Douglas Edmonds

Head of Sales and Solutions, APAC, KellyOCG

Doug Edmonds is Head of Sales and Solutions at KellyOCG for Asia Pacific. He is responsible for consulting KellyOCG’s portfolio of clients in navigating complex talent challenges along with leading a high performing team covering industries ranging from high-tech to consumer goods to natural resources & life sciences in the region. At the same time, he leads the solutions team in designing innovative and customised solutions to drive organisations’ ambitions to expand and grow their businesses.

Doug brings over 25 years of experience in the recruitment and outsourcing solutions industry, partnering organisations in workforce development.  His primary focus is on creating a quantifiable business impact by transforming talent acquisition functions to bring more efficiency and effectiveness to a customer’s talent strategy. He is well-experienced in creating long term global outsourcing partnerships supported by innovation centres and global shared services as the foundation for successful global talent acquisition programmes  

Doug has spent time working in Europe, Asia and Australia consulting and partnering numerous organisations on their workforce needs. He has spent over 7 years of his career in Singapore and is currently based in Melbourne, Australia.

He is passionate about creating an un-biased and equitable recruitment practices for clients and building lasting relationship based on respect and dignity. In his free time, he manages his sons’ soccer and rugby teams and occasionally has time to fall off his mountain bike.  

Doug has a BA in History and Master of Arts in Communications and a Certificate V in learning and development.