SmartRecruiters

Will Dempsey

Director, Global Talent Acquisition, AstraZeneca

Robin Stander

Vice President, Sales - EMEA, Appcast

Raj Gill

Talent Acquisition Manager, BT

Emma Fulton

Head of Marketing Planning, British Army

Verity Pope

Employer Brand Advisor, EY

Lesa Molinari

Award Winning Head of Global Talent Acquisition, Employer Branding & Executive Search

Toni Williams

Assistant Director, Talent and Organisational Effectiveness, West Midlands Police

Dave Vinton

Global Talent Pipeline Manager, Orsted

Jo Knowler

Talent Business Partner, LadBible

Milimo Banji

Founder, TapIn

Danny Caines

Global Talent Acquisition Lead, LumiraDx

Bas van de Haterd

Professional Snoop

Neil Ewington

Founder & Career Coach, Early Career Academy

David Nally

Human Resources Manager, Woodie's

Tim Conroy

Head of Sales, Pathmotion

Jon Daye

Customer Success Manager, PredictiveHire

Stay tuned for further speaker announcements…

Check out the #ExcellenceInTA Speakers here! Or continue below to check out the online speakers for RecFest September!


RecFest Online

RecFest Online joins up with the RecFest Live Lounge at this years’ edition. Be upskilled from talks on EVP, Employer Brand, Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging, Assessment, Candidate Experience and much more.

Exclusive to RecFest, enjoy a behind-the-scenes look from the heart of Dreamland with the RecFest Live Lounge. Hear first-hand perspectives from speakers and practitioners across the industry in an intimate and unique perspective. If you can’t make RecFest at Dreamland this year, then tune in to the exclusive talks and the Live Lounge by registering for a ticket below.

Linnea Bywall

Head of People, Alva Labs

Robin Stenzel

Chief People Officer, Outmatch

Christian Wastlhuber

Senior Manager Global Talent Acquisition, Global Savings Group

Alison dela Cruz

Recruitment Lead, Trivago

Seán Delea

Team Manager, Talent Acquisition, Greenhouse Software

Book your tickets!

We've just released the final batch of free RecFest tickets for the 17th September in Dreamland, Margate.

Secure your spot today by registering below

Event partners