Our Leadership

At On Loan Recruitment we are proud of our leadership that has in excess of 50 years specialised recruitment knowledge.

Executive Directors

David Riggall

David Riggall

Managing Director

David established On Loan Recruitment in 1998 and still leads the team from the front today. He has been responsible for many of the company’s long standing relationships and continues to secure new business.

David has worked in the recruitment industry for over three decades and he is well known in the industry and our area, having held positions as UK Operations Manager for a national recruitment company and as Business Owner and Operations Director of a regional recruitment company.

With his vast experience of permanent, interim and of contracting, he is in a perfect position to advise clients on their needs and is regularly asked to do so.

Steve Laird

Steve Laird

Group Finance Director

In addition to being On Loan Recruitments Finance Director, Steve also oversees all financial aspects of company strategy for the On Line Group, including accounting, financial planning and budgeting, auditing, policy management and regulatory compliance.

Additional responsibilities include maintaining the flow of financial information to the Chairman, the board and, where necessary, external parties such as financial institutions.

Steve joined the accounts department of On Line Design in 1996 and became the department manager in 2002. Over the years, Steve has progressed to become the Group Finance Director, working on a variety of projects significant to the Group, including the acquisition and formation of Anglia Engineering Solutions, the restructuring of the Group and formation of On Line Design & Engineering Group Limited.

Non Executive Directors

Jeff Laird

Jeff Laird


Jeff oversees strategy and development at On Loan Recruitment and for On Line Group as a whole, assisting and advising the directors with his entrepreneurial leadership to ensure that the appropriate finance and personnel resources are available to achieve Group objectives.

Jeff is also responsible for reviewing management performance, ensuring the Group’s values and standards are consistently met.