Recruitment Group FiveTen announces
Recruitment Group FiveTen announces new Asia-Pacific Chief Executive,
Gary Lazzarotto's most recent roles have been at Hudson, where he was Managing Director across Australia and New Zealand. Before that, he was the Chief Executive for Hudson across Asia. He will replace Chris Digby, who will be leaving the Group.
FiveTen Global Chief Executive, John Rose, commented, "This is clearly a big development for the Group and we are delighted Gary is joining us. He has more than 20 years sales and operational experience in specialist recruitment across Australia and Asia and that will really benefit us. Above all, I am confident that with his leadership style, team building abilities, breadth of sector experience and outstanding track record of growth, he will work well with our regional management team to take our Asia-Pacific business to the next stage. It also underpins our ambition to become a truly impressive and market-leading global business."
Gary Lazzarotto commented, "With the strategic backing, the specialist brands and the regional platform across Asia-Pacific, I am excited by the challenge of maximising the potential of the Groups strong individual brands and realising the long term ambitions. This is an excellent career opportunity that will really play to my experience, market knowledge and strengths."
Established in 2006, and backed by the private equity firm, Englefield Capital, the FiveTen Group has developed into a leading specialist recruitment business, with significant operations in Asia-Pacific, the UK, Europe, USA and Russia. It now has a powerful portfolio of recruitment brands, including Greythorn in IT and Telecoms, WH Marks Sattin in finance and accountancy, Laurence Simons in legal, EMR in marketing and Ortus in human resources. Its most recent acquisition was Antal, the acknowledged market leader in professional recruitment in Russia.