ATLANTA, Dec. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- EmployBridge today announced that Hugo Malan has joined the company's senior management team as President for its portfolio of industry leading commercial brands – ProLogistix, ResourceMFG, Select and ProDrivers. Mr. Malan most recently served as EVP & President of Talent and Technology Solutions for CDI Corporation, an industry leader in delivering engineering and technology solutions and recruitment and staffing services.
"We are thrilled to welcome an executive of Hugo Malan's caliber to our team. With a unique career that has seen him thrive at some of the world's leading corporations, Hugo brings a fresh perspective to our business and will help us transform our company and accelerate the expansion of our Workforce Specialist strategy," said Tom Bickes, Chief Executive Officer. "We are confident that with the breadth of his expertise and proven track record, coupled with our strong leadership team already in place, EmployBridge is well positioned to drive innovation and deliver outstanding value for the people we serve – our clients, the workers we place on assignment and our employees."
About D. Hugo Malan: Prior to CDI, Mr. Malan worked at Sears Holdings in a variety of roles, initially as President of the Sports & Fitness Business, and later also as President of the Toys Business. While at Sears Holdings, Mr. Malan also served on the boards of the Sports & Fitness Industry Association, and the Toys Industry Association. Previously, he worked at Lehman Brothers, where he was Managing Director and Global Head of Talent Strategy, and he later moved as Managing Director to Barclays Capital [in a similar role]. Prior to that he worked at McKinsey & Company, and before that, at Los Alamos National Labs. After completing his undergraduate studies at the University of Stellenbosch, near Cape Town, he attended graduate school in England, completing a Ph.D. in Electrical & Electronic Engineering at the University of Cambridge.
About EmployBridge: Headquartered in Atlanta, EmployBridge is one of the largest Workforce Specialist firms in the country and recently recognized as the second largest light-industrial company in the U.S. by Staffing Industry Analysts. Each of its business units focuses on a dedicated specialty, allowing EmployBridge to deliver a superior level of staffing solutions to Associates and Clients. From nearly 500 locations in the U.S. and Canada, EmployBridge puts more than 111,000 Associates to work each week at more than 7,300 companies. For more information on EmployBridge, please visit the company website at www.employbridge.com.
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