Reed Smith recruits Herbies’ facilities boss

Reed Smith has recruited Herbert Smith global head of ­facilities Phil Page as Europe and Middle East operations director.

Page will be based in the London office, where he will have ­responsibility for around 250 staff across the firm’s seven offices in Europe and the Middle East. He will also play a big role in the ­London office’s move from the legacy Reed Smith and Richards Butler offices to Broadgate Tower this spring.

Page will report to Reed Smith global head of office services Pat Hiltibidal.