Sergio Picarelli appointed Chief Operating Officer of Adecco Staffing Division
Adecco, the world's largest human resources solutions provider, today announced the appointment of Sergio Picarelli (37), most recently the Group's Zone Manager Central Europe, to Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Group's Staffing Division.
Dec 3, 2004
With immediate effect, Sergio Picarelli in this newly created position will assume responsibility for all operational matters at Adecco's largest business unit which represents 89% of the Group's revenues. He will report to Group Chief Executive Officer Jérome Caille.
In 1993 Sergio Picarelli joined Adecco in Italy where as a Chief Sales and Marketing Director he contributed substantially to position Adecco as the undisputed leader of the Italian market and the second contributor of Adecco Group. He also played a key role in successfully developing other major European markets such as Germany, Belgium and the Nordics. Being promoted in 2001 to Head of Adecco Operations Central Europe he held responsibility over 23 countries.
Sergio Picarelli graduated at Bocconi University, Milan, in Business Administration. A former professional basketball player, Sergio is married and father of one child.