Richard Dent 

Regional Lead APAC

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As a recruitment specialist since 1997, I have recruited for key brands in the Data Centre market in the Asia Pacific region. From Owners and Operators to the Real Estate investors diversifying into the DC market, Design Consultancies, Project & Cost Consultants and the Contractors that make these buildings happen; along with the service providers who keep them running 24/7 365 days a year. 

The roles that I have placed are Directors, Country Managers, Regional Heads, Business Development Managers & Directors, Site & Land Acquisition, Procurement, Planning and Design roles, Commercial / QS roles, Head of Projects, Project Managers, Construction Managers, MEP Engineering roles both install and maintain.  



I have been working in Construction & Property recruitment for the best part of 25 years with 11 of the most recent in the APAC market and spending 5 of those located in Hong Kong. I have 2 Children 14 & 11 who take up most of my spare time and enjoy most sport, predominantly watching them now, however, I coach and still play social Rugby.  

My current roles

"Thank you very much for your support. Frankly speaking, as you remember I didn't interest in the position due to outsourcer but your approach was perfect to make me cheer up. It has been taking a time to finalize but it was great experience to communicating with you." - Country Lead- Japan


"I've know Richard for many years and found him to be an excellent recruitment specialist informative and amiable individual. Always follows up and keeps you informed as to the status of your application offering great support." - Project Managers


"My team in APAC have been working with Richard for a few months and he has been awesome. His ability to plug into the market to find us options and work professionally and in partnership with my team has been highlighted as exceptional. I had my doubts when he originally reached out to me - as lots of people talk up their ability to recruit on the other side of the world and fail - but he proved me wrong."


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