SAN FRANCISCO, CA, April 16, 2018 – Today, NGS Global LLC announced the addition of two new Managing Partners to head the firm’s Japanese office located in Tokyo. George Johnson and Jonathan Falconer, with over 37 years of executive search experience combined, have joined forces to lead in the development of a broader and deeper level of capabilities within the Japanese market.
“We are delighted to join the NGS Global team and extend the ability to service and support our client portfolio in this vibrant market. The opportunity to work with like-minded teams across the globe to deliver best-in-class services, made our decision very easy,” said Mr. Johnson.
Mr. Falconer noted, “With both the Rugby World Cup and Olympics on the horizon, Japan will be trending in the news. What better time to join a business with such a demonstrable record of success? We look forward to being part of NGS Global’s ongoing growth and development.”
Prior to joining NGS Global, Mr. Johnson successfully established, grew and sold an Asia-Pacific business to a global firm. He led the Technology and Equity practices handling P&L responsibilities across the region. His sector experience is across Technology, Life Sciences and Retail and Consumer markets with a special concentration on revenue generating positions. Mr. Johnson focuses on attracting transformational talent capable of driving market leading bottom line performance.
Mr. Falconer’s background in search began in 2001, where he was a Partner in a large Japanese executive search firm managing the Industrial practice. Thereafter, in 2007, he co-founded Beaumont K.K. and The Beaumont Group CVBA where he co-led the Asian business until its acquisition in 2014 by Harvey Nash PLC. Mr. Falconer has extensive experience in Cleantech, Smart Grid and Utilities, New Technology, Manufacturing, Consumer and Retail markets, as well as top-tier Management Consulting. He has been instrumental in driving growth at Fortune 100 and privately-owned enterprises.
“We are excited to welcome George and Jonathan to the NGS Global team,” said David Nosal, Chairman of NGS Global. Julian Buckeridge, Managing Partner in the Asia region stated, “They bring a high degree of experience within all market sectors that will allow us to expand our reach in Japan and abroad.”
About NGS Global
With offices across the Americas, Europe, Asia and Africa, NGS Global provides the extensive resources of major global executive search firms along with high-touch service, accelerated completion cycles and superior candidate access made possible by a mid-sized global platform without external shareholders. Through our commitment to industry expertise, cultural knowledge, and partner-led search execution, we deliver exceptional value to our clients.