Chief Executive Uk and Ireland. @ Adecco Group UK & Ireland
CEO @ Spring group
Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) @
The University of Wolverhampton
After the purchase of the Delphi Group, a fully listed PLC of which Peter was Group Managing Director in 1999 by Adecco he took on responsibility for all the European and Asia Pacific offices of professional services companies of the Adecco Group under the specialty brand name of Ajilon. In 2005 after a global reorganisation he became
After the purchase of the Delphi Group, a fully listed PLC of which Peter was Group Managing Director in 1999 by Adecco he took on responsibility for all the European and Asia Pacific offices of professional services companies of the Adecco Group under the specialty brand name of Ajilon. In 2005 after a global reorganisation he became the Chief Executive of Adecco UK and Ireland with additional responsibility for South Africa, India, Australia and New Zealand. In 2006 Peter left to join Spring, a fully listed PLC, as Chief Executive and then returned to Adecco as Regional Head of the UK and Ireland in 2009 when Adecco purchased Spring and was appointed to the Group Executive Committee as of October 2009.
Peter is heavily involved in educational government initiatives and in 2013 was asked to appear on the Government’s Select Committee for Education. Peter is a Non Executive Director of the Start Up Loans Company, a government funded scheme reporting directly into the Prime Minister, which provides loans and mentors for young entrepreneurs. Peter is also vice chair of the Deputy Prime Minister’s social Mobility project, Opening Doors which runs the apprenticeship and internship awards.
In addition to holding a number of non-executive positions, Peter was awarded entrepreneur of the year by the REC in 2008 and won Recruitment International Business Leader of the Year in 2009. In 2010 the REC awarded Peter a lifetime achievement award for services to recruitment.
Peter has an Honors Degree in Business and a Post- Grad Diploma in Marketing. His active interests include most sports, either watching or participating.
Chief Executive Uk and Ireland. @ From October 2009 to Present (6 years 1 month) CEO @ From June 2006 to October 2009 (3 years 5 months) Chief Executive Uk and ireland @ From 2004 to 2006 (2 years) European and Asia Chief Executive. @ From 2001 to 2004 (3 years) Managing Director @ From 1996 to 2001 (5 years)
Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) @ The University of Wolverhampton From 1980 to 1984 Plymouth College From 1973 to 1980 Peter Searle is skilled in: Recruiting, Management, Strategic Partnerships, Leadership, Recruitment Advertising, Contract Recruitment, Executive Search, Permanent Placement, Temporary Staffing, RPO, Technical Recruiting, Sourcing, Talent Acquisition, Screening Resumes, Talent Management, Human Resources, Account Management, Change Management, New Business Development, Business Development, Assessment Center, Business Planning, Candidate Generation, Business Strategy, Client Development, Coaching, Employer Branding, Global Mobility, Graduate Recruitment, HR Consulting, Headhunt, IT Recruitment, Internet Recruiting, Interviews, Negotiation, Performance Management, Outsourcing, Permanent Staffing, Personnel Management, Private Sector, Recruiters, Resource Management, Sales Management, Sales, Search, Strategic Planning, Team Leadership, Team Management, Temporary Placement, Time Management
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