Press release London, UK, 12 April 2013
REESMARX PLACES ANOTHER SENIOR LEVEL EXECUTIVE IN EUROPE
Background Screening Company Positions Experienced Leadership for Continued Growth in Key Region
LONDON, UK 10 April 2013 – HireRight, a global leader in background screening, has appointed Steve Girdler as Managing Director of EMEA. Based in London, Girdler will report to HireRight’s Senior Managing Director, EMEA and APAC, Dan Shoemaker.
Steve Girdler will oversee all HireRight operations in EMEA, with employees in the UK, Poland, Spain and Estonia, as well as a strong and growing client base. He will draw on his extensive leadership experience and knowledge of the recruitment and outsourcing market to help HireRight take advantage of changing market conditions and opportunities.
Girdler brings to the role a rich background that includes executive management, business development, marketing and product development expertise in the recruiting, HR solutions and professional services industries.
Prior to joining HireRight, Girdler served as Director of London 2012 for Adecco, and managed the company’s high profile London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games contract and sponsorship. In addition, he has held senior leadership roles with Kelly Services, KPMG, and Gabem Management.
“We have served the UK and EMEA market for over 20 years and it continues to be a strategic focus for us as part of our overall growth strategy,” said Mike Petrullo, President and CEO, HireRight. “Steve brings strong credentials as a proven marketer and business leader in the recruiting and HR services market to lead our next phase of growth.”
“The next two years will be critical for us as we launch new products and services as well as enhancements to our technology platform,” comments Dan Shoemaker. “Steve is joining the business at the right time to not only lead these efforts but also to continue to build the HireRight brand in the region.
reesmarx was established in 2000 to assist Software and Technology companies expand into EMEA and USA by offering flexible recruitment solutions across multiple disciplines. Our services have expanded over the years, as has our client base, which now includes a wide range of established blue-chip companies, as well as niche, start-up companies looking to expand into new territories, all within the Software and Technology sectors.
Operating at the middle to senior executive level, our core competency is sourcing across the Sales, Marketing, Professional Services, Operations, Human Resources, Legal and Finance disciplines of the Software and Technology sector.
We have a proven track record of building teams across multiple disciplines and with offices located in key markets throughout EMEA, USA and now the Middle East.
For more information on reesmarx and the recruitment services it offers in Europe, Middle East and USA call, in the first instance, Glyn Rees, Managing Partner, EMEA on 00442070120050 or for the USA Ray Tomasco on 0017047463679