Two executive search firms from different continents, Simpson Associates and Able Fisher, have formed a partnership to help retailers and brands staff overseas operations and place executives looking to relocate across borders.
“This is a referral relationship,” said Vivek Mahan, president, chief executive officer and founder of the 15-year-old Able Fisher, which has offices in Singapore, London, Hong Kong and Paris. Mahan said he has a team of 12 conducting board-level searches in Asia, the U.S. and Middle East, including presidents, ceo’s and chief financial officers. He said his clients have included Gap Inc., Polo Ralph Lauren Corp., Mexx and Coach Inc.
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