Biographical Information

Simon Burton, managing director of CB Resourcing

CB Resourcing ( is a leading recruiter for knowledge management positions, and works with a wide range of organizations to find permanent staff, interims and contractors.

Before establishing CB Resourcing in 2014, Burton worked for a number of research providers and consultancies serving customers in the information services market.

He was president of SLA Europe in 2019, the European chapter of the Special Libraries Association, and he is also an adviser and investor in Zapnito, the online community platform for expertise-focused industries utilized across the information and publishing industry.

Articles by Simon Burton, managing director of CB Resourcing

How to hire your organization’s first knowledge manager

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