Inspire Selection launches a Sustainability Division

Inspire Selection is delighted to welcome Alexandra Scholes who will be setting up a new business line looking at roles within Sustainability.

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“The world is fast acknowledging its responsibility for the environment and preserving the ecosystem we live in. With the introduction of the Paris agreement in 2015, the UAE and other GCC countries have implemented sustainability initiatives to set clear goals which will shape its future.”

“This has created an immense drive for talent and a need for those who understand Global and European standards for reporting, sustainability strategy along with deep technical experts.”

Alexandra Scholes April 2021

 

 

By launching this new business line, Inspire Selection is excited to be strengthening our capability in the key area which fits well with our overriding ethos of acting responsibly.


As well as working within area of the Sustainability, Alexandra will also be leveraging her previous experience within Construction Claims, Disputes and Expert Witness Services.

Alexandra brings with her 15 years of diversified talent acquisition experience and knows first-hand the complexities and challenges faced internally after spending 7 years in house with International Construction Consulting firms.

Alexandra has been in the region for 12 years but has always had a global reach bringing many specialist individuals in from overseas as well as having excellent knowledge of the local market.

To connect with Alexandra : https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexandrascholes/

 

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