LONDON, Jan. 6, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hudson RPO, the global recruitment process outsourcing services team of Hudson (Nasdaq:HHGP), has hired industry veteran Darren Lancaster to serve as Managing Director for Europe and the Middle East, adding considerably to its global business development capability.
Lancaster, who entered the industry more than 15 years ago, served on one of the first-ever onsite recruitment process outsourcing solution teams in Europe. He joins Hudson RPO following his tenure as Managing Director of Resource Solutions, the RPO services division of Robert Walters Group. He is a recognized industry thought leader and frequent speaker on strategic issues surrounding enterprise recruitment process.
"It's an exciting time for Hudson RPO, one of the few truly global outsourced recruitment providers," said Lancaster. "I look forward to aggressively growing our business across this region as well as partnering with my international colleagues to do the same worldwide."
"Recruitment process outsourcing is an important and quickly growing service line within Hudson," said Jon Chait, chairman and chief executive officer of Hudson Highland Group, Inc. "We are delighted to add Darren to our global RPO team."
Hudson is a leading provider of permanent recruitment, contract professionals and talent management services worldwide. From single placements to total outsourced solutions, Hudson helps clients achieve greater organizational performance by assessing, recruiting, developing and engaging the best and brightest people for their businesses. The company employs more than 2,000 professionals serving clients and candidates in approximately 20 countries. More information is available at . For more specific information about Hudson RPO solutions, please visit: Hudson RPO was named to HRO Today's 2010 Baker's Dozen list, recognizing the top recruitment process outsourcing providers worldwide.
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