March 8, 2012 – DHR International has opened an office in Paris with the additions of Serge Lamielle as managing director and Pascal Daoglio as executive vice president. Both join from Neumann International, a search firm focused on the European market. They specialize respectively in the technology and industrial, and consumer, retail, and technology recruiting sectors “I am very happy to announce the opening of our Paris office,” said Frank Smeekes, managing director of Europe for DHR. “The French market is a sizeable opportunity in itself and will greatly expand our growing European presence. We strive to focus on practices and consultants who are able to work across borders in Europe, and Serge & Pascal both bring outstanding experience and networks to our team.” Founded in 1989, DHR International is headquartered in Chicago and has more than 50 offices worldwide.