Cognotec’s new central European offices follow the opening of offices in Paris, Amsterdam, Zurich, San Francisco and Singapore earlier this year. Cognotec’s new Vienna office opened on June 1. The Austrian team is lead by Michael Selinger, who joins Cognotec from the Austrian operations of Cops. Cognotec’s office in Frankfurt, Germany is to be headed by Anoop Sonpar. Sonpar was previously Business Development Manager based in London for Cognotec and becomes Regional Manager for Germany, based in Frankfurt.
A report by broking group Marsh examines the repercussions from the administration of the South Korean company, which filed for bankruptcy protection at the end of August.
Global research by C2FO suggests that smaller businesses are less concerned with the repercussions of Brexit and the upcoming US presidential election.
A squeeze on skilled talent means it now takes an average of seven weeks to fill open permanent roles in finance in the UK according to new research from financial services recruitment firm Robert Half.
Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.