One of our key considerations was to recruit a senior executive with proven ability in building successful businesses. Steve has this experience and understands the challenges and rewards inherent in establishing business in the Asia Pacific region.
Dedham, MA (Vocus) November 5, 2010
International recruitment company Advantage Resourcing is pleased to announce the launch of new operations in Singapore, under its Advantage Professional division.
Graeme Maude, CEO of Advantage Professional said, “We are delighted to take this opportunity to develop our business in such an exciting growth market. This represents an important step in our group’s overall strategy of establishing Advantage Professional as a recruitment partner of choice within the European, US and Asia Pacific geographies. This move is driven by the increasing demand of our customers for solutions on a global basis.”
The new operations will be directed by Steve Plant, who brings fifteen years of recruitment experience within Asia Pacific markets, with specific focus on the building and management of multi-site international operations.
Graeme said, “One of our key considerations was to recruit a senior executive with proven ability in building successful businesses. Steve has this experience and understands the challenges and rewards inherent in establishing business in the Asia Pacific region.”
The Singapore office location represents the next step in Advantage Resourcing’s expansion. With operations already established in the United Kingdom, United States, Japan, China and Australia, the company is expanding its product offering to provide Accounting & Finance, Banking & Financial Services, Information Technology, Engineering and Sales & Marketing recruitment services around the globe.
In the longer term, Advantage Professional will expand further in key financial centers within Asian and European markets.
About Advantage Professional
Advantage Professional provides qualified personnel for a variety of positions including accountants, banking professionals, HR specialists, business support and legal staff on a temporary and permanent hire basis. Advantage Professional offers expert market knowledge with offices spanning the UK, US, Asia and Australia. Its global presence also means that it can support client expansion or relocation plans. Divisions include Accounting & Finance, Banking & Financial Services, Executive Assistants & Business Support, Human Resources, Executive Search and Legal.
Advantage Professional is part of the Advantage Resourcing group, which is among the ten largest staffing firms in the world with over $3 billion turnover and 250 offices globally. The group specializes in providing talent in the following recruitment areas: Engineering/Technical, Information Technology, Scientific, Finance/Accounting, Human Resources, Clerical and Light Industrial. The group’s 7,000 customers include many of the world’s leading banking, technology and industrial companies. Worldwide, the group manages approximately 30,000 temporary staff, and directly employs over 2,000 people.