Derek Skelton

Derek Skelton


With more than 30 years’ experience in the staffing sector, Derek joined Meridian in 2017 from PMP Recruitment which he founded in 1991 and ran for 25 years as Managing Director. 

Derek turned the start-up into a major national player, that last year generated £330 million in sales, by winning briefs with numerous national clients operating in the manufacturing, industrial, logistics and food processing sectors.

Part of Meridian’s board of directors, Derek Joined the company as Managing Director of the Industrial division and was quickly promoted to CEO. Derek is based at our Milton Keynes office.