December 2, 2014 – Global executive search firm Harvey Nash has appointed Andrew Simmonds as associate director of the firm’s consumer practice in Asia. He will be based in Harvey Nash’s Asia Pacific headquarters in Hong Kong. Mr. Simmonds has worked in both the U.K. and Hong Kong, and is a search specialist focused on the media, hospitality and leisure sectors across the Asia Pacific region, in addition to leading the HR practice. He joins Harvey Nash from Talent2, where he was tasked with developing the HR practice at the firm across Hong Kong, Mainland China, Singapore and Australia. “Since establishing Harvey Nash’s Asia Pacific Headquarters in Hong Kong in 2012, we have grown our business by 300 percent and we are delighted by the overwhelmingly positive response from our clients to our value added service,” said Nick Marsh, managing director, Harvey Nash Executive Search Asia Pacific. “We are delighted to welcome Andrew to our expanding team and we are confident he will play a significant role in developing our business across the region.” Harvey Nash Executive Search’s current Asia Pacific operations include Hong Kong, Australia, Japan and Vietnam.