Meet our leadership team.

Amir Al-Ajooz is Director of Sales Operations at Aerotek. Amir is responsible for leading Aerotek’s European Life Sciences division, including Belgium and Germany.

With almost 10 years’ experience in the recruitment industry, Amir originally joined Allegis Group EMEA as a recruiter with Aston Carter where he swiftly progressed his career. He later moved to the Manchester office to grow the TEKsystems business before taking up his current role with Aerotek in 2015. 

As Director of Sales Operations, Amir is responsible for the long term strategic direction of the business, the day-to-day operations of a team of high performing sales people and delivery to Aerotek’s clients. Under his leadership the business has grown from strength to strength. Amir believes this success is down to strong customer focus and relationship building with candidates and clients alike.

Amir holds a first class Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Business Management from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Amir comes from Welsh-Iraqi heritage. Unfortunately for him he is also a Newcastle United season ticket holder!


Abby Fox is a Senior Consultant within Aerotek’s Life Sciences division. She works with Medical Affairs and Clinical Operations professionals, helping to place them in permanent roles within their respective fields throughout Europe. Abby treats all her candidates and clients to excellent customer service, honesty, guidance and dedication and she has built her network by nurturing relationships and through referrals.  

Abby thoroughly qualifies her candidates for appropriate roles, meeting with them and checking their references before progressing them to interviews. In so doing, she builds an accurate personal and professional profile, cross-referencing their soft skills and cultural fit with her clients’ needs. It is imperative to her that she is placing the right candidate in the right role.

Abby will communicate constantly throughout the process with the candidate and all parties to provide feedback and advice. She will manage the entire interview process on behalf of her clients’ as it’s her ultimate goal that both her candidate and her client enjoy a positive experience and maintain a good impression of both herself and Aerotek. 

Prior to joining Aerotek, Abby loved her time as a Team Leader with TUI Travel in Europe before settling in London.


Navid Gholampour joined Aerotek’s Life Sciences division as Senior Consultant from TEKsystems and comes with five years’ experience in the recruitment industry. He specialises in placing contractors in the life sciences with a special focus on regulatory affairs. 

Navid’s clients include the Vice Presidents and Heads of Departments at pharmaceutical, medical device and clinical research organisations. He takes the time to understand their cultural and team fit requirements before contacting relevant contract professionals. 

Navid builds excellent relationships with his contractors and is always on hand to assist in any way he can to facilitate an exceptional experience with Aerotek. He also always ensures he is placing the ideal candidate in the right position.

Navid holds a Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Business Management and is a recipient of the Allegis Group Purpose Award for going above and beyond for his clients and contractors.


Billy Hayes is a Senior Consultant within Aerotek’s Life Sciences division, specialising in placing permanent positions within Regulatory Affairs and Medical Writing. 

Billy is accomplished at understanding the needs of his clients, streamlining processes and following through on commitments. Because of these qualities, his clients can rest assured knowing that they are only interviewing the most appropriate candidates for their recruitment needs. This attitude to the recruitment process has resulted in high levels of client satisfaction, the maintenance of an excellent client portfolio and consistent, long-term relationships.

Billy applies the same levels of respect to his relationships with his candidates. He takes the time to fully understand their long-term career goals and endeavours to help them achieve their ambitions.

Billy’s team focuses on hard-to-place requirements, thereby proving their drive to deliver on their commitments to both client and candidate. 

Billy holds a Bachelor of Art in Creative Writing and English from Edge Hill University.