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Jonathan Grimes BA (Hons) MREC

Jonathan Grimes, Director 

Jonathan has operated as a specialist international recruiter across all business sectors for more than 20 years. He has worked with leading SMEs to global organisations on their international recruitment and selection assignments across the UK and Europe, handling a diversity of roles from Mid- to Senior Management & Director level. 

Jonathan graduated from UCL in 1995 in European Business with a specialisation in German and French. He also studied for 1 year at a specialist Economics school in Kempten, Germany. He is a fluent German and a French speaker. He is also a MREC of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation.


  • jgrimes@languagebusiness.co.uk
  • https://www.linkedin.com/in/jonathan-grimes-0918892/
Lisa Grimes BA (Hons) MREC

Lisa Grimes BA (Hons) MREC


Lisa is a language speaking honours graduate from University of Warwick in French Studies (specialising in Linguistics and Business) and also worked and taught for a year in Paris. She has almost 20 years of multilingual recruitment experience and prides herself on developing and maintaining excellent long term and hugely successful recent relationships with both clients and candidates. She specialises in industries including Accountancy and Finance, Sales and Account Management, Translation, Customer Services and PA/EA roles.

Lisa is a fluent French speaker.