Meet the team

Rory White


Rory is the founder and director of Flow Caritas and began his career in recruitment in 1995. He set up Flow Caritas because he wanted to use his considerable experience in a sector which he is really passionate about. Rory now has over 14 years’ experience recruiting for the charity sector throughout the UK and he’s built a team that he is really proud of.

Austen Ham-Howes

Director of Operations & Finance

Austen is the Director of Finance and Operations here at Flow, working with the management team to track overall performance and drive the business strategy forwards. He has been working in the financial sector for over 10 years and provides our team with a wealth of knowledge and experience.

Diane Duberry

Business Manager

Diane has nearly two decades worth of recruitment experience under her belt and is a true third-sector specialist. She is now a crucial part of the Flow family, steering the Face to Face team in the London office and taking care of all our business development needs.

Nicola Rennie

Senior Recruitment Consultant

Nicola works as a senior consultant on the Face to Face Fundraising team: running the Manchester office & regional recruitment. Before joining the team Nicola spent a couple of years fundraising in Australia. She has an arts background and her creative passion is evident when helping our clients and candidates.

Ellen Clements

Recruitment Consultant

Ellen is a powerhouse of Face to Face Recruitment. Focusing on campaigns in the midlands, the north and Scotland, Ellen rarely rests. Before joining Flow in 2014 she recruited, in-house, for a number of fundraising agencies and spent a happy summer doing door to door. She has a BA in Geography and it was studying developmental Africa that first sparked her interest in charity.

Mark Bedford

Recruitment Consultant

After a long career as a Street Fundraiser, Regional Manager and Fundraising Consultant, Mark has joined Flow Caritas to recruit Fundraisers in London and the South. When he is not at work he is touring the world as a DJ.

Akello Thomas

Recruitment Consultant

You might recognize Akello's dulcet tones from her time as a telephone fundraiser. She is now a Face to Face Recruitment Consultant, specializing in Private Site jobs in London and the South. Akello has worked for a number of charities, before lending her talents to Flow.

Melissa Whiteoak

Finance Assistant

Melissa runs the payroll for our temporary staff and assists Austen with the company finances. She has over eight years’ experience in processing payroll for temporary employees and is passionate about number-crunching.

Fancy joining the Flow team?

There are lots of great perks to working with Flow from funky new offices to lots of team socials! If you are interested in working as a charity recruitment consultant or in a support role for Flow Caritas please refer to Join our team.