Mark Lewis and Jamie Livingston of Livingston James Group (by Martin Shields)

SCOTTISH executive search and talent advisory business Livingston James Group has appointed Mark Lewis to its board of directors.   He also becomes a shareholder of the business.

Mark, who joined the Group in 2011, has been instrumental in building its senior finance recruitment offering and has led its financial recruitment brand, Rutherford Cross, since its inception in 2013.

Commenting on his appointment, Mark Lewis said; “It has been a privilege to play a part in growing the Livingston James Group into the business it is today.  I am hugely excited to take on the role of board director, and look forward to the challenges and opportunities it will present.”

Livingston James Group Chairman and CEO Jamie Livingston commented; “Mark has made a real impact on the Group in the time he has been with us, particularly in the development of our finance recruitment brand, Rutherford Cross.

“I am confident that his appointment to the board will have a positive impact on the future of our business as we look to the next 10 years.”

Livingston James Group was established in 2010.  It employs 35 people across its offices in Glasgow and Edinburgh.