CLIVE Dow has joined career transition specialists DBM as business development director for the south.

He will be based at DBM's office at Solent Business Park, Whiteley, near Fareham.

In the past Clive has run his own headhunting business in Hedge End and he previously held the role of human resource director for international services company EMCOR at Eastleigh.

He has lived and worked in the locality since moving to Hampshire more than ten years ago.

Clive said: "I was attracted to DBM as from personal experience I could see that the range of coaching, outplacement and HR consultancy services offered enabled DBM to provide the quality support human resource professionals needed."