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NGS Global Expands Footprint in Europe with Addition of Paris Office

San Francisco, CA, March 2, 2015 – NGS Global LLC announced today the addition of an office in Paris, France to its global footprint. NGS Global now has 24 offices across the globe.

Christian Coffinet, Managing Partner at NGS Global, will lead the firm’s presence in France. Mr. Coffinet has over 25 years of experience conducting executive search assignments on behalf of clients ranging from large corporations to small start-ups across France, Benelux, Germany and Africa. He is a member of NGS Global’s industrial, automotive and professional services practice groups.

Prior to joining NGS Global, Mr. Coffinet founded Drive Consulting, an executive search firm based in Paris, where he provided best-in-class human capital solutions to a broad range of clients. Before founding Drive Consulting, he was Managing Director based in France and Benelux at Alexander Hughes, a global executive search firm. During his tenure with Alexander Hughes, he served as a member of the firm’s Supervisory Board and President of the firm’s operations in France.

“Christian is a very seasoned and well-respected executive search consultant who brings extraordinary human resources consulting capabilities to our global clientele,” said David Nosal, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at NGS Global. “Our clients have asked us over the years to provide them with resources in France, and we are delighted to introduce Christian as the first step in building the right team in that marketplace.”

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