Meet The Team

The EK Financial Recruitment team is full of dedicated, experienced and highly qualified professionals. Together we bring our clients and candidates the best possible support during their recruitment process.

David Kitney
Managing Director

David has been a recruitment business owner for the past 10 years and founded EK Financial Recruitment in 2012. His energy and passion for recruitment with commitment to providing best in class service inspires the rest of the team. He has an excellent ability at building long term business relationships with both clients and candidates.

Tim Watson
Commercial Director

Tim joined the team in 2018 after a successful seven-year stint working for a local commercial radio station. During this time, Tim and his team helped the station develop into the best-performing in its national network of ten and enabled Tim to broaden his knowledge of sales into marketing and related disciplines.

Full of ideas, energy and creativity, Tim likes nothing better than a challenging client brief and the opportunity to make a real difference to the fortunes of businesses large and small.

Becki Moore
Senior Recruitment Consultant

Becki joined EK Financial Recruitment in 2016, after working for our partner business Emmerson Kitney within our Sales and Marketing division. She instantly made her mark on the team and showed her passion for helping people achieve, working with clients by supporting their business growth and encouraging candidates to find their dream opportunity. Her wealth of experience in a previous role as a Business Manager, has developed her commerciality and ability to achieve and excel targets.

Georgia Would
Recruitment Consultant

Joining the EK Financial Recruitment team in 2019, after two years of legal recruitment in Leeds, Georgia now specialises in recruitment of finance professionals.  A friendly and energetic person, Gee (as she is known by her colleagues) has a natural ability of getting the best out of people and help them succeed.

Passionate about the finding the right fit for everyone, she ensures that the process moves quickly and smoothly for both candidate and clients.

Matt Scarr
Talent Manager

Matt joined EK Financial Recruitment in 2019, after working in the fast-paced world of sales.  Matt specialises in Practise Accountancy and has a strong network of local professionals within finance.  With his warm, engaging style he has a natural ability to build rapport and understand candidates experience and motivations enabling him to match them with their perfect roles.


Karen Wood
Management Accountant

Karen is responsible for providing financial advice and support to the company directors and managers to enable them to make sound business decisions and ensure the smooth running of the business. By providing and interpreting financial information based within the company and its clients, Karen provides a clear strategy to move the business forward.

Fran Williams
Accounts Administrator

Fran is currently completing her Business & Administration Apprenticeship, she assists our Management Accountant with duties such as payroll as well as supporting the rest of the team with any level of administrative tasks, she really is the backbone to the teams success.