Meet the 2020 influencers in the €172 billion European staffing market. This list, compiled by SIA, includes entrepreneurs, CEOs, reformers, lawyers and businesspeople with a wide range of skills and accomplishments who hail from a multitude of staffing markets in the region. We also introduce the inaugural Hall of Fame, which comprises pioneers and champions whose indelible impact is at the core of the industry’s evolution. These lists are not a ranking, but a shout-out to those who have made a difference in the world of work.
Matthew Rodger

Matthew Rodger

Staffing 100 Europe | 2020 Alexander Mann Solutions’ chief growth and commercial officer since 2017, Matthew Rodger has 29 years’ experience in staffing and outsourcing. He has been with the London-based RPO and MSP provider for nearly 20 years. Rodger wears many hats, including overseeing the commercialisation of AMS’ products and services, new logo development,(…)

Chris Heutink

Chris Heutink

Staffing 100 Europe | 2020 Executive board member Chris Heutink is most proud of Randstad’s significant progress toward its goal to impact 500 million work lives by 2030. He is responsible for Randstad in the Netherlands, Germany, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Austria, Switzerland, Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Japan, the Greater China region,(…)

Melanie Forbes

Melanie Forbes

Staffing 100 Europe | 2020 As group managing director at Rullion, one of the largest recruitment companies in the UK, from October 2018 until July 2020, Melanie Forbes helped ensure Rullion’s growth by assessing the company’s products and services and building value with a long-term strategy. With over 25 years of experience, Forbes is an(…)

Christophe Catoir

Christophe Catoir

Staffing 100 Europe | 2020 Christophe Catoir was appointed by The Adecco Group as regional head of France and Northern Europe in February 2019 and this year assumed executive oversight of the company’s UK and Ireland general staffing business. A member of the executive committee since 2015, Catoir joined Groupe Adecco France as internal auditor(…)

Shona McManus

Shona McManus

Staffing 100 Europe | 2020 As CEO and owner of Osborne, Shona McManus has quadrupled turnover, profits and headcount since 2013, and led the effort to earn Osborne a Great Place to Work certification. With 19 years of experience, McManus has successfully led and transformed recruitment businesses in both multinational and indigenous Irish recruitment firms.(…)

Manuel Roger

Manuel Roger

Staffing 100 Europe | 2020 As managing director for Beeline Europe, Manuel Roger ensures that customers and partners in this market consistently receive Beeline’s white glove” service and manages the entirety of Beeline’s end-to-end services. Roger has been in the HR and staffing industry for over two decades, gaining experience in a variety of roles(…)