About Us

Akorn Recruitment was established in January 2000.  Based in central East Grinstead, we have grown our client base extensively over the years and a 20 mile radius from our offices.

Your Contacts

Alison Marshall
Alison Marshall17 years locally as a Recruitment Consultant. Previously, 7 years Human Resource experience and Personnel Manager for a local engineering company. Additionally IPD qualified.
Alison has always lived in the East Grinstead area and was a former pupil at Imberhorne School.  She has 2 sons who are currently attending university.
Alison enjoys working in the recruitment industry and takes great satisfaction in finding the right jobs for people and fulfilling her clients’ needs.



Karen Pollard
Karen Marshall16 years locally as a Recruitment Consultant. Prior to this worked for 7 years as a Human Resource Officer/Manager for a City bank. Also obtained Management Foundation qualification.
Karen was originally from the Croydon area and moved to East Grinstead in 1990 and continued to travel to London for many years in her HR role.  Subsequently moved into recruitment after having children.  She has two daughters both who have successful careers.
“I thoroughly enjoy working in recruitment, meeting people, assessing their skills and abilities and matching them to local employers.  Our success has come from our experience and expertise.”