ManpowerGroup Appoints Harld Peters as Regional President, Northern Europe

November 1, 2019 at 1:01 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE, Nov. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ManpowerGroup [NYSE: MAN] today announced the appointment of Harld Peters as Regional President, Northern Europe effective January 1, 2020. Peters will oversee all of ManpowerGroup's brands and offerings across the region – Manpower, Experis, Right Management and ManpowerGroup Solutions, and will report to Chairman & CEO Jonas Prising.

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Peters joins ManpowerGroup from UPS where he has held leadership positions across Europe and Asia, most recently as President of UPS China and previously President for West Europe.  He brings extensive experience of leading technology-driven transformation and accelerated growth across a variety of P&L roles.

"Harld's strong people leadership and extensive experience in digitization and operational discipline across B2B and B2C is an excellent fit for the organization," said Prising. "His proven track record in tech-driven transformation and his customer-centric approach will ensure we can continue to innovate and create even more value for our clients and candidates while accelerating growth in the region."

"As organizations transform and digitize in a fast-changing environment, they are looking for new skills and innovative strategies to accelerate growth," said Peters. "This is an exciting time to be joining the leading workforce solutions company that finds meaningful work for millions of people every year, and I'm looking forward to leading a talented team into the next phase of ManpowerGroup's growth in Northern Europe."

ManpowerGroup® (NYSE: MAN), the leading global workforce solutions company, helps organizations transform in a fast-changing world of work by sourcing, assessing, developing and managing the talent that enables them to win. We develop innovative solutions for hundreds of thousands of organizations every year, providing them with skilled talent while finding meaningful, sustainable employment for millions of people across a wide range of industries and skills. Our expert family of brands – Manpower®, Experis®, Right Management® and ManpowerGroup® Solutions – creates substantially more value for candidates and clients across 80 countries and territories and has done so for over 70 years. In 2019, ManpowerGroup was named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies for the tenth year and one of Fortune's Most Admired Companies for the seventeenth year, confirming our position as the most trusted and admired brand in the industry. See how ManpowerGroup is powering the future of work:

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