About Foresite Recruitment
Whether you are seeking employment in new homes sales, housebuilding, land or planning, or construction, or need to recruit reliable, vetted staff to help manage your development, Foresite Recruitment can help.
Founded in 2018 by recruitment specialist Richard Luffman, our dedicated team combine over 50 years of industry experience with strong market knowledge to offer honest, professional advice to clients and candidates alike.
MEET THE TEAM
Richard Luffman – Managing Director
Richard founded Foresite Recruitment in 2018 and has worked in the industry for over 15 years. As managing director, Richard oversees the running of the business as well as managing the New Homes Sales team, and still enjoys getting involved in a hands-on sales role.
In his spare time, Richard manages Cribbs Football Club of the Western League, and enjoys spending quality time with his wife and son.
Costa Sourmenidis – Director
Costa worked with our founder Richard at his previous business and was delighted to join him at Foresite to set up our Residential Technical Construction Division.
Costa has 10 years' property recruitment experience and in his spare time plays golf..... badly!
Rachel Luffman – Director
Rachel joined Foresite Recruitment as an experienced new homes sales negotiator. Rachel is conscientious, driven and attentive and an important part of the Foresite team.
In her spare time Rachel is a gym fanatic, and a fantastic mother to her lovely son.
Tia Robinson – Senior Regional Manager
Tia has been working in the new homes sales industry for 3 years and was headhunted by Foresite due to her fierce track record as a new homes sales consultant.
In her spare time, Tia loves riding her motorbike and binge-watching box sets.
Dan Sayers – Senior Regional Resourcer
Dan joined us in 2019 as a resourcer and made two placements in his opening few weeks, going from strength to strength ever since.
Dan is another footballer, playing for Alresford Town Football Club currently but previously Winchester City.
Michelle Stokes – Senior Regional Manager
Michelle has over 25 years New Homes property experience and joined us in 2020 to continue her success working for developers across the South.
In her spare time, Michelle will often be found spending time renovating her house in Dorset and loves spending time in the New Forest.
Declan Cleft – Construction Regional Manager
We managed to attract Dec to our business after many months of persuasion. In his previous company, Dec was actually hired by Costa & Richard before they set up Foresite Recruitment, and he went on to be a fantastic consultant as he is now with our team. Like many other at the company, Dec is a very good football player and plies his trade in the Wessex League.
Kim Masters – Finance Manager
Kim is a dedicated member of our team - she is professional, hardworking and keeps us all on our toes with her financial eye for detail. In her spare time, Kim is often seen playing tennis, on her motorbike or enjoying long walks with her husband and her grandchildren.
Rory Osborn - Regional Consultant
Rory joined us after spending 6 years in the Armed Forces, the latter part of that was spent recruiting new soldiers to the army. To say that he has experienced many things in his life would be an understatement, but the most interesting we feel is the fact that he’s written a book which can be purchased online.
Jaye Philips – Regional Consultant
Jaye joined the business in January 2021 to work in our newly opened South Wales office. Previously, Jaye worked in the construction industry for Balfour Beatty and that experience will help as he is joining our technical team to work alongside Costa and his team. In his spare time, Jaye is a huge petrol head and a big fan of the Welsh rugby team which will make England v Wales games interesting in South Wales.
Maddie Bray – Assistant Regional Consultant – Temp New Homes
Maddie joined Foresite Recruitment as a Regional Resourcer to work alongside Dan Sayers. Maddie is from an avid Saints supporting family and is very interested in the gym, music and socialising with her friends.
Maddie is really keen to build a career within the recruitment industry, and from what we have seen she will be with us for a long time to come.
Luke John – Regional Consultant
Luke describes himself as the Jon Snow of Foresite Recruitment -“The King of the North”, the area in which he recruits for in our New Homes Sales team. Before recruitment, Luke worked in estate agency and car sales, exceeding targets in both industries. During his spare time, Luke is a massive rugby fan supporting Wales, loves his food, a devoted father and a below average golfer.
Lena Clark - Regional Consultant
Lena joined the business from a large agency where she was also a specialist in Construction Recruitment. For Foresite, she will be working in our Residential team specialising in the placements of technical candidates into the countries leading developers. Lena is a tenacious and driven sales person and we have extremely high hopes for her in our business. In her spare time she enjoys watching lower league football, and socialising with her partner and friends as well as attending the gym.
Jo Howard - Office Manager
Jo joined us as our Office Manager in 2021 to oversee the HR and Finance and to support the Directors in the operational running of the business. Jo has proved to be an integral member of the team and a real coup for our ever growing business. After spending five years in the casino industry where she was a vital cog in her previous business as the lead admin function we managed to tempt her to Foresite. Jo is CIPD level 5 qualified in HR, Mother to her lovely son and has a Labrador called Ruby. Jo and her Husband are massive petrol heads and love F1, Lewis Hamilton is her favourite driver of all time.