Meet the Team

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Richard Bainton
Operations Director

Richard has built his career in the financial services arena within the square mile for more than 20 years. He was made a freeman of the City of London in 2002 in recognition for his contribution to the City. Richard joined Claire at Heath Appointments to develop the operations side of the business at the beginning of 2014. His key objective was to improve process and procedure, allowing Claire to focus on the Sales and Marketing aspects of the business

Outside of work Richard is a First Dan in Shotokan Karate, a volunteer for the RSPCA and being a proud Yorkshireman, is a passionate Rugby League fan

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Claire Bainton
Managing Director

Claire has worked in the recruitment industry for over 15 years, working her way up from a permanent consultant to Managing Director within High Street, Boutique and Global Corporate Agencies. She launched Heath Appointments in 2012 to offer a service that reflected the way that she would want to be treated herself. Over the years, Claire has built up strong networks within many industries, but currently focuses on Design professionals within Luxury Brands

In her spare time Claire is a passionate cook, loves art and design and is an avid collector of shoes!