Meet The Team

Philip Ellson - Managing Director

Philip Ellson

Phil has worked in the recruitment industry since 2010, working for a leading driving recruitment agency as a Senior Consultant. Building on his success in the field, Phil made the decision to become the Managing Director of Multistaff in 2015. He uses his experience to provide a robust solutions tailored to fit each client.

Having a real passion for people has helped drive Philip to become an entrepreneur. His skills in recognising people’s potential and his ability to quickly understand his clients’ needs and candidates’ abilities is what sets Multistaff apart from its competitors.

Gary Satchwell - Branch Manger


With over 12 years working in the recruitment industry, Gary has the experience and knowledge to drive management roles within National Account and Business Professions across the UK. In 1995, Gary completed his National CPC in logistics and strengthened his management profile, whilst developing expertise knowledge in the driving, transport and industrial sectors. With a background of customer facing roles, Gary understands the needs for implementing strategies and building on client relationships within different businesses.

Gary has always taken a passionate and enthusiastic approach to recruitment and Gary thrives to supervise and support the dedicated team and operation within Multistaff Recruitment Solutions. This is to ensure the expansion and success of the business whilst providing a breadth of leading, professional and fully comprehensive range of services to clients.

Alex Price - Senior Recruitment Consultant

Alex Price

Alex has worked in the industry for 5 years, specialising in driving recruitment, supplying drivers to local haulage companies. Alex enjoys the fast paced nature of the sector and relishes the strong relationships that are built by working closely with both drivers and clients.

With a diverse range of clients from family-run operations with small fleets of vans up to large national companies with 40 HGVs in operation daily, Alex assures every client the same high quality customer service, maintaining Multistaff’s outstanding reputation.

Gail Ellson - Commercial Consultant

Gail Ellson

Gail is a professional and approachable individual with over 20 years’ experience in sales and management across a variety of sectors.   Working within an outsourcer company for 10 years on behalf of various financial service and blue chip clients.  Internally promoted from Project Leader to Client Services Manager within the company.  Another 10 year position followed at Homeserve as a Sales Manager within a highly pressurised environment always going the extra mile to provide excellent customer service.

Gail enjoys the exhilaration of the recruitment industry while having the aptitude to build long lasting relationships. With strong organisational and communication skills, Gail is an integral part of the team. Her commitment to the highest levels of customer service benefit clients and candidates alike.

Liane Johnson - Resourcer


Liane joined MultiStaff Recruitment Solutions in 2016 with a background of admin in the engineering industry. Taking responsibilities for payroll in the company, Liane is also at the full front of the customer service and administration team, ensuring that Multistaff runs smoothly in the day to day operations within the business.

Sam Smith - Resourcer

Sam Smith

Sam has worked in a recruitment environment for the past four years, building an expansive skill set that has become invaluable for clients, candidates and the Multistaff team. In addition to implementing procedures within the business, Sam is also responsible for customer service, administration, payroll & resourcing in the company.