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Friday, 14 July 2017


The Adecco Group, based in Zurich, Switzerland, is the world’s leading provider of HR solutions. With more than 33,000 FTE employees and around 5,100 branches in 60 countries and territories around the world, the Adecco Group offers a wide variety of services, connecting approximately 700,000 associates with our clients every day. The services offered fall into the broad categories of temporary staffing, permanent placement, career transition and talent development, as well as outsourcing and consulting. The Adecco Group is a Fortune Global 500 company.

With over 30 years of experience, Adecco Hong Kong is well-positioned to assist organizations in building successful teams and to help individuals in their career. Our specialized business lines, defined by occupational field, take us closer to both associates and clients; which is vital to our ability to serve clients’ needs.


CDP Group is a future-oriented one-stop BPaaS (BPO + SaaS) HCM services provider. CDP is committed to building HR win-win ecosystem through digital platform, providing users with the ultimate digital experience. Since its establishment in 2004, CDP has received capital injections from the world's top five well-known investment institutions. CDP Group is headquartered in Shanghai, with offices in Beijing, Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia and other places; business coverage in Asia, the Pacific Rim, Europe and North America and other places. So far, CDP has provided professional HCM services for more than 620 enterprises with 700,000 employees around the world.


Lockton Companies (Hong Kong) Limited, being the largest and head office of 4 locations of our parent group in Greater China, is a leading provider of risk consulting and insurance broking services to a wide range of businesses in the Hong Kong. First established in 1983, our operation today comprises a team of more than 80 dedicated and experienced professionals. Together with the provision of specialist employee benefits services, our operating divisions cater to every aspect of our clients' needs and we offer our clients unparalleled access to experts around the globe.


For over 20 years MDS has been the market leader in leadership development, sales training and executive coaching, producing great results for global companies.

We are also the certification centre and distributor for leading assessment tools including the MBTI® and FIRO® for personality, Leadership Effectiveness Analysis (LEA 360™) and GMI® for leadership, Strong Interest Inventory® for career planning, SPA™ for sales, and TKI® for negotiation skills. We have a vast collection of leadership and sales programmes including the leading edge Miller Heiman products.

From our offices in Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai and Taipei we manage a team of excellent international leadership trainers, sales trainers and executive coaches. They deliver around the region in English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean and Japanese.

In 2016, MDS launched the Smith-MDS partnership with the Robert H. Smith School of Business ( University of Maryland ), one of the world’s foremost business schools. The Smith-MDS partnership draws on a world-class faculty, facilitators and executive coaches to deliver leading edge executive development solutions.


Named a World Top 10 executive education provider by the Financial Times 2017​, Michigan Ross provides transformational experiences that help executives drive excellent business results and take the organization to the next level in today’s complex and fast-paced global marketplace.

We offer a comprehensive range of open programs in Asia for executives in all career stages. 3 to 10 - day programs taught across Asian cities by our US faculty. Custom programs are also available to suit every organization’s needs.


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Ngong Ping 360 is a world-class tourist attraction located on Lantau. The 360-degree unique and panoramic natural ecological view of Ngong Ping area is a perfect venue for corporate to host meetings, trainings and events. Our flexibility and versatility enables you to experience a range of customized training programmes including indoor workshops and outdoor team challenge activities. Half day and full day options are available, allowing you to organize morning training sessions and then dedicate the afternoon to a fabulous guided tour. Our professional tour guides will take you through a series of remarkable sights that form part of your tranquil and relaxing Lantau experiences.



Atrium HR Consulting is a joint venture between Alliance Group International and RamsaySmith, bringing together extensive experience and a wealth of specialist knowledge. Atrium’s aim is to help businesses achieve the highest possible level of performance by maximising efficiency, cost savings and results.

Atrium’s services are used and trusted by more than 25 per cent of the fortune global 500. Building upon their current client base, resources and an established global infrastructure to deliver a professional customer focused service around the world.

Today Atrium supports clients across 180 countries with their recruitment, training, employee benefits and wellness programs.

Dew-Point International Ltd. is a leading provider of training and management consulting services throughout Asia. We assess the specific needs of our clients and respond with customised, practical training programs and consulting services. Established in 1973, we combine in-depth knowledge with genuine enthusiasm and highly dynamic training techniques to create productive and effective learning experiences. Dew-Point enhances organisational and individual effectiveness by building the capacity within organisations without the need of continued outside help. Through assessment, skills training, team facilitation and executive coaching, we have ensured the long-term success of countless clients.



Excel provides tailor-made English language training programmes to companies throughout Hong Kong, Macau and China. Our targeted, interactive approach in facilitation has allowed us to build an unrivalled reputation in the corporate training field. Clients include: the Airport Authority, American Express, Bausch and Lomb, Credit Agricole, the Hong Kong SAR Government, the MPFA, Swire Travel and United Airlines.


FreedomOne International Consulting specialises in Executive & Success Coaching and Business Transformation. Founded by Danny Khursigara - his expertise lies in helping C-Suite corporate executives (including empowering women), entrepreneurs and corporate organisations create breakthroughs by aligning purpose, passion, vision and goals to achieve success, fulfillment and happiness in business and life as both are intertwined. High performance team coaching and business transformation with the latest cutting-edge techniques and tools based on the Success Principles™ psychology to develop a step-by-step plan for you that’s structured, action-oriented, and totally focused on your desired outcomes. Khursigara also coaches meta physical practitioners in Hong Kong and abroad.


One of Hong Kong’s better photographers, Danny Lee & Sean Baylis manage a full service photography studio, Hong Kong Photography Studio Limited. Our studio space is located in the heart of Central. We have three full time photographers on staff, one of whom will most always be available for you. Fully equipped with the latest in Digital photography, including instant review on large screen Macs, lends confidence and ease of use to all future projects.




Cliftons is Asia Pacific’s #1 provider of computer training, conference, seminar and video-conferencing facilities. With over 200 state of the art rooms across nine cities in Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia and New Zealand, as well as a host of affiliate venues in many cities throughout the region, Cliftons has provided the space for hundreds of small and large companies to train, update and develop their teams.


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