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London, United Kingdom, 2008/06/19 - The Joint Presidents of the International Executive Search Federation, Andrew Walker and Mark Geary, welcome Mr. Vivek Ahuja as the new Managing Director of Confiar Global and the new Country Manager for the Federation's office in India.
Vivek Ahuja has taken over as the new Managing Director of Confiar Global based in Gurgaon (India) on 15 June 2008. Vivek has over twenty years of experience in the domains of international publishing and Executive Search businesses. Vivek joins Confiar from a leading search company where he was the Business Head of the ITES and FMCG practice groups.
Vivek has enjoyed an illustrious career spanning two decades. His previous roles include the position of Managing Director India for The Random House Group Ltd, UK, the largest general English language publisher in the world. Prior to Random House, Vivek served as Director Publishing with UBS Publishers’ Distributors Ltd. He has to his credit a number of commercial successes in varied fields. Vivek is a member of various International Trade bodies and contributes articles in leading newspapers and journals.
In Confiar Global, besides holding the position of Managing Director, Vivek will also be a prominent shareholder along with Rohit Kochhar, National Chairman and Managing Partner of Kochhar & Co., one of the leading and largest law firms in India.
“We are delighted to welcome Vivek to IESF,” said Mark Geary, IESF Joint President. “His extensive experience in the international publishing world, as well as in executive search, enhances our capabilities in this rapidly growing area. Vivek will be speaking about developments in India at our Emerging Markets Conference being held in Hong Kong on Sept 10th 2008”.
Confiar Global (confiar.in) is the exclusive IESF partner for India. IESF enjoys the No. 1 ranking as the world’s largest retained search organization for 2007 with a grand total of 89 offices. It is also the leading search association in Asia Pacific and South/Latin America.
Confiar Global is one of India’s leading and most dynamic search firms with unparalleled standards of client service, quality and excellence. Confiar has a pan-Indian presence with offices in New Delhi, Chennai, Bangalore and Mumbai with plans of expansion into additional Indian territories. Confiar focuses on client's growing needs for acquiring and managing highly qualified senior talent in fast developing sectors and new markets. Confiar offers - Board Services, CEO Services, Executive Search, and Interim Management. Confiar focuses on 4 Practices which include - Industrial; Consumer- Retail-Services (CRS); Banking- Financial Services- Insurance (BFSI); and Technology.