The Needle appoints new Non-Executive Director

Jennifer Houghton WP imageIsle of Man based, video interview software developer The Needle, has announced the appointment of Non-Executive Director, Jennifer Houghton to join the team effective immediately.

Jennifer is an Isle of Man based multi-lingual board advisor and qualified accountant who has worked as a managing director, company secretary, MLRO and DO. Jennifer is a PML licence holder with a successful career in California, Luxembourg, Sweden and the Isle of Man. She has also been a longstanding Committee Member of the Institute of Directors, Isle of Man Branch.

Commenting on the announcement, The Needle’s CEO and Co-Founder Christine Tautari said: “This was an easy appointment to make. Jennifer has extensive experience within finance and technology start-ups which is where we see clear benefits of bringing Jennifer onboard. We are also looking at maintaining our current growth and looking at new sources of finance, two areas that Jennifer has had considerable success in previous roles and we welcome this expertise to The Needle. We have some exciting plans for the coming year and look forward to Jennifer helping us achieve our goals.”

Also, commenting on the appointment, Jennifer Houghton said: “I am very excited to be joining the strategic team of a rapidly expanding technology firm. I look forward to working with Christine and her team as the company continues to grow its customer base and market share.”

The Needle supplies video interviewing technology to employers and agency recruitment teams in the UK, Isle of Man and now US, South Africa and Europe.


For further comments please contact Christine Tautari on +44 7540 182 408 or email or David Gillies on +44 7810 180 549 and email