Martin Edmondson

Martin founded Gradcore, and over the last decade has led a wide range of graduate recruitment and employability projects. These include running global graduate schemes for a range of large employers, delivering employability performance improvement in universities, and chairing the UK and European Graduate Employment Conferences. He also helped to establish the ‘city graduate scheme’ concept that helps places to attract and retain graduates more effectively. Martin is a Director of the Institute for Student Employers – and co-chairs the Research and Policy committee. He has also advised the UK government and the EU on graduate recruitment, written for a wide range of newspapers, journals and websites, and has spoken regularly at conferences across the UK, Europe and US on graduate recruitment and employability.