Industry veteran Chris Adams has been appointed to the role of Executive Chairman, bolstering the company ’s board following two years of strong growth for the Australian super boutique across Sydney and Melbourne.
Chris Adams is one of the most experienced and respected recruitment executives across the Asia Pacific. Over the last three decades, Chris has led and been involved with some of the most recognised names in the Australian recruitment industry.
“Chris has been involved since the beginning. This newly created role is a natural evolution and will see him actively engaged in the direction and growth of FutureYou, beyond talent, as our plans unfold over the coming years,” Simon Meyer, CEO and Founder of FutureYou said.
“As both CEO and Founder, I have worn many hats during the company’s Startup phase. As we look to the future, Chris’s appointment will allow us to continue to build on that momentum and the positive impact FutureYou is having on the local talent market as a recruitment, search and advisory firm”.
As Executive Chairman, Chris will chair the board, and work closely with the investor and advisory group, CEO, CFO and senior leadership team to build on key opportunities.
Starting his career as a consultant with Michael Page in the UK, Chris moved to Australia in 1990 and over the following decade rose through the ranks to become Regional Managing Director – Asia Pacific, in 2000. Chris led Michael Page’s expansion in the Asia Pacific Region which included Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong, China and Japan. He also led the expansion of a number of local boutique recruitment businesses, prior to starting his own consulting practice, advising and investing in the Australian recruitment sector.
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