Talent International (Talent) have this week announced the hiring of Ian Buckland as Talent Development Manager in the UK.

Ian Buckland is a CIPD qualified Learning and Development professional with over 14 years of experience in the recruitment industry, having held Senior Learning & Development positions throughout the UK.

Ian’s immediate responsibility will be to implement Talent’s L&D strategy, offering existing and future employees the best possible training and personal development to help them succeed within their chosen career path.

Ian’s appointment forms part of a wider business strategy to ensure there are a wide range of opportunities at all levels of the organisation, both in the UK and globally.  Commenting on the appointment, Rebecca Trowell, CPO at Talent EMEA said: “A highly skilled L&D specialist, Ian approaches all he does with enthusiasm, dedication and professionalism. He will be a fundamental part of the management team at Talent and is the ideal person to drive Talent’s L&D strategy, which is significant to the company’s ongoing success and future growth plans.”

His career has seen him gain experience in both the recruitment and L&D sector and he is now looking forward to using this experience to help Talent’s teams across Europe. He said: “I’m delighted to join Talent at a very exciting point in its growth. As a successful recruitment company, Talent specialises in helping people advance their careers. I think my position, coupled with the exciting plans that we have to invest in L&D, demonstrates that Talent is a company that really cares about its teams and advancing their careers too.”

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Ian Buckland

Talent Development Manager