Our Team

Our team is the foundation to our success. Each staff member offers an unparalleled knowledge of multiple sectors of recruitment. When this expertise is coupled with industry experience and over fifteen years with Class 1, the perfect combination is formulated. For this reason, we really believe we’re the best in our field. See for yourself:

Senior Management

Daniel MacAuliffe

Managing Director

Founder and Managing Director of Class 1 Personnel, a hands-on problem solver with a high rate of achievement, Daniel has been committed to the growth of the company and has influenced its direction from the beginning, with his love for new challenges continuing to move the company forward.
Daniel MacAuliffe - Managing Director

Bernadette Collins

Operations Director

With Class 1 since the beginning, Bernadette was appointed as Operations Director in 1999. Overseeing the day to day operations of the company, ensuring it runs as smoothly and effectively as possible. Constantly reviewing company procedures and protocols to ensure highest level of service is maintained.
Bernadette Collins - Operations Director

Rob Harris

Sales Director

Since being appointed as Sales Director in 2012 Rob has used his wealth of experience in National Account Management, Business Development and Recruitment Process to forge long term business relationships with many of the UK’s biggest hospitality and facilities providers, and has built a solid reputation for creating bespoke staffing solutions with a strong focus on responsible practice.
Rob Harris - Sales Director

Elaine Hannon

HR Manager

Joining Class 1 Personnel in early 2009, Elaine soon became an integral part of the team as Human Resource Manager. Playing a key role in ensuring all process & systems are used to maintain the commitments we make to both our clients and staff. Also ensuring that all legislative and corporate changes are followed thoroughly, necessary for success in the current competitive business environment.
Elaine Hannon - HR Manager

Padma Akella

Finance Manager

With Class 1 since its start up in 1999. As a qualified Chartered Account, Padma heads up the Class 1 accounts team. As well as providing invaluable support and advice to the management team, not only on financial matters but on all matters relating to business improvement.
Padma Akella - Finance Manager

Heathrow Consultants

Irfan Ahmed

Recruitment Consultant

With Class 1 since 2005, Irfan specialises in providing staffing for airport & air freight businesses. Providing the best quality warehouse and logistics staff appears to be second nature to Irfan. His ability to provide competent, highly trained and fully compliant airport staff is second to none.

Auben Dique

Recruitment Consultant

With Class 1 since 2010, Auben carries over 20 years of experience in providing HGV, Hiab and Moffett drivers to clients of all sizes. With a troop of loyal, professional and highly qualified drivers behind him, Auben is the go-to guy for transport managers throughout London and the UK.

Hardeev Reehal

Recruitment Consultant

Joining Class 1 in 2010 alongside Auben, Hardeev brought years of experience providing the transport and logistics industry with the best HGV, Hiab and Moffett drivers in the country. Not limited to the transport industry, Hardeev has proven himself to be versatile and reliable for all recruitment needs.

Shahera Rahemtulla

Recruitment Consultant

With Class 1 since 2006, Shahera’s professional approach and ability to accommodate all staffing needs has helped her grow her loyal clientele hugely over the last 8 years. Specialising in 7.5 tonne drivers, multi drop drivers and engineering professionals throughout London and the UK.

Hammersmith Consultants

Angela Sabaroche

Divisional Manager

Angela brings a wealth of recruitment knowledge to the Hammersmith branch of Class 1. Her success as a recruitment consultant in the facilities management sector was soon acknowledged as she was quickly promoted to Divisional Manager for the group.

Esther Isaac

Recruitment Consultant

Joining the team alongside Angela in 2013, Class 1 gained a dynamic duo in Esther and Angela. With years of experience working together successfully supplying large facilities contracts with temporary and permanent cleaners, security personnel, porters and more.

Suki Sangha

Recruitment Consultant

While Suki is a relative newcomer to the Class 1 talent pool, Suki has a lifetimes experience in hospitality & catering and has found his niche in recruitment and sales at our Hammersmith Hospitality Division. He has a penchant for process, and first class service and when he’s not discussing food and service with our clients or in the office he loves nothing better than sampling food and service – in fact we don’t think Suki ever goes home. For expert knowledge and talent in Hospitality Staffing, Suki is quickly establishing himself as the go-to man in West London.