Our Team
Our team is made up of highly experience recruiters who have built and managed small, medium and large recruitment teams and businesses in the UK, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand and the Middle East.

They are supported by our talent acquisition team who take primary responsibility for candidate engagement.

Our ethos is to be ethical and professional in all our relationships with clients and candidates alike and every member of the AIU team subscribes to this.
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  • Matt Mallett

Matt Mallett
Managing Director

Matt has been recruiting heavily across Data and 4IR technologies and the professionals skilled in these disciplines since 2006.


Having previously lived and recruited within the UK, New Zealand, Australia and now on the African continent, his ability to rapidly identify top talent on the global stage is exceptional. 

  • Salah ElBaba

Salah ElBaba

Salah has been building and running both technology and tech recruitment companies in the UK, SA and Middle East for over 28 years.

He has an extensive network in these regions & experience in delivering multiple complex staffing projects within the regions.

  • Irene Toerien
  • Tracy Rhodes

Tracey Rhodes
Candidate Manager

Tracy is a Talent Sourcing Specialist for a AI Unity, her depth of previous experience as a Real Estate Consultant and Property Negotiator assists her in her current role.


Shannon Kairuz
Candidate Manager

Shannon is a Sourcing Specialist for a AI Unity.

With a background in human resources and entrepreneurship Shannon is quickly becoming a vital member of our talent team.