New Operations Director For Morgan McKinley China

January 20, 2014 3 mins read
New Operations Director For Morgan McKinley China

SHANGHAI – 20 JANUARY 2014 Leading global recruiter, Morgan McKinley, has announced the appointment of Rio Goh as Operations Director- China Country Head

An experienced recruiter, Goh joins the company from his position as Director of Direct HR, Shanghai, where he had full operational responsibility for setting up and managing the Commerce & Industry practice covering finance & accounting, human resources and sales & marketing.

Goh joins Morgan McKinley China with nine years’ recruitment experience, and has a proven track record in growing and developing profitable businesses.  Prior to Direct HR, Goh was Senior Manager at Michael Page, China, where he set up and launched its financial services practice.He began his recruitment career at Randstad, where he was responsible for developing brand awareness for the business in China and managing its financial services team in Shanghai.  

Goh will oversee Morgan McKinley’s entire Shanghai-based operation covering banking & financial services, finance & accounting, IT, technical & engineering, sales & marketing and healthcare.

Richie Holliday, Chief Operations Officer, Asia Pacific, Morgan McKinley Group commented:

“All of us across Morgan McKinley’s senior leadership team are delighted that Rio is joining the business.  As a company, we are embedded in our local markets and networks, but with an eye on the bigger picture.  As someone who possesses an excellent knowledge and understanding of the Chinese market, and who is accomplished at servicing the needs of global clients, Rio embodies our approach to recruitment.  We’re very much looking forward to having him on board.”    


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Morgan McKinley is a global professional services recruiter connecting specialist talent with leading employers across multiple industries and disciplines.

With offices across Ireland, the UK, EMEA, Asia and Australia, the company’s professional recruitment expertise spans banking & financial services; commerce & industry and professional services. Morgan McKinley is a preferred supplier to many of the major employers in its specialist sectors and thousands of smaller local firms.
In 2013 Morgan McKinley was ranked among the Recruiter Hot 100 UK recruitment businesses.

Morgan McKinley was recognised in the Irish Independent’s listing of Best SME Workplaces in Ireland in 2013. We are also proud to be ranked in Deloitte’s Top 20 Best Managed Companies in Ireland for 2013.

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Marlon Mai
Managing Director, Greater China