Xcede Group is a global recruitment organisation that delivers technology and energy talent solutions, which enable companies to innovate and grow. Formed in 2020 by a merger of three well-established organisations — TechStream, Xcede and Etonwood — our mission is to attract the talent that is helping our clients to shape the new global economy.
Based in Singapore, Andrew is accountable for Phaidon International’s investments across the region delivered into 17 countries via three offices- Shanghai, Singapore and Hong Kong. He has enjoyed a global career in the recruitment industry, covering RPO, Permanent and Contract recruitment plus the delivery of Advisory Services.
In the last 30 years Andrew has gained invaluable experience in the Americas, Middle East, Europe and Asia Pacific. He is passionate about seeing talented employees exceed their potential by helping clients through the delivery of legendary service standards. Phaidon International were founder members of APSCo Asia in 2013.
Christina is the founder and executive director of AbleTo, a Singapore-based social enterprise dedicated to empowering individuals with special needs and their caregivers, enabling them to attain financial independence and foster social inclusion. She previously headed a regional team at LMA Recruitment, an award-winning, leading specialist professional recruitment consultancy with offices in London and Singapore. Prior to LMA, Christina headed the financial services and legal teams for Robert Walters Singapore, who she joined in 2006 following 3 years in Hong Kong. Christina started her career within the government sector and was the Oceania Representative for the Singapore Economic Development Board based in Sydney, where she was responsible for developing offshore business interest for multinational companies to invest in Singapore. Christina is also an experienced recruitment speaker and panellist.
Kathryn started her career in recruitment in 2002 working for Adecco in the UK, and made the move to Singapore in 2009 to set up a new desk focussing on PR & Comms at Xpand. She worked with Xpand until 2012 when she co-founded 33 Talent, a recruitment company providing bespoke talent consultancy, HR and Coaching Services in the Digital, Data and Comms sectors across APAC and the rest of the world. 33 Talent were founder members of APSCo Asia in 2013.
Monty first started with Robert Walters in China in 2013, where he recruited within the Technology & Telecommunications division. In 2015, he moved home to Singapore, where he recruited within the Technology (Sales, Projects and Infrastructure) division where he subsequently progressed into a leadership role. In 2018, he was given the opportunity to lead the Philippines business. His most recent move saw him come back home in 2020, where he now leads the Singapore office as their Country Manager.