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NGS Global Expands Footprint in Asia with Addition of Seoul Office

Shanghai, China, January 6, 2015 – NGS Asia Executive Search Ltd. (NGS Global) announced today the addition of an office in Seoul, South Korea to its global footprint. NGS Global now has 21 offices throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia.

The Seoul office will be led by Cindy Yang, Managing Partner at NGS Global. Ms. Yang has 14 years of experience conducting senior-level executive search assignments, with special emphasis on the consumer, technology and life science industries. Her client base includes multinational companies undertaking business in Korea, as well as Korean companies expanding their global operations. Ms. Yang focuses on recruiting country heads and other C-Level executives across all functional areas, including strategic planning, sales and marketing, finance, and human resources.

Prior to joining NGS Global, Ms. Yang led Korea Executives Search—a boutique executive search firm—as a founder and principal. Earlier in her career, she worked at consumer marketing companies in the U.S. and Asia.

“We are delighted to announce the expansion of our geographic coverage in Asia with the addition of our new Seoul office,” said Julian Buckeridge, Managing Partner, Greater China. “Cindy and her team have a long and successful track record of delivering first-class results for their clients. We are excited to continue growing the NGS Global brand in such a dynamic market.”

Born in Seoul, Korea, Ms. Yang graduated from the Freie University in Berlin, Germany with a B.A. degree in German Literature. She is fluent in German, English and Korean, and is competitive in Kendo, the modern Japanese martial arts.

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