Press Release - London, (29 November, 2021) 

Cielo, the world’s leading strategic Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) provider, has appointed Lisa MacLaren as its new Senior Vice President of Client Services for the UK and Ireland. Having worked in a variety of sectors across all major global markets, Lisa’s vast breadth of experience will be an asset to Cielo’s existing customers and support the growth plans into 2022 and beyond. 

With 24 years of recruitment and RPO experience across multiple sectors, including insurance, investment banking, healthcare, retail and technology, Lisa’s exceptional global insight enables her to support and guide clients to implement diverse and inclusive total talent acquisition strategies. 

Sally Hunter, Managing Director EMEA & Global Accounts said: 

“Lisa’s unique combination of inhouse, RPO and agency experience will be invaluable to Cielo and our clients.  

“Lisa is the latest hire to join the Cielo team which brings the brightest and best talent for our clients, as of course we need the same calibre of inhouse talent to meet their ambitions.”  

Lisa MacLaren, new Senior Vice President of Client Services at Cielo added:  

“The growth of the company over the past few years, exemplified by the recent award wins, is what drew me to Cielo. My goal is to partner with our clients to exceed their ambitions for market leading resourcing and support further growth as we continue to build our profile as the world’s leading RPO provider. 

“The passion and the consistency of messaging from everybody I met during the hiring process demonstrated what the company means to its employees. Cielo practice what they preach.” 

This latest addition follows a period of exceptional growth for Cielo in 2020 and 2021 across a wide range of services, including RPO, Total Talent Acquisition, Employer Brand and Executive Search. Cielo’s was recently listed as the top overall provider both globally and in EMEA in the 2021 HRO Today’s RPO Baker’s Dozen list and was named as the leading provider in the Everest Group’s 2021 RPO PEAK Matrix® report. Cielo has also been highlighted as the leader in all categories in the NelsonHall NEAT’s vendor evaluation for RPO, capping off an exceptional year of delivering strong results for clients across the globe.  

About Cielo 

Cielo is the world’s leading strategic Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) partner and industry innovator delivering RPO, Total Talent Acquisition, Consulting, and Executive Search services in over 100 countries. We design comprehensive, people-centric solutions and leverage Cielo TalentCloud – our agile technology platform featuring CRM, AI, automation, and analytics capabilities – to help our clients find, attract, and hire the specific talent to move their businesses forward. To learn more, visit