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Marcus Sawyerr

President, Adecco Group X

Marcus Sawyerr is President of AGX and within The Adecco Group since July 2016. The Adecco Group is a Fortune 500 company and the largest workforce solutions provider in the World.

Adecco Group X (AGX) is the group’s digital innovation and incubation business; Marcus's group is responsible for RND, mergers and acquisitions, product development and ultimately bringing new digital strategies and business lines to the world of work.Marcus Sawyerr, WBEF

Marcus spent the early stages of his career in account management, digital software sales and product development, mainly focused on the HR industry. He accumulated over a decade of experience in transforming and innovating across the industry and spent time working in the fields of big data, NLP and applicant tracking software. He then progressed to become the Senior Director of Staffing and Recruiting Group, EMEA at CareerBuilder.

CareerBuilder at the time was the largest online job website in the USA, with leading positions in Europe, LATAM and APAC. Marcus was responsible for managing and developing new business with CareerBuilder's largest Fortune 100 clients.

He has extensive experience in the digital evolution of the entire staffing sector. His main priority is to contribute to the development of digital innovation within the Adecco Group as the most admired, innovative workforce solutions partner, providing exceptional customer experience through talent and technology.

In January 2017, Marcus became a member of the Board of Directors  at Talentoday, based in the San Francisco Bay Area.