Technology firm in plans to double its workforce


A Belfast company which is backed by former Dragons’ Den star James Caan is set to double in size next year. Technology recruiter Hayward Hawk said it is making plans to have around 20 staff in place by next year.

The company currently has eight staff and added it has placed “over 100 technology professionals in its first 12 months”.

Mr Caan said: “The Hayward Hawk team have proven themselves, creating new jobs for Belfast and far exceeding expectations in their first 12 months.

“I’m excited to see the next part of their expansion.

“Their refreshing, personal approach with everyone they speak to, and across all aspects of the business is what sets them apart, and the foundation to the company’s success.”

Hayward Hawk director Stephen McDowell said: “We’re a hard-working agency with a forward-thinking approach to everything we do.

“The company has plans for continued expansion over the next year while still maintaining our personable mindset.”

Article by John Mulgrew from Belfast Telegraph