On the move: the latest East Midlands hires

Emily Wright, Rebecca Ironmonger, Shola Khan, Naomi McFadden

Four solicitors have qualified at leading law firm, Roythornes Solicitors, following the successful completion of their training contracts.

Emily Wright, Rebecca Ironmonger, Shola Khan, and Naomi McFadden join the firm.

Vember Mortlock, managing director at Roythornes Solicitors, said: “We’re so pleased to be bolstering our team of legal professionals with four newly qualified solicitors. We were very impressed with all the trainees and would like to congratulate them on reaching this exciting milestone.

“Like most businesses this has been a testing time. However, our end of year results were very positive thanks to the hard work of our staff and even in these strange times the business is in good stead. Our ambitious growth plans remain undeterred. Post lockdown we’re delighted to be in a position to take on Emily, Rebecca, Shola and Naomi and wish each of them well as they step up into the next stage of their careers.”

Sharon Colledge and Laura Cotton (seated) with Emma Roome

Oberoi Business Hub in Pride Park has expanded its call answering team in response to an increasing number of private, public and charity sector clients who need support post-lockdown.

Experienced customer service operatives Laura Cotton and Sharon Colledge have joined the team which handles in-coming calls for more than 300 clients including SMEs, large corporate companies, public sector and health service organisations as well as charities.

Oberoi Business Hub team leader Emma Roome said: “We have significantly increased the number of calls we handle and have consequently taken on new staff and are looking to recruit more.

“Our focus during lockdown was both lead generation and ensuring a seamless service for our current clients whilst the vast majority of their staff were working from home.”