23 April 2013: Michael Page, part of global recruitment firm PageGroup, has added Procurement & Supply Chain recruitment to its current offering in Taiwan in recognition of this growing area and the demand for specialist recruitment services in the local market.

The seventh specialist discipline for Michael Page Taiwan, Procurement & Supply Chain joins Technology, Human Resources, Finance/Banking, Sales, Retail and Marketing. The Procurement & Supply Chain function in Taiwan also enhances this offering across Michael Page’s Asia Pacific business, joining nine other offices within the Greater China region.

“In line with planned improvements in economic growth and hiring demand in Taiwan, our new Procurement & Supply Chain team will increase the services we can offer to both international and domestic clients,” says Mr Chris Preston, Director of Michael Page in Taiwan. “We also have an existing large candidate base of talented Procurement & Supply Chain professionals in Taiwan who we can now help to match up with clients in this space,” he adds.

The new Procurement & Supply Chain team will be managed by David Maquine, who has transferred to Taiwan after seven years with PageGroup in France focusing on Procurement & Supply Chain.

“I am excited about the possibilities for Procurement & Supply Chain in Taiwan and am looking forward to working with my new team, who are all recruitment or industry specialists and local Taiwanese in line with our policy of growing local teams within our business,” Mr Maquine says.

Added Mr. Preston; “David’s experience and seven years recruitment background in Procurement & Supply Chain demonstrates our continued investment and confidence in both Taiwan as a market and also in providing our people with career opportunities.”