Aquis Search appoints Will Russell as Chief Operating Officer


Aquis Search, the leading Asian corporate governance executive search firm, has announced the appointment of Will Russell as Chief Operating Officer – Asia, based in Singapore.

Will has been in the recruitment industry for twenty years and he has worked in both the UK and Asian markets. With extensive operational and strategic experience, he has a track record of building successful teams across both the financial services and commercial sectors.

The appointment comes at a time of accelerated growth for Aquis Search, which has added a number of new executives to its team in 2017. Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Aquis Search and CEO of the Apis Alvi Group, James Hickman says, “Will’s appointment signifies the next step in an important growth stage of Aquis Search. He brings with him a wealth of experience in the market and has an established reputation for leading and supporting recruiters and helping firms achieve their strategic objectives”

Will says “I am delighted to join the team at Aquis Search. In my role as COO I will be working closely with senior management on delivering growth as well as refining the day to day operations, processes and procedures which will enable us to continue to strengthen our foothold in the markets in which we are present. Exceptional client service will remain key and we will continue to build upon the reputation Aquis Search already has across Asia.” Will reports to Co-Founder and Managing Partner Scott Harrison, based in Hong Kong, and CEO of Apis Alvi James Hickman in Singapore.

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Amanda Ansell

Head of Marketing

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