Alison Glover

Ali is part of Orka Financial's Permanent Operations division and focuses on the transactional and part-qualified markets. Ali's specialist roles include; Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Credit Control, Accounts Assistant and Payroll.


Andy Lowden

Andy was consistently recognised for breaking multiple billing records during his tenure at a New York Stock Exchange listed recruitment firm.  Andy's dedication to excellence in permanent placements is second to none.  Andy's core markets are Part Qualified and Newly Qualified up to Financial Controller.

Kate Slane

Kate specialises in permanent placements and has worked in the Thames Valley market for the last 13 years.  Kate led and managed a highly successful team with her previous employer and prides herself on developing relationships which are beneficial for both parties.

Your agenda, not ours.

The team at Orka Financial has over 60 years of finance and accounting recruiting experience.  That stands behind the service they provide as they live the motto "Your agenda, not ours".

Orka Financial uses state of the art technology and systems to achieve truly great service levels. At the core of our business is a deep rooted network of finance contacts throughout the region, enabling a comprehensive delivery of choice and quality every time. We understand that team fit, personality and technical ability are all crucial. Understanding your specific needs and requirements will allow us to deliver you the best options in the market place.


Tom Purser

Tom joins Orka with a number of years of recruitment experience and focusses on temporary transactional roles across the Thames Valley.  If you're looking for Accounts Payable/Receivable, Accounts Assistants or Credit Control, get in touch with Tom.



Orka Financial is a member of the Recruitment &
Employment Confederation (REC), which is the professional body for the
recruitment industry.  Our membership
means that we abide by a Code of Professional Practice. Having scored 100% on
the REC Compliance test, rest assured that you are in safe hands.

Oliver Simpson

Oli specialises in Qualified Interim and Contract recruitment.  Having joined an international recruitment firm after graduating from Loughborough University with a degree in Computing & Management in 2005, Oli worked his way from Consultant to Senior Management before making the move to run his own business.

As we continue to grow we are looking to hire Consultants to join the Orka Financial team. Whether you are a seasoned recruiter looking for an unbeatable commission structure coupled with the opportunity to work with some of the most experienced finance recruiters in the Thames Valley, or, if you are a recent graduate or finance professional looking for your first step into the world of recruitment, please get in touch.

If you want to take full advantage of the current market conditions and be a part of the continued expansion and success of Orka Financial into 2019 and beyond, please contact or call 0118 334 0055

Orka Financial Ltd in Reading


Ross McDonough

Ross is a seasoned temporary and interim recruiter, having spent the best part of 10 years at a global finance recruitment business.  Ross has been regularly recognised as one of the best in the business, most notably achieving the highest billing temporary consultant in the country at his previous employer.

Experts in supplying Finance & Accounting professionals throughout the thames valley

John McIlwee

John has a powerful network of top finance talent in the areas of Slough, Maidenhead, Windsor, Uxbridge, Wycombe and surrounding locations.  John focuses on permanent finance recruitment in the East Berkshire and West London markets.  John is highly recommended as a strong rapport builder and a consultant who delivers a great service to both candidates and clients alike.