Adecco Board appoints Alain Dehaze as Chief Executive Officer


Zurich, Switzerland, May 7, 2015: Adecco Group, the world’s leading provider of Human Resources solutions, today announced that CEO Patrick De Maeseneire has decided to leave the Adecco Group and will hand over his duties at the end of August, 2015. The Board of Directors has appointed Alain Dehaze as the new Chief Executive Officer as of September 1, 2015. Alain Dehaze is currently Regional Head of France and member of the Executive Committee since 2009. Dominik de Daniel, CFO, has decided to leave the Company at the end of July, 2015.
Patrick De Maeseneire, CEO of the Adecco Group for the past 6 years, has decided to leave the Company and will hand over his responsibilities to Alain Dehaze at the end of August, 2015. “The Board and the senior leadership team are grateful to Patrick for his outstanding contribution to the success of the company,” Rolf Dörig, Chairman of the Board of Directors said. “Patrick strengthened the Group’s leading position globally, accelerated the growth into Professional Staffing and prepared Adecco for the digital transformation with the launch of the global IT platform. He increased Adecco’s profitability to a historic record and laid the foundation for future growth. The Board thanks Patrick for his personal commitment and dedication to Adecco and wishes him all the best in his future endeavours.”
The Board of Directors has appointed Alain Dehaze as the new Chief Executive Officer of the Adecco Group. Alain Dehaze is currently Regional Head of France and member of the Executive Committee since 2009. He will take up his new role as of September 1, 2015.