If you are interested in joining our team of Headhunters, Get in touch with Paul Mattock to have a chat and find out more!

Meet The team 

Paul Mattock - Founding Director

Tel - 07368677684

E mail- paulmattock@oakfieldrecruitmentltd.co.uk 


Paul created Oakfield Recruitment Ltd in 2014, with the aim of first seeking to understand the strengths and development areas of the Recruitment Market in general and also to build a model where the Company could truly focus on the Client and Candidate relationship at all times. In December 2019 the vision became a reality and the business now continues to grow sustainably with Service and Value to Clients at the heart of day to day interaction. Before Recruitment he spent thirty five years in Financial Services, starting on the very first rung of the ladder as ‘Waste and General Office Duties Clerk ’ through to becoming Regional Manager for Retail Banking. He cites one of his favourite roles as Regional Agricultural Manager which birthed his love for Farming and all things connected. He has maintained these roots and has successfully reared Jacob Sheep along with a wider collection of animals. The Mattock family enjoy ‘Growing their Own’ and spending quality time together.


John McGibbon - Executive Headhunter

Tel - 07770654845
E mail - johnmcgibbon@oakfieldrecruitmentltd.co.uk


John has operated in financial services recruitment for the last 22 years. He is a specialist in Wealth Management (both Independent and Restricted markets) and Mortgage Advisor (Whole of Market and Single Product provider) recruitment throughout the UK. 


John offers a friendly approach to both candidate and client and always offer the best possible service to suit the needs of his clients and candidates. John loves all types of dancing and has performed and competed throughout the UK. Currently teaches and dances Argentine Tango, also loves indoor rock climbing.


Chris Dawson- Executive Headhunter

Tel- 07487860633
E Mail- chrisdawson@oakfieldrecruitmentltd.co.uk



Chris has specialised in recruiting senior professionals in financial services for 5 years. Prior to this he enjoyed a 25 year career in wealth management and retail banking. Chris believes that understanding a clients business and getting to know the culture is critical to finding the right candidate. 

Chris has developed an enviable network and has a track record of headhunting top talent for his clients. A subject matter expert in FS through personally working in the sector. Chris loves nothing more than cooking and enjoying a good glass of red with the family, passionate golfer and rugby fanatic.

Anne Russell - Executive Headhunter

Tel - 07960278631

Email - annerussell@oakfieldrecruitmentltd.co.uk



Having spent 25 years Leading teams at Network level within Financial Services, Anne brings in depth knowledge across the roles specialising in the Mortgage and Protection market, of what is needed to be successful and is expert at matching individuals to the needs of the client.


Anne is a fun character that builds lasting relationships formed on creating a relaxed, open enviroment to gain a good understanding of the needs of both the client and the candidate. A strong belief that by gaining a solid knowledge of what is important to the individual supports the perfect role match allowing them to perform to be their best.


The family (including the dogs!) are at the heart of Annes world and is proud of all their achievement's but is most proud that they all still see her home as the hub of the family. Weekends are a continuous flow!

Lucy Medley - Business Development Executive

Tel- 07359317337
E Mail- lucymedley@oakfieldgroup.uk



Lucy has spent 9 years in Retail banking, specialising in Mortgages and protection and has a great knowledge and understanding of what makes the perfect fit between Candidate and client.


Lucy supports Oakfield Recruitment on its continued journey to be the firm to deal with in the field of Headhunting. Lucy is a passionate and enthusiastic person who ensures existing candidate and client needs are continually catered for, and equally works to widen all aspects of potential interaction with Oakfield through Social Media and other available channels.


Lucy Enjoys spending time with family and walking the dog in The New Forest, followed by a nice meal at the local pub!


Adrian Lodge - Executive Headhunter

Tel - 07739 379893

Email - adrianlodge@oakfieldrecruitmentltd.co.uk



Adrian has an excellent bandwidth of experience having worked in Retail Banking for 12 years, gaining knowledge in all aspects of banking, including mortgages and financial advise. He operated his own mortgage brokerage, working alongside a network of financial advisers, before moving into contracting in 2008. Over the last 14 years, has has undertaken projects with Aviva, Co-operative Bank, Lloyds Banking Group, MBNA, CYBG and the FCA.


Adrian has a terrific reputation for great service, looking after Clients and Candidates and he enjoys working with people at all levels in all aspects of their career.


His life revolves around fitness, music and his family. He tells us very enthusiastically that he is "an ageing rocker who loves to lift heavy metal whilst listening to heavy metal."



Liz Jardine - Executive Headhunter

Tel- 07766 366401
E Mail- lizjardine@oakfieldgroup.uk



Liz has over 23 years experience in Sales and Operational roles across the retail, leisure & Hospitality sectors at all levels including Board and Executive appointments. This real life experience of recruiting, selling, operating and delivering across her extensive network is Liz's Unique selling point as a top performer as she totally understands leading business and what good looks like, especially people and culture fit. 


Liz's life revolves around family with her husband, 4 children and two furbabies in Cheshire. She is a member of a female boxing club and is a fitness fanatic, mainly so that she can enjoy her other much loved hobbies, her love of food and wine.