Chris Clarke

Chris Clarke (Managing Director & Founding Partner) – Chris started working in London 14 years ago when he joined the Compliance team at Standard Bank, now ICBC Standard Bank, before joining a specialist recruitment firm where he spent nearly ten years placing roles across the Legal, Audit, Risk & Compliance sectors, ranging from entry level positions to Director level, heads of department positions.

Chris launched CLARC Recruitment in 2017 to offer a one agency solution covering clients Legal, Audit, Risk & Compliance requirements given the continued demand for firms in these areas. CLARC  pride ourselves on offering a professional service to both candidates & clients alike, giving honest advice across the board. Chris@clarcrecruitment.com

Darren Ruskin (Partner) – Darren started working in the city over 20 years ago when he joined the London Stock Exchange (LSE) in the Market Regulation & Membership teams.  After 3 years at the LSE he left to take up in-house Compliance roles covering front office advisory specialising in Equities, Commodities & Derivatives, as well as client due-diligence.

In 2005 Darren joined a specialist recruitment firm where he spent nearly 15 years placing roles across the Legal, Compliance & Financial Crime sectors, ranging from ‘Break in to’ positions to Global Heads of Compliance both in the UK and Internationally.

Darren joins CLARC in 2020 to focus on continuing the growth of the business across all sectors whilst maintaining the high standards of service CLARC pride themselves on. Darren@clarcrecruitment.com