Richard Fischer was appointed Managing Director of the ManpowerGroup Australia business in 2015, after leading the company’s Experis brand as General Manager. Richard leads ManpowerGroup in Australia and New Caledonia.
Richard has more than 22 years’ experience working extensively in the specialist recruitment, outsourcing and IT professional services sectors across the Australian, New Zealand and Singaporean markets.
From 2010 to 2015, Richard acted as Managing Director APAC for specialist IT recruitment firm Greythorn. From 2004 to 2010, Richard was a Sales Director for Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC). From 2013-2018, Richard was Chair of The Association of Professional Staffing Companies Australia (APSCo – formerly ITCRA), the preeminent body for professional talent recruitment firms; where he provided support and the distinctive voice needed to be successful.
In an age where digital is impacting a broad cross-section of business, Richard believes in the upskilling of infrastructure and talent initiatives by working with market-leading technologies to provide clients with access to quality candidate networks around the globe.