[Press Release] October 1, 2017
Seoul, Korea, October 2017 - rightpersOn KOREA (Representative Director: Simon SangHo Kim) announced today the re-branding
of en world Korea Co., Ltd to rightpersOn KOREA Inc.
According to Simon S. Kim, the Representative Director of rightpersOn KOREA, en world Group have made a strategic decision to move out of Korea market and focus their investment in Japan and other countries they operate in. During the business withdrawal, Simon and the employees decided to take over the company from the Group and continue with global recruitment business in Korea.
rightpersOn KOREA has legally acquired all assets built over the years by en world Korea, including clients, candidates and all business rights. Utilizing the global business know-how and experience gained from the Group, rightpersOn KOREA will continue to serve more than 300 clients and 50,000 candidates, the company has accumulated over the past years. Although the company is now separated from the en world Group, Simon and the Group will continue to work together on case by case.
rightpersOn KOREA will operate under the philosophy of "(finding) the right person for the right position". It will provide incomparable matching capabilities in delivering the right talents to companies in demand, through the knowledge and experience gained from handling over 1,700+ jobs. Especially, rightpersOn KOREA works closely with first time entrants for Korea market, and already established companies looking to start a new business. rightpersOn KOREA has introduced a new function within the company called "industry advisors", who have more than 25+ years of working experience in various industry sectors and they will provide realistic and executable business advises from their own working experience.
"Korea is increasingly becoming the hub of the Asia Pacific region attracting the foreign workers and there are many requirements by the multinational companies in the region to hire top-tier Korean professionals. By continuing to work with our global business partners, leveraging the knoweldge and experience gained from the en world Group, I am confident that rightpersOn KOREA will be recognized as the most trusted and innovative staffing and recruiting partner for multinational and domestic companies in Korea” said Simon Kim, the Representative Director of rightpersOn KOREA.
About Simon SangHo Kim, rightpersOn KOREA Representative Director -
Simon graduated from Yonsei University majoring in Business Administration. He started his career at DACOM Corp. He has experiences in taking DACOM In-house Venture to KOSDAQ market and later he worked with a number of multinational companies including Visa Inc. and Standard Chartered Bank and became involved in the recruiting business in Korea. Simon joined en world Group in November 2012 and successfully lead recruitment business in Korea. When en world Group withdrew business from Korea, Simon took over the company and re-branded the company to rightpersOn KOREA.
About en world Korea -
en world Korea was established back in December 2012, as a part of en world Group's globalization efforts in the Asia Pacific region. Since the establishment, en world Korea has quickly grown into one of the most reputable global recruitment agencies in Korea helping multinational and local companies to successfully identify and hire top-talents in the Korea market.
For further information about this press release, please contact;
Simon SangHo Kim
Representative Director, rightpersOn KOREA Inc.