Specialist recruitment and consultancy company for global events and exhibitions industry, tfconnect, has opened a regional office in Singapore to serve the Asian region.
This opening comes after requests from clients for additional assistance in Asia, and the office will also support a number of recent high-level tfconnect placements in the region.
Group managing director, Trevor Foley, said in a statement: â€œWe will be able to support our clients on a wider range of roles with people on the ground in Asia.”
The Singapore office will be run by managing partner Andrew Lee, who has many years of international and business development experience in the events, exhibitions, venues and themed entertainment industries. Among the companies Lee has worked at include Reed Exhibitions, AsiaWorld Expo, Pico Group, International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions and Six Flags Entertainment.
May Lim has also joined the Asia team as senior consultant, global executive search. She holds many years of regional experience working for Reed Exhibitions and British American Tobacco/Rothmans.
The company has been working in Asia for several years, and made a number of senior level placements in the region including CEOs for Tarsus Group and Comexposium last year.