“Making sure the hiring process is continuously moving is fundamental to what we do. I look for bottlenecks in the process, identify what is slowing things down and alleviate pressure to ensure hires are made in a smooth and efficient manner.”
Andrew Barnes joined Page Outsourcing in January 2022 after meeting with Global Managing Director Olly Harris in early 2020. Although COVID delayed his onboarding process, the chance to work with somebody so a highly regarded in the field, combined with the backing of an extremely successful global organisation, was immediately appealing.
After studying politics at Southampton University and 5 years in a within the recruitment agency space, Andrew moved into the world of RPO where he did everything from 360º recruitment business partner roles, to project management on a number of transformation and migration projects.
On joining Page Outsourcing he began remotely managing operations for NDB Bank in Shanghai, and has since taken on several more APAC accounts including Sun Life and EY in the Philippines, and Kerry Group in Kuala Lumpur, as team leader. Known for his dedication to process change, process improvement, open and honest communication, and passion for developing people, Andrew thrives on creating innovative solutions that put organisations, and individuals in APAC, on a growth trajectory.
He still keeps a close eye on current affairs, and loves exploring the numerous trails of Hong Kong with his miniature dachshund, Frankie.