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Belgian national, born 1957.
Patrick De Maeseneire joined the Adecco Group as CEO in June 2009.
He trained as a commercial engineer at the Solvay Business School of Brussels University (ULB), Belgium, and studied marketing management at Ghent University. Patrick De Maeseneire also completed studies in business management at the London Business School and INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France.
From 1980 to 1997, he held executive positions at Sun International and Apple Computer, as well as senior positions at Wang in Belgium and Arthur Andersen Consulting.
Patrick De Maeseneire held leading positions within the Adecco Group between 1998 and 2002, starting as country manager for the Benelux region before leading the Adecco Group's worldwide professional staffing business from New York. He served as Chief Executive Officer of Barry Callebaut from June 2002 to May 2009.
He is a member of the Board of Directors of Jacobs Holding AG and a member of the Board of Directors of Delhaize Group.
In 2007, Patrick De Maeseneire was granted the title of Baron by King Albert II of Belgium.
Mark has a Degree in Commercial Engineering from the Free University of Brussels and has attended MBA programmes in Chicago, Harvard, INSEAD and the London Business School.
In 2009 Mark joined Adecco as Country Manager for Belgium & Luxembourg. He was previously a founder of Professional Staffing specialist XPE Group, acquired by Adecco. Prior to this, he was responsible for Adecco's Benelux operations between 2002 and 2007. Before Mark joined the staffing industry he held various executive positions at Wang, Apple, Citibank and Scoot in France, Spain and Belgium.
Italian national, born 1967.
Sergio Picarelli graduated in business administration from Bocconi University, Milan, Italy.
In 1993, Sergio Picarelli joined Adecco in Italy, starting as Managing Director of an Adecco Group Company (Permanent Placement). In 1997, he was appointed Chief Sales and Marketing Director Italy. From 2002 to 2004 Sergio Picarelli served as Regional Head for Central Europe and was thereafter appointed Chief Operating Officer of Adecco Staffing Division Worldwide. From 2005 to 2009 he served as Country Manager of Adecco Italy & Switzerland (Switzerland until the end of 2008). From January 2009 until his appointment as Chief Sales Officer in October 2009, he served as Chief International Sales Officer of the Adecco Group.
Belgian national, born 1963.
Alain Dehaze joined the Adecco Group in September 2009 as Regional Head of Northern Europe. He was appointed Regional Head of France in July 2011. He trained as a commercial engineer at the ICHEC Brussels Management School, Belgium.
From 1987 until 2000, Alain Dehaze held senior positions in a number of European countries at Henkel and ISS. In 2000, he became Managing Director of Creyf's Interim in Belgium (now Start People). From 2002 to 2005, he was Chief Executive Officer of Solvus. Following the acquisition of Solvus by USG People, the Netherlands, in 2005, he became the Chief Operating Officer of USG People, with overall responsibility for operations, including the integration of Solvus. From September 2007 until joining Adecco, he was CEO of the staffing services company Humares, the Netherlands.
Alain Dehaze is Vice President of the Board of the European Confederation of Private Employment Agencies (Eurociett). He is a member of the Board of the International Confederation of Private Employment Agencies (Ciett).
United States national, born 1968.
Bob Crouch holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Florida and a master's degree in Accounting from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He was a Senior Auditor with Arthur Andersen LLP between 1992 and 1995. Thereafter, he joined Accustaff (later MPS Group). From 2001 until 2010, Bob Crouch was Chief Financial Officer of MPS Group Inc. and was elected to the Board of MPS in 2008. Bob Crouch played a key role in developing MPS Group into the leading provider of Professional Staffing solutions in North America. From January 2011 until May 2012, he was the President of RPC Partners Inc., a consulting services firm with a primary emphasis on Financial & Management Consulting. Bob Crouch was appointed Regional Head of North America in May 2012, including the global business lines Pontoon and Beeline in August 2015.
Spanish national, born 1964.
Martín Alonso joined Adecco Spain in 1993 as Branch Manager. In 1998, after having held various operational positions, he was appointed as the Finance Manager for Adecco Spain and Portugal. From 2003 to 2005, he was the Regional Finance Manager for Adecco Central Europe. As of 2007, he also took on the role of Operational Manager for Adecco Portugal. From 2009 to July 2011 he held the position of Finance Manager for Iberia & South America. Martin Alonso was appointed Regional Head of Northern Europe in August 2011.
French National, born 1962
Christophe Duchatellier joined the Adecco Group in 2010 as Managing Director, Professional Staffing in France. In March 2012, he was appointed Regional Head Asia. Prior to joining Adecco, Christophe Duchatellier was Regional Managing Director, Michael Page Europe, and a member of the company's Executive Board. He started his career with Michael Page in 1992 as Consultant Tax & Legal.
He was appointed Regional Head Japan & Asia in January 2013 and of Asia Pacific in August 2015.
Christophe Duchatellier holds a Master in Labour Law from Sorbonne, France, and a Master in Human Resources from Assas, France.
Italian national, born 1972.
Federico Vione graduated in economics from Università G. D'Annunzio in Pescara, Italy.
He joined Adecco in 1999 as Branch Manager and was soon appointed Manager of the Abruzzo-Molise area. In 2001, he became the first National Key Account Manager for the Chemical and Pharma sector, and subsequently for the Large-Scale Trade sector. In 2002, he was appointed General Manager of the newly created Professional Staffing business Ajilon S.r.l., and in 2004 he became General Manager of Ajilon Switzerland. In 2005, Federico Vione was appointed Project Leader Global Account Management Adecco Group and subsequently Head of Eastern Europe. In January 2009, he was appointed Country Manager Adecco Italy and in September 2011 he also took responsibility for India.
Federico Vione is Vice President of Assolavoro (Assoziazione Nazionale delle Agenzie per il Lavoro), Italy.
Spanish national, born 1967.
Enrique Sanchez obtained a degree in psychology at Complutense University, Madrid, Spain, and holds an MBA from IESE, Madrid (Spain).
Enrique Sanchez joined Adecco Spain in 1993 as Branch Manager. In 1995, he became Regional Manager of the Central Region. Two years later, he was appointed Operations Manager, and in 2001 President and General Manager of Adecco Spain and Portugal. From 2003 to 2005, Enrique Sanchez was General Manager for Spain and Portugal, and was also responsible for the development of the company in Latin America and Eastern Europe. In 2005, he returned to Spain, becoming responsible for Adecco Group Iberia. He was appointed Regional Head of Iberia & South America in October 2009.
British national, born 1962.
Peter Searle rejoined the Adecco Group in October 2009 as Regional Head of UK and Ireland.
Peter Searle holds an honours degree in business and a post-graduate diploma in marketing.
Following Adecco's acquisition in 1999 of Delphi Group, of which he was Group Managing Director, Peter Searle took on responsibility for all the European and Asia Pacific offices of the professional services companies of the Adecco Group, under the brand name of Ajilon. In 2005, he became Chief Executive of Adecco UK in a role that covered a variety of sectors, including general recruitment, IT, engineering, finance and Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO). From 2006, he was Chief Executive Officer of Spring Group which was acquired by Adecco in 2009.