James Rimmer

Director of Finance

Phone: 0208 3347500

James fits that rare but treasured profile as a dedicated finance professional with true enthusiasm for his role. With more than 23 years experience in the recruitment industry, he has been the linchpin in bringing expert financial acumen to some of the largest corporate companies before coming to IDPP - including Select Appointments and The Impellam Group.

His attentive mind leads to a structured outlook imperative for the position, holding high standards in all aspects of accounting and client relationship. He believes in timely accurate management reporting and strives to hold himself and those he works with to the very pinnacle of professionalism.

Holly Rourke

Divisional Director

Holly Rourke

Mandy Sunner

Account Director

Phone: 0208 334 7500

Mandy represents the finest recruitment talent that IDPP has to offer, her colleagues describe her using terms such as "focused, driven, engaging" whilst her client base knows her for outstanding ability to deliver results with speed and quality.

Mandy has been with IDPP for over 7 years, and in many instances has offered a guiding hand for a business as a whole, but also to her colleagues, helping them to achieve success as a team.

Catherine Sanderson

Delivery Manager

Phone: 0208 334 7555

Catherine has over 19 years of experience in technology recruitment, with specialisms in Telecoms, Infrastructure and Senior Appointments. She joined IDPP in 2011, initially working as an Account Manager alongside one of our largest clients within IT Services. Since then she has been influential in maintaining our position as a chosen resource partner. 

Catherine currently manages IDPP’s Resource Centre and fabulous team of Delivery Consultants, ensuring we provide an efficient and high-quality service to our key accounts. Her background and knowledge of our client base enables IDPP to deliver to the highest standards, for both clients and candidates alike.

Remi Sellers

Associate Director

Phone: 02083347527

Remi Sellers is an IDPP veteran, and as Associate Director is responsible for managing a team of contract consultants and supporting all members of the wider sales team. He does this by primarily identifying opportunities to support local and global companies in their search for the best permanent and contingent IT talent across the UK, Europe, EMEA and beyond.

Remi has been played a key part in the success of IDPP for almost a decade, and is a master at building global capability at regional level, providing local and cross-boundary resources for the worldwide IT workforce.


Marc Gumbrell

Associate Director

Phone: 0208 334 7545

Marc entered the world of recruitment in 1999. 22 years on, and he is still (smiling!) working with the same clients, a testament to the relationships and trust that has been built over this time.

Marc has been engaged by IDPP to assist in nurturing new logo business into the company and to take advantage of the brand name and reputation IDPP has in the marketplace.

As well as being known for his professionalism and tenacity in driving for success, Marc likes to think he brings humour and that human feel to the working environment, by not taking himself too seriously!

Outside of work Marc likes to keep fit and enjoys spending quality time with his fiancé and small family.


Mehrnaz Ghomi

Head of Legal and Compliance

Phone: 020 8334 7550

Mehrnaz joined IDPP in 2019. She is the head of Legal and Commercial department based in London.  Previously, she worked at an international recruitment firm, Pure Search, leading contracts across the EMEA, APAC and the US.

Mehrnaz has achieved an L.L.B. (Law) and a master’s in law (L.L.M.) from Birkbeck, University of London and, prior to working in-house, Mehrnaz spent time specialising in Litigation at leading law firms based in UK.

Outside of work, Mehrnaz was awarded the title of Miss Earth London at the grand finale of Miss Earth England in 2014 – an annual international competition promoting environmental awareness and climate change.

Peter Grint

Operations Manager

Phone: 0208 334 7511

With a background in customer service and management in the fast-food industry, Peter had his first taste of recruitment in 2013, and has specialised in mobile technologies through his career. With some training, and a lot of practice, Peter built a very basic calculator and calendar application to better understand the technologies his candidates and clients were so passionate about.

With a career history that includes contract and permanent recruitment, training, management, and starting a recruitment company; Peter joined IDPP as a 360° consultant focused on the iOS and Android markets in London.

Not long after, Peter moved to the position of Operations Manager, and now explores new technologies, and refines internal processes, to help IDPP’s amazing team deliver the best experience to candidates and clients alike.

John Holmes


Phone: 0208 3347500

John originally had a background in IT, became a contractor and then set up his first IT recruitment company in 1984. Having sold that in 1997, he co-founded IDPP with Laurence in 2000.
John has a wealth of experience in running, managing, developing and ultimately bringing value to companies.

John Hope

Sales Support

Phone: 0330 052 1793

Primarily based out of our Chester office, John works as a Sales Support & Database Administrator for IDPP, having previously developed extensive experience within the education sector. He is primarily responsible for supporting the updating of our ATS, but also works closely with our Client Resource Managers, Commercial team and Invoicing department to support the business’ administration procedures.

John believes in the importance of taking an open-minded approach to identify the best way to complete task and is always keen to embrace new ideas and technologies that support his role.