September 28, 2011 – Glasford International has named Miguel Swaen as director, finance & legal. Mr. Swaen established Glasford International Netherlands over 14 years ago. Prior to joining the executive search industry, he started his career at IBM and held sales management and executive appointments with technology leaders such as Tandem and Hewlett Packard (formerly Synstar Computer Services). David Buchberger, chairman of Glasford International, said: “Miguel Swaen has been a long standing member of Glasford International, where he co-leads the Netherlands business. We are delighted he is to additionally take on the role of group finance and legal, which has become increasingly important and complex as Glasford International continues its rapid global growth. Miguel has performed this role in the past with distinction, and the board now looks forward to working with him again in this capacity.” Glasford now maintains a direct presence in: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Malaysia, Netherlands, Norway, Philippines, Poland, Russia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, USA & Vietnam.