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Ryan Davies Joins Light Source People

17th February 2020
Ryan started his recruitment career in 2013 and has since accumulated 7 years’ experience supporting clients and candidates within the global offshore wind sector. Ryan has built and managed partnerships with many of the leading offshore wind developers, utilities, owners and EPCI’s across the industry in the UK, Europe, USA & Asia.

Matthew Pike Joins Light Source People

3rd February 2020
Matthew started his recruitment career in 2010 and for the last eight years has worked across the energy sector globally. Matthew specialises in the solar PV market and works with companies across the entire project lifecycle. Partnering with developers, investors, IPPs, owners as well as EPC/O&M companies service the industry. He supports these business with their in country requirements as well as on their international projects.

Lewisham Borough Cobras Win 1-0

27th January 2020
Light Source People sponsor Lewisham Borough Cobras under 10's team. We would like to wish them all congratulations as they won 1-0 this weekend. Well done team!

Light Source People open Taiwanese Office

22nd January 2020
Specialist Renewable Energy recruitment and talent company, Light Source People have opened a new office in Taipei, Taiwan in order to service its growing customer base. Speaking on the opening Adam Grainger, Managing Director of Light Source People said; “Opening the office in Taipei enables us to be closer to our clients and candidates in Taiwan and ensure we continue to offer the highest level of service within the industry. We plan to expand the office over the months ahead and grow with client demand in the region.”

Danielle Howard Joins Light Source People

5th August 2019
Danielle joined the Light Source People team after travelling around South East Asia for just shy of a year. Danielle is our Account Manager for Ørsted on our permanent division team. She covers all stages of an offshore wind farm life cycle spanning across various locations throughout the world such as UK, Denmark, USA and Taiwan.

Chloe Glogiewicz Joins Light Source People

5th July 2019
Chloe joined Light Source People in 2019 as Admin & Compliance Officer. At the start of 2020, due to her character and work ethic, Chloe progressed into the Delivery Team to support with the provision of site, harbour & offshore personnel across the UK & Europe.

Seth Hunt Joins Light Source People

1st July 2019
Seth has specialised in supporting his clients international manpower needs by providing senior level appointments within the renewables, engineering and construction sector since 2006. Combining understanding, market knowledge and integrity Seth has supported clients business critical hiring and strategic leadership hiring in providing true recruitment solutions to client partners who are looking to attract market leaders and innovators who will enhance reputations and deliver highly complex projects in challenging market environments. Responsible for originating and leading overseas recruitment teams by developing new business in unchartered regions. Seth brings this knowledge ... More
to Light source people to continue in growing their reputation as the leading renewables industry recruitment specialist.

AJay Glogiewicz Joins Light Source People

15th April 2019
AJay entered the Renewables Industry in 2018 and has become a vital member of the Delivery Team since joining Light Source People in 2019. Her knowledge, experience and network have led her to become a well-respected Consultant amongst the site based personnel within wind energy. AJay works closely with Account Managers at LSP in order to deliver the best in class talent to our client base. AJay is also in charge of all marketing aspects for Light Source People.

Kyri Castrinakis Joins Light Source People

5th April 2019
Kyri started his recruitment career in 2013, accumulating seven years’ experience within Oil & Gas and Renewables. The past five years has seen Kyri work in partnership with many of the leading offshore wind developers & utilities, servicing their requirements for permanent & contract personnel across the UK, Europe & Asia.

Keith Carline Joins Light Source People

5th January 2019
Keith joined Light Source People in January 2019. He is an experienced Financial Accountant with 17 years working in the recruitment industry.

Stephanie Kay Joins Light Source People

17th November 2018
Stephanie joined the Delivery Team in 2018 and has quickly established herself as a valued employee of Light Source People and well respected Consultant to many industry professionals. Her focus is on delivering best in class talent to our wide client base across the UK, Europe & Asia, within the offshore wind industry.

Dharmesh Patel Joins Light Source People

10th November 2018
Dharmesh joined in 2018 as Finance Manager, having worked in the recruitment sector for the past 9 years, an experienced accountant having held financial roles in services, telecoms and banking. Dharmesh is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.

Light Source People awarded contract to supply temporary staff to Ørsted in the Netherlands

6th November 2018
  Light Source People are delighted to announce a successful tender award from Ørsted, for the supply of temporary staff for their Borssele 1&2 offshore wind project in The Netherlands. Adam Grainger, Managing Director of Light Source People said, “This is a major achievement and statement of intent for Light Source People to partner with one of the leading offshore wind developers for the supply of temporary personnel. Having demonstrated our capabilities recently of supplying in to The Netherlands, we are delighted to have been selected as one of only five partners.” Light ... More
Source People were founded in 2017 by Adam Grainger, Ashley Harrington and Lewis Duffy with a view to building a successful recruitment business to service the renewable energy industry.  Light Source People now numbers 20 staff and is talent partner to many of the leading companies within the Renewable Energy sector. Borssele 1&2 is planned to have 94 Siemens 8MW turbines and is scheduled to go into construction next year.

Light Source People. Open for business in the Netherlands

10th October 2018
Light Source People has achieved SNA accreditation for Temporary Labour Supply in the Netherlands and has been listed in the Dutch Labour Standards Register (Register Normering Arbeid). This allows Light Source People to supply Renewable Energy contract / temporary labour to clients in the Netherlands, offering them a greater level of protection from fraud and noncompliance relating to Dutch wage taxes. Speaking on the accreditation; Ashley Harrington, Director said; “Gaining the accreditation is great news and a sign of our commitment to the Dutch Renewable Energy market, we look forward to ... More
supporting our clients’ Renewable Energy projects both on and offshore throughout the Netherlands over the years ahead.”

Samuel Warnett Joins Light Source People

20th August 2018
Manager of the Permanent business unit at Light Source People, covering executive search, retained and contingency permanent hires across the Renewable Energy market.  Sam has 13 years recruitment experience to date and having focused entirely on renewable energy since 2013 he has developed a specialist knowledge of the industry and a network that spans the entire project life cycle from initial feasibility, through construction and in to O&M.  Wind Energy has been the main technology over the years with significant solar, bioenergy and more recently storage as well.

Light Source People selected as supplier of contract manpower to Innogy

1st August 2018
Light Source People has been added to the contract recruitment preferred supplier list of Innogy UK. Speaking on the listing, Adam Grainger, Managing Director of Light Source People said; “I am proud to be listed as a supplier to Innogy UK. We look forward to supplying Innogy UK with the leading contract workers within the Renewable Energy industry. It is testament to the teams hard work and dedication that within eight months of establishing our business we have been listed as a supplier to a leading developer such as Innogy. ... More
We look forward to supporting their Renewable Energy projects over the years ahead.”

Light Source People wins Red Rock SDIC recruitment tender

10th April 2018
Light Source People has been chosen as one of three suppliers to support Red Rock SDIC with their permanent and contract recruitment for their upcoming Inchcape and other renewable energy projects. Speaking on the appointment Ashley Harrington, Director of Light Source People said; “Red Rock SDIC have ambitious growth plans within the UK and wider global Renewable Energy market, we look forward to supporting the business in attracting the best talent to support them in achieving their goals.”

Andy McLoughlin Joins Light Source People

20th March 2018
Andy has been active within the offshore wind industry since 2014, in the capacity of Account Manager for key offshore wind developers & utilities such as Innogy, Ørsted & E-ON, across the UK & Europe. Andy is also responsible for the training and management of LSP’s delivery team, to support with the service of our key client accounts. Prior to this, Andy spent a number of years within the media / publishing industry.

Light Source People open Edinburgh office

8th February 2018
The specialist Renewable Energy recruitment and talent company, Light Source People have opened a new office in Scotland in order to service its growing Scottish customer base. Speaking on the opening Lewis Duffy, Director of Light Source People said; “Opening the office in Edinburgh enables us to be closer to our clients and candidates in Scotland and ensure we continue to offer the highest level of service within the industry. We plan to expand the office over the months ahead and grow with client demand in the region. Scotland is an ... More
excellent renewable energy market and one we wish to be a part of over the years ahead”

Dennie Aris Joins Light Source People

8th November 2017
Dennie joined the business in 2017 following graduation from the University of Portsmouth with a 2:1 BSc in Sport & Exercise Science. During the past two years, Dennie has serviced a wide range of LSP’s clients across all phases of the wind & subsea cable industry. Dennie is now proud to manage an established client base and focuses his time on establishing new partnerships within the industry.

Ashley Harrington Joins Light Source People

21st August 2017
Ashley is the co-Founder & Divisional Director of Light Source People. He has been working within the Renewable Energy industry since 2011. Ashley consults for many of the leading developers, utilities, owners & EPCI’s across the industry, in particular within wind energy. At Light Source People, Ashley is responsible for the direction & management of the contract recruitment division, with a proud client base to support, spanning across the UK, Europe, Asia, USA & Australia.

Light Source People awarded framework to supply DONG energy with permanent recruitment solutions

18th July 2017
Light Source People have been awarded a framework contract to supply DONG Energy with permanent recruitment services in the UK. Speaking on the appointment Adam Grainger, Managing Director of Light Source People said; “We look forward to supplying Ørsted with best in industry service levels and talent to match what is undoubtably the global leader in Offshore Wind. Securing clients such as DONG Energy is indicative of our service and performance levels and testament to our ambition to become the best Renewable Energy recruitment supplier worldwide”.

Lewis Duffy Joins Light Source People

3rd July 2017
Lewis is the co-founder and Sales Director of Light Source People, he has over 9 Years’ experience within the UK and International Renewable Energy Industries providing staffing solutions to a variety of partners.  Lewis is highly competent in managing and leading multi-functional teams globally, his team’s specialise in supporting companies active in the manufacture, installation and maintenance of WTG’s, Foundations and associated Plant within the Wind sector.  At Light Source People Lewis is responsible for the day to day operations, Business Development and the Strategic Planning & Implementation of Light ... More
Source People’s offering across EMEA, ASIAPAC and the AMERICAS. Lewis is a keen golfer and lives in Surrey with his wife and two sons.

James Stevens Joins Light Source People

15th May 2017
James graduated from the University of Kent with a Bachelor of Laws LLB. Following graduation, James spent several years working within the construction, haulage & heavy transportation sectors, during which time, he gained a strong understanding of the engineering and commercial aspect of large scale construction projects. James joined Light Source People in 2017 and has quickly progressed to become a key Account Manager for a major installation & service company within the wind industry, spanning across the globe.

Adam Grainger Joins Light Source People – LSP Established

3rd January 2017
Light Source People opens for business - Introducing the Co Founder Adam Grainger Adam is the co-founder and Managing Director of Light Source People. Starting his career in the recruitment industry in 1997, for the past 2 decades Adam has been connecting talented professionals with companies operating within the Energy & Engineering sector.  Understanding his customers, the wider industry and the motivations of the people working within it, have been key to Adam’s success – This ethos resonates throughout Light Source People and is the cornerstone of our business. For the past decade, ... More
Adam has worked exclusively with customers in the Renewable Energy & Transmission sector. Adam has vast global experience, working with Renewable Energy clients throughout Europe, Americas and Asia. Founded LSP in 2017 bringing together some of the leading players in our field to form LSP.