Ashbys; a recruitment consultancy for the high-end construction sector.

We specialise in small specific sectors to provide the best service to our clients and candidates. We are not just here for our award-winning recruitment services but also our industry insight, news and advice based on real knowledge of the market sector.

At Ashbys, we ensure we understand our clients and candidates fully and measure our success with this in our repeatedly high retention rates. When taking the time to understand our clients we know that finding the perfect candidate for our clients is not just about strategic objectives and filling seats, but is about finding someone with the right personality, drive and passion for their work. Likewise with our candidates we understand career aspirations but also what type of culture they like to work in. This ensures that we boast fantastic staff retention rates and a great reputation with both client and candidates.

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Our staff

George Osborn
Specialty: MEP Design and Sustainability (Senior appts)

George specialises in Senior Appointments within the MEP Design and Sustainability sector in the UK and Internationally. Working in partnerships with some of the most famous consultancies, end clients and contractors in the world George has forged himself a fantastic reputation in the market for having access to some of the best clients and candidates in the industry.

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+44 7966 334905

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Rhys Davies
Head of MEP Design and Sustainability (North)
Specialty: MEP Design and Sustainability

Rhys joined Ashbys in early 2018, an experienced sales manager and recruitment consultant within the contractor industry. He is ambitious, brazen and meticulous to ensure our clients requirements are fulfilled to an exceptional standard. That knowledge and work ethic is now being channelled into our MEP Design and Sustainability division. An avid traveller, he has visited over 40 countries, this experience has given him a keen interest in culturally diversity, politics and cuisine - as well as being a huge sports fan!

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+44 7927 795526

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Cameron Fairweather
Head of Construction
Specialty: Construction Engineering

Cameron joined Ashbys in early 2019 as an experienced recruitment consultant, with a strong background in the MEP and international construction sector. His background specialises in placing mid to senior level candidates on large scale projects across Europe. Cameron has a personable approach to his candidates and clients and strives to build long-standing relationships to provide an exceptional level of service.  


Outside of work, Cameron enjoys all things sport, sitting on the committee of his local football club, or enjoying a nice bottle of red! 

Contact Cameron Fairweather personally on

0203 019 3599

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Rael Roberts
Senior Recruitment Consultant (Residential)
Specialty: Residential

Rael joined Ashby's in 2021, and has spent almost 14 years recruiting in the construction industry, working for some major national recruiters, and some smaller independent businesses. His expertise is in the residential new-build sector, with a focus on working with mid-senior level professionals across the Construction, Commercial and Technical disciplines.

Rael aims to provide a high-level, bespoke service to every candidate and every client, and approaches each assignment with a careful, agreed, realistic strategy.

His weekends are often taken up by his children, but he will get out for a couple of beers and an Arsenal game whenever he can.

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0203 019 3599

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George Demetrious
Head of MEP Design and Sustainability (South)
Specialty: MEP Design and Sustainability

George joined Ashbys midway through 2021, an experienced recruitment consultant with 8 years of experience recruiting specifically in the Building Services Arena on a National and International level. His background specialises in placing mid to senior level engineers within consultancies working on some of the most iconic and complex projects across the globe.

George is smartly presented and strong minded in nature, he is well organised person who is conscientious in his work and both friendly and polite in manner.

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0203 019 3599

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What people say

Ashby's was very helpful when I was looking for a new role. His knowledge of available roles on the market and contacts are of a very high quality. George keeps up to date and calls now and again to see how I'm getting on in my role. I'd highly recommend Ashby's Consulting if you're looking for a new role, especially in the Energy/Sustainability and building services sectors!”

Design Manager (MEP Mech.) at Canary Wharf

“I contacted Ashby's after having limited success with a number of other agencies. Ashby's was very professional in discussing my aspirations and then providing numerous interviews with companies that he thought would fit my requirements. I would highly recommend Ashby's Consulting if you are looking for a new opportunity.”

Associate Design Engineer at Hilson Moran

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