Thea Parry joins Forward Role Recruitment

Forward Role, the North West’s leading Marketing and Digital agency is pleased to announce the appointment of Thea Parry.

Thea joins from Michael Page and will be responsible for the Professional Services marketing and business development recruitment function of the business.

Thea was an international level swimmer in her university days before working agency side for creative brand agency Champions U.K. She also brings a wealth of marketing recruitment experience to the business having spent over ten years in the sector.

Steve Thompson, Managing Director of Forward Role is delighted with her addition to the team; “Thea is someone who I used to compete against in my early days in recruitment, so I know first-hand how well respected she is by candidates and clients alike. She fits perfectly into the Forward Role consultant mould of industry served marketers turned recruiters. The opportunity to extend our professional and business services offering with such a well-connected and skilled recruiter is another important step in our continued growth. We have doubled in size in the last 12 months and have ambitious growth plans to continue at a similar pace.”   

Thea commented: “I’m thrilled to join Forward Role. They are a brand that I have admired from afar and the business is investing and growing into new and exciting areas. This has given me the opportunity to grow this part of the business and challenge myself whilst remaining in an area I know very well. I’m excited to make a real impact in the Professional Services sector across the North West”. 


The business has further strengthened their ranks this month with the appointment of Henna Baig into a Junior Consultant position. Henna joins from Vertical IT.