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About

We work across the globe

The way we work every day throughout the world makes us different. It's our people-centric approach, our culture and how we collaborate with others that truly sets us apart.

What we do

We provide global workforce management solutions that help companies find the best permanent and contingent talent.

 
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How we do it

We are committed to collaborating, thinking creatively and delivering new and better talent solutions for the workplace of today.

  • Challenging

    We are challenging to do business with in the best possible way.

  • Global Perspective

    With a regional support across the globe, we are guided by insight to produce better solutions.

  • Agile thinking

    Not just ‘the easy way’ but ‘the best way’ - being able to think and deliver in ways that create new and fresh solutions for all stakeholders.

  • Inventive

    Not just big thinking but making the most out of every opportunity, large and small. 

  • Collaborating

    A truly reciprocal way of working.

    

Our visionary leaders

At Guidant Global you will meet a big team of dedicated, creative and friendly people. Here's a brief introduction to our leaders on both sides of the Atlantic. 


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Simon Blockley

Managing Director, UK and Europe

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Driven by his vision to raise the standard in total talent solutions, Simon joined Guidant Group in 2015 and has been instrumental in the merger with Bartech to form Guidant Global. Recently included in SIA's European Top 100 lists of the most influential people in the European staffing market, Simon has implemented recruitment operating models across multiple industries and locations. Committed to ensuring that Guidant Global establishes a new dynamic in MSP services, Simon believes that by offering our clients more services in more geographies, everyone will benefit from our bigger network and greater know how.

"Simon is not only a very experienced and knowledgeable recruitment professional, but a true people-person, making it a real pleasure to work with him. He has a great ability to assess and understand clients’ needs and then match these with strategic solutions, always maintaining a sensible and realistic approach, without losing his warmth and personable touch. A keen collaborator, Simon always strives for excellence and is someone you can certainly rely on."
Helga Venturini Townend,
Director, International Compliance Experts
 
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Brian Salkowski

President, Americas

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Dedicated to changing the dynamic of MSP services by championing a better, more forward-thinking approach, Brian has 20 years’ experience in the workforce management industry. Before joining us, Brian was Vice President of Field Operations and Executive Director of strategic accounts for an internationally recognised provider of on-demand services procurement software. Under Brian’s leadership of Bartech's Managed Solutions business since 2008, the business experienced significant top and bottom line growth, service line extensions that included SOW, IC and Payroll Services, and geographic expansion into more than 80 countries.

A key figure behind the Bartech and Guidant Group merger, Brian has identified how Guidant Global enables greater sharing of best practice, best people and operational accountability for the workforce solutions business across implementation, operations and account management.

Brian is also a frequent industry panelist and speaker at Staffing Industry Analysts' Contingent Workforce Strategies conferences.