June 18, 2012 – U.K.-headquartered recruitment consultancy VMA Group has named Steve White as head of the firm's human resources practice in London. He will work alongside Emma Flaherty, head of human resources, North and their respective teams, focusing on senior level permanent and interim HR assignments. Mr. White has over 10 years’ HR recruitment experience working with firms across both retained and contingency assignments. Prior to joining VMA Group he spent 10 months in Hong Kong, working within a specialist HR and legal recruitment consultancy with clients across the Asia-Pacific region. Claire Tuffin, group managing director at VMA Group, said: “Steve brings with him a great deal of experience in specialist HR recruitment on both an interim and permanent basis, across a broad range of sectors. He has a deep understanding of our clients’ HR requirements. I am delighted that he has joined the human resources practice as his knowledge and expertise will be a real asset to the group.” With over 30 years in the search, VMA Group is a specialist recruitment consultancy for the public relations, corporate communications and investor relations professions.