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Boston Link is a team of exceptional consultants dedicated to matching talent with unique opportunities across the Financial, iGaming, Technology, and Aviation Services. We exist to find and place the best-equipped candidates in the best positions. Helping our clients achieve their business objectives and corporate ambitions, our consultants strive for continual improvement by always learning the latest developments in their sector and always being ready to offer up-to-date, expert advice to their partners.

Julian Perigo

Managing Director

Tom Smelt

Director, UK, Isle of Man, Channel Islands

Lourens Pahud de Mortanges

Manager, Tech Recruitment Consultant

Fiona Healy

Special Advisor, Boston Link Aviation

Adriana Borg Cardona

Senior Consultant

Mark Cini

Senior Financial Services Consultant

Hilda Rudbo

Senior iGaming Consultant

Anthony Murphy

Senior iGaming Consultant

Jordan Doughty

Associate Tech Consultant

Barry Malone

iGaming Recruitment Consultant

Giada Pietribiasi

Tech Recruitment Consultant

Margaret Psiarska

Tech Recruitment Consultant

Leontine Fabri

Associate Financial Services Consultant

Irena Rostkowski

Sales Support Associate

Jacob Appleton

Associate Consultant

Charlotte Seymour

Head of Marketing

Fabio Corna

Tech Recruitment Consultant

Julian Perigo

Managing Director

julian.perigo@boston-link.com +356 2226 0049

Julian is Managing Director of Boston Link and oversees operations in the UK, Malta and the Isle of Man. He was previously a director at Michael Page, where he ran a number of teams covering London and offshore jurisdiction.

Julian started his career in London and has worked across specialist markets and executive search in London, Frankfurt and Sydney. He has successfully recruited hundreds of talented professionals for his clients throughout his career, with many involving complex international moves. He spends time outside of work with his young family and enjoys surfing, running and tennis.

Tom Smelt

Director, UK, Isle of Man, Channel Islands

+356 2704 1692

Tom is a Director at Boston Link for the UK, Isle of Man, and Channel Islands.  Specialising in iGaming and financial services recruitment Tom has 11 years of international recruitment experience working in London, South Africa, and Malta. 

He has previously managed and grown a successful IT division in the South African market working with clients in financial services, Consultancy, and FMCG industries.

Tom holds a degree in Accounting and Economics from the University of Wales, Cardiff. He is a keen football player, and you'll find him driving across the UK roads in his campervan.

Lourens Pahud de Mortanges

Manager, Tech Recruitment Consultant

lourens.mortanges@boston-link.com +356 2704 1692

Lourens is an International Recruitment Consultant for our Technology services at Boston Link. Before relocating to Malta he worked as an Online Marketing Advisor at a Digital Marketing Agency. In 2011 he started his own Recruitment company based in Rotterdam, Netherlands. In 2013 he decided to move to Malta to further his career and enjoy the sun. He has since worked in iGaming for over four years managing different roles.

When not in the office, Lourens likes to spend time in the gym, leading our lunchtime gym sessions and traveling the world with his family.

Fiona Healy

Special Advisor, Boston Link Aviation

aviation@boston-link.com +356 2702 1692

Fiona has been retained as Special Advisor to Boston Link Aviation due to her extensive experience working within the Maltese aviation sector. She was instrumental in setting up and running the new division in 2018 for Boston Link and continues to grow the division across Europe.


Fiona an Irish qualified Solicitor originally obtained her LLB in London. She spent some years in the Commercial Property division of McCann FitzGerald in Dublin before moving to a small private client firm in central Dublin. Whilst there she developed an interest in private international law, particularly in the field of aviation. She is currently Managing Director of FCF Assets providing both legal and practical assistance to clients in obtaining a Maltese Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC), as well as a broad array of other advisory services pertaining to sourcing, financing, importing, registering, and operating business aircraft. She advises family offices on sourcing the right aircraft for their mission profile, registering the plane for optimal tax and operational flexibility, finding the right operator to suit specific personal and business needs, and obtaining the right financing.


Fiona speaks and participates regularly at aviation conferences worldwide. Fiona has contributed to a number of aviation journals, including preparing the Aircraft Registration Guide for Malta on behalf of the international publication Corporate Jet Investor.

Adriana Borg Cardona

Senior Consultant

adriana.borgcardona@boston-link.com +356 2704 1692

Adriana is one of our original members of the Boston Link team in Malta. She has extensive experience in Human Resources, specialising in IT recruitment where she excels as an Ambassador for Women in Tech.

When not in the office Adriana likes to spend time in the gym and with her son.

Mark Cini

Senior Financial Services Consultant

mark.cini@boston-link.com +356 2704 1692

Mark is a Senior Consultant at Boston Link in Malta, specialising in Financial Services and iGaming recruitment. He has worked for over 14 years in the Human Resources field within diverse industries. Prior to joining Boston Link, Mark spent 5 years at an international recruitment firm specialising within Finance and ICT.

When not in the office, Mark likes to spend time reading, travelling and going to the gym.

Hilda Rudbo

Senior iGaming Consultant

hIlda.rudbo@boston-link.com + 356 2704 1692

Hilda is an experienced commercial, marketing and operations professional. She started her career in sales and still holds the record for most closed deals in one month! After an extensive period in the iGaming operations side, Hilda progressed Marketing and HR, where she found her calling for Recruitment.

Hilda specialises in the Swedish market and has successfully recruited over one hundred Swedish speaking professionals.

When Hilda is not working she spends her time with friends and family. Taking advantage of Malta’s weather and sea. She enjoys diving, hiking and other outdoor activities.

Anthony Murphy

Senior iGaming Consultant

anthony.murphy@boston-link.com +356 2704 1692

Anthony is a specialist iGaming recruiter at Boston Link. He has worked in client facing roles all over the world, including six years in Australia and New Zealand. Having worked in Malta in financial recruitment for over two years before joining Boston Link, he decided to transfer those skills into the iGaming industry.

When not at the office, Anthony’s main focus is spending time with his partner and their twin boys. He also has a passion for sports, especially Irish football and rugby.

Jordan Doughty

Associate Tech Consultant

Jordan.Doughty@boston-link.com +356 9999 4060

Jordan is an International Recruiter focusing on hiring top talent for the tech industry across Malta, and beyond.

Since relocating two years ago from Manchester, she has been able to develop her skill set and industry knowledge and build her recruiter career. Jordan loves the beach and spends her spare time in the sunny seas of Malta. 

Barry Malone

iGaming Recruitment Consultant

barry.malone@boston-link.com

Barry is a specialist recruitment consultant within the iGaming Team for Boston Link. He relocated from Ireland in 2018 to the sunnier seas of Malta. He has recently stepped into our recruiter team after a number of years working in operations and recruitment with some of the world's leading iGaming operators. 

Outside of work, Barry is an early bird. His favourite thing to do is be outside and chase the Mediterranean sun. He is also an incredibly passionate football fan.

Giada Pietribiasi

Tech Recruitment Consultant

giada.pietribiasi@boston-link.com

Giada is an international recruiter for Boston Link. After completing her Master's in Human Resources and Recruitment in Italy, she relocated to Malta to develop her professional career. After working for leading technology companies herself, she now looks to develop successful careers for others in the tech field. 

She likes to practice yoga, take long walks, and read books.

Margaret Psiarska

Tech Recruitment Consultant

margaret.psiarska@boston-link.com +356 2704 1692

As a Consultant in Technology, Margaret recruits for Europe’s most renowned technology companies. Having worked in Poland and Malta, she is uniquely positioned to provide global consultancy along with her competitive flair and strong knowledge of the industry. After graduating from a Masters in Sociology at the Science and Technology school, she has spent her career working for both Citi Bank and Accenture.

You’ll also find Margaret in Malta scuba diving and teaching Urban Zouk dance.

Leontine Fabri

Associate Financial Services Consultant

Leontine.fabri@boston-link.com 00356 99993058

After spending time in London as a talent acquisition specialist for the oil and gas industry, Leontine made the move to Malta to join the Boston Link team as a Financial Services recruitment consultant. 

Known to get things done and passionate about meeting new people, she also describes herself as a sea mermaid - now enjoying the sun, sea and recruitment life. 

Irena Rostkowski

Sales Support Associate

irena.rostkowski@boston-link.com + 356 2704 1692

Irena is our Sales Support Associate in our Malta offices and ensures that the office is running smoothly. Before joining us she worked for a number of major clothing retailers in Malta, bringing her experience in Front office and HR Administration to Boston Link.

Irena is currently studying for a Bachelor’s in Work and HR at the University of Malta. Outside of the office, Irena loves nature, travel, sports and dogs.

Jacob Appleton

Associate Consultant

jake.appleton@boston-link.com +44 7928 749006

Being local to Cheltenham, he recently moved into our recruiter team after spending the last few years working within Defence and Aerospace recruitment alongside Defence’s largest, global contributors. Previously, he managed a portfolio of over 70 live contractors on Defence and Government projects within the UK and Saudi Arabia.

Outside of work, Jake is a keen musician and ex semi-pro rugby player. He has played music at venues such as the O2 Academy in Oxford and Birmingham and even played rugby in front of 54,000 people at Twickenham.

Charlotte Seymour

Head of Marketing

charlotte.seymour@boston-link.com +356 2704 1692

Fabio Corna

Tech Recruitment Consultant

fabio.corna@boston-link.com +356 2226 0056

Fabio recently joined Boston Link as an international recruiter, for the last eight years he worked in Milan as a Senior IT Consultant. He has a Psychology and HR degree. When Fabio is not with friends and family he spends his time writing music and playing the guitar.  

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