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Banking Sector, Saudi Arabia - CEO

FSR was retained on a key assignment in 2014 with a large Saudi banking organisation to assess and source a CEO. The client was seeking a Saudi National executive that would help their business undergo a sizeable change program as part of a 5-year business plan.

Household consumer goods (Retail), Saudi Arabia - Country Managing Director

FSR was retained by a world recognised household consumer goods business to lead the development of their retail business in the region. The result was the prompt turnaround of a high caliber candidate shortlist within 3 weeks, supplemented by the appointment playing a key role in the clients’ delivery against targets during 2013/2014 FY.

Retail (Saudi Arabia) - Country Managing Director

In 2013, FSR undertook its first C-level assignment with a world leading retail organisation in Saudi Arabia. The assignment was carried out on contingency and comprised a competitive pool of 3 search agencies all seeking to fill the role with the client. After a rigorous search process, FSR Search was successful in placing one of 3 candidates it had shortlisted for the client and it continues to work with this organisation in other key roles.

Construction Conglomerate (UAE) - Regional CEO

In 2014, FSR Search was retained by a long standing Engineering and Construction client to source a CEO for. The role carried an enormous remit during a highly competitive time in the sector with the entry of lower cost players from the Far East. The result was a successful appointment by FSR Search, delivered comfortably within the contractual timeframe and reinforced our ability to deliver across a broad range of industries, utilising our localised and technical expertise of recruiting C-Level executives.

Pharmaceutical company (APAC) - Regional Managing Director

In 2013, FSR Search was retained by a large pharmaceutical organisation to assess a present a shortlist of 5 candidates to the client within 3 weeks. The extensive search process for a role encompassing a broad regional landscape, resulted in the timely and successful provision of a high caliber C-level shortlist.

Telecommunications (Middle East) - CEO

In late 2012, FSR Search was responsible for sourcing a CEO for a large Middle Eastern telecommunications organisation (several-billion dollar turnover), a client we continue to partner and consult with on an ongoing basis to this day.

EPC / Oil and Gas (UAE) - Deputy HR Director

In 2014, FSR Search was engaged on a 3 – agency PSL by a leading EPC player who were providing structural support and consulting services to the largest Oil & Gas organisations in the world. The role was created following the clients’ repositioning of the HR generalist and Talent Management agenda across the company’s 5 core operating units at business partner and Group level. The client was provided with a shortlist of industry specific HR professionals who underwent a rigorous 3 stage interview process before one was successfully offered the position.

Consumer Goods (Saudi) - Chief Procurement Officer (Saudi)

In mid-2014, FSR Search was tasked by a leading consumer goods company to source a CPO to manage a structural overhaul of the procurement function and the consolidation of a centre of excellence that would oversee the company’s significant investment across its Operations categories over the next 3 years. The client was provided with a unique delivery of 2 candidate shortlists comprising both international candidates and also localised, Arabic – speaking candidates so they could benchmark and assess the most suitable candidates to progress.