EXPANDS WITH JV IN SAUDI ARABIA
the Natural Resource and Engineering workforce solutions firm, this week expanded
into the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia via a significant investment into an established
Saudi based consultancy business.
venture with Seder Group, one of the Kingdom’s premier corporate groups, sees Fircroft’s
continued growth in the Middle East, following the opening of an office in Oman
in 2014. The consultancy is operating in Saudi Arabia and The UAE and takes the
number of offices in the Middle East to six, with over 600 employees and consultants
delivering several key client projects in the region.
Johnson, CEO of Fircroft said: “By investing in this joint venture we are gaining
substantial expertise, knowledge and experience in the Kingdom which is invaluable
as we look to continue to service our valued clients in this strategically important
oil producing country”.
“Over the past 12 months we have been running several global
recruitment campaigns outside of the region for our Saudi based technical engineering
clients, supporting the permanent recruitment and mobilisation of over 300 workers
into the country. Our investment in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia highlights that
our continuing appetite for growth remains healthy, even with the prevailing market
sentiment over the current oil price level.”