Red Hall Ventures invests in new joint venture: Aptitude Recruitment

Red Hall Ventures, a specialist investor in the recruitment sector is pleased to announce its strategic investment in Aptitude Recruitment, a dynamic new joint venture recruitment agency. Red Hall Ventures’ infusion of capital, central services support and mentorship will support co-founders Orflaith Fitzpatrick and Pauline O’Brien.


Aptitude Recruitment aims to revolutionise the hiring landscape by combining cutting-edge technology with a personalised approach. Connecting top-tier talent with forward-thinking companies in the training and employability sector. With a focus on delivering exceptional service and building long-term partnerships, the agency is set hoping to put strong foundations in place to help scale over the coming months.

Recruitment investment into Aptitude

Red Hall Ventures recognises the immense potential of Aptitude Recruitment and is proud to support founders Orflaith Fitzpatrick and Pauline O’Brien on their entrepreneurial journey. The investment from will not only provide crucial financial backing but also offer strategic guidance and central services support across marketing, HR, IT and finance. 

Orflaith Fitzpatrick, co-founder of Aptitude Recruitment, expressed her enthusiasm about the partnership, stating, “We are thrilled to have Red Hall Ventures as our strategic partner. Their belief in our vision and commitment to innovation align perfectly with our goals. With their support, we are confident in our ability to build a recruitment agency that stands out in the market.

Pauline O’Brien, co-founder of Aptitude Recruitment, added, “Red Hall Ventures’ investment is a testament to the strength of our business model and the potential impact we can make in the recruitment industry. We look forward to working closely with their team to bring our vision to fruition and create lasting value for our clients and candidates.

Red Hall Ventures is known for its track record of backing successful startups and fostering their growth. The partnership with Aptitude Recruitment is a strategic move to further diversify their portfolio and contribute to the development of innovative solutions in the recruitment sector.

Red Hall Ventures CEO Michael Craven said “I’m so pleased to be supporting Orflaith and Pauline with their entrepreneurials goals. They have a fantastic track record within the recruitment industry and I’m looking forward to helping grow Aptitude Recruitment into one of the biggest agencies in the sector.”