On the move: the latest East Midlands hires

Mel Chilekwa

Nottingham-based Formpipe Life Science has added two more members to its IT testing and support team in Nottingham.

Antoine Danleme and Mel Chilekwa will join the software and consultancy firm, with responsibilities to deliver partner support services and systems testing respectively.

Alison Yeatman, head of support at Formpipe Life Science: “Antoine’s customer service skills coupled with a logical and versatile approach to software solutions will match our client’s requirements well. This appointment further justifies our commitment to the Life Science support desk.”

Colin Swift, head of development at Formpipe Life Science added: “We are excited to offer Mel this apprentice opportunity, which will not only increase our testing capacity, but also help her to gain vital experience in the industry. Her enthusiasm, as well as approachable manner will complement the team well.”

Paul-Simon Brown

Paul-Simon Brown has been appointed as engineering manager by One Connectivity.

He said: “I feel extremely lucky and privileged to be part of a successful and growing team within One Connectivity. I began as our sole engineer and now head up a fantastic engineering team which has grown immensely in the time I’ve been here. This team will continue to grow and I look forward to developing each members’ skill sets and working with them to further their own careers with One Connectivity.”

Paul Stevenson, managing director at One Connectivity, said: “It has been fantastic to see how much Paul-Simon has developed in the relatively short time he has been at One Connectivity. As an engineer, Paul-Simon always strived for the highest standard and he expects the same as the Engineering Manager, but will always give his team plenty of encouragement and motivation. We’re excited to see him continue growing with us.”