Bird & Bird

Bird & Bird is an international law firm with over 1,100 lawyers and legal practitioners in 28 offices worldwide. Bird & Bird specialises in combining leading expertise across a full range of legal services in key jurisdictions across Europe, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific.

The firm’s International HR Services group offers both international and domestic clients a comprehensive range of legal advice across employment, immigration, incentives & benefits and trade secrets in an efficient and cost effective manner. Each of their offices are staffed with employment lawyers enabling them to provide advice on national employment legislation in addition to international employment directives.

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IBM Smarter Workforce helps organisations build an impassioned and engaged workforce to drive deeper client relationships, and deliver better business outcomes. Smarter Workforce combines market-leading talent management and social collaboration solutions with the power of workforce science and cognitive analytics capabilities, to help organisations:

• attract, engage and grow the best talent
• create an engaging, social and collaborative culture
• connect the right people to get work done.

Kenexa is now part of IBM Smarter Workforce, a leading provider of recruiting and talent management solutions.

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IMD is a top-ranked business school. They are the experts in developing global leaders through high-impact executive education. IMD is 100% focused on real-world executive development, offers Swiss excellence with a global perspective and has a flexible, customised and effective approach. More than 8,000 executives from 98 countries come to IMD each year.

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Mercer is a global consulting leader in talent, health, retirement and investments with a global force of over 21,000 unique individuals united by the single idea of “Making Tomorrow, Today”. Mercer partners with organisations around the world on forecasting human capital needs and developing the strategies and infrastructure needed to ensure the right quality, quantity and flow of talent to meet current and future business objectives. Mercer also helps clients enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of their HR functions, and better align HR’s focus with business needs for sustainable impact and long-term value.

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HireRight is the leading global provider of candidate and employee background screening services, helping organisations mitigate employee risk, make informed hiring decisions and meet compliance obligations. Services range from a straightforward verification, to a deeper background review for executive roles, and so helping you hire the right people. Their focus on candidate experience means applicants will go through a smooth and simple process to hire.

HireRight works across more than 200 countries and has offices around the globe, including the UK, USA, Dubai, Singapore and Hong Kong. 25% of the Fortune 1000 and one-third of the FTSE 100 use HireRight’s services.

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MCE, as part of the AMA Global Network, is a leading Learning and Development Provider in Europe, Middle East and Africa. They inspire more than 1,000 organisations and over 10,000 managers and leaders each year through their Open Enrolment Programmes and Customised Learning Solutions. MCE have been in the EMEA region for 55 years and their team of passionate Learning and Development professionals focuses each day on supporting clients to achieve the impact they need at individual, team and organisational levels.

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metaBeratung is a Management and HR Consultancy with offices in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. metaBeratung's versatile, top-calibre team of consultants supports national and international client projects in digital, transformational, and behavioural change. The company’s methodologies are based on science and evidence to support clients to achieve the best possible personnel decisions for hiring, development, and staffing.

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Richard Hargreaves

Commercial Director