June 13, 2014 – Penna Recruitment Solutions has named Tristan Moakes as its head of its digital and social search practice. In this role, he will be responsible for bringing together the technology and strategy sides of Penna’s digital search offering and fostering a collaborative approach to digital thinking across the firm’s recruitment business. Mr. Moakes has worked in the recruitment industry for eight years in a variety of digital roles from project management to strategy. He was previously head of digital and creative at Work Communications. Pete Rice, head of brand for recruitment solutions at Penna, said: ‘We are delighted to have Tristan on board. His vast knowledge and experience will be extremely beneficial to Penna and we look forward to seeing him thrive here. Penna, a global HR services group, offers managed recruitment and assessment, executive search, executive interim and assessment, coaching, learning and development, consulting solutions and outplacement services.