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Established in 2005, Profile is Asia’s leading search & selection firm. We provide collaborative solutions to financial services, commercial and professional services clients.

Why Profile?

We use our regional expertise and team of experienced professionals to offer our clients bespoke recruitment and human capital solutions.

Across our offices in Hong Kong, Singapore, Shanghai, Beijing and Tokyo, we provide access to a longstanding network throughout Asia, bolstered by a team of consultants and in-house researchers with specialist expertise at the sector and functional level. From market intelligence to executive search, we use robust tools to find and secure the right leaders for your organisation, and offer key market insights to inform your talent strategy.

We are flexible, pragmatic, and personal. We act as partners to our clients, with the single goal of helping them achieve their human capital objectives.



Profile was established in 2005, and has grown its presence in Asia with offices in Hong Kong (est. 2005), Singapore (est. 2007), Shanghai (est. 2010),  Beijing (est. 2013) and Tokyo (est. 2021).



We have more than 140 specialists in the region, including a team of in-house researchers.



We have helped more than 6,000 professionals find new roles in Asia to date. 


Red Hat

Rebecca Zou

Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist, APAC

The consultants at Profile possess a consistently deep knowledge of the designated sectors and work with a wide network of well-qualified individuals.


Tiffany Shi

Senior HR Manager    

We are constantly impressed by the professionalism of Profile’s consultants, and they continue to deliver outstanding results. 

Parkway Pantai

Cheraline Nah

Head of Finance

Profile listens carefully and hunts for the profile you require. A partner in the recruitment journey from selection until closure. The key to their success includes experienced recruiters, an extensive network and candidate pool, careful matching of client and candidate profiles, swift closure with candidates and good post-placement follow-ups.

Xiaoyi Technology

Shengwei Da


We were impressed with Profile’s professionalism, deep understanding of the market, and speed in recommending candidates for key positions at our company.

Brandywine Global Investment Management

Tariq Ahmad 

Director, Head of Asia

Profile is one of the most reputable specialist search firms in the region. For both strategic hires and industry analysis, they have been consistently impressive, and they take pride in providing a truly tailored service.

FWD Insurance

Meena Wadhera

Chief HR Officer

Profile is one of the most professional headhunting firms and operates with a high level of integrity. The level of service provided by Profile is a level above other headhunting firms, and I will continue with the valuable long-term relationship I have with them.


Ning Wang


Profile's approach to executive search has been professional, considered and helpful. Their consultants quickly understood Keep's business and brand values, and were able to communicate concisely with candidates throughout all stages of the search process. 

Under Armour

Shawn Tan

HR Director

Profile is an amazing partner who has been a great extension of our HR team in the areas of talent acquisition and employer branding over the years. 

NTUC Enterprise

Dan Lin


Deep market knowledge, wide resourceful network, responsiveness, and customer-oriented (thinking on behalf of the company instead of only chasing the dollar). The Profile team have never failed to carry out these qualities with 100% professionalism and enthusiasm.


At Profile, we value integrity.


We have a culture built on trust, firmly committed to conducting our business in an open and ethical manner.​

At Profile, we value partnership.


Driven by a shared goal, we act as long-term strategic partners and advocates for our clients, providing unconditional support. 

At Profile, we value commitment.


Focused on finding the right solutions, we offer a high level of dedication and a service that strives to exceed expectations.

Profile has joined forces with WilsonHCG, an award-winning global leader in total talent solutions.

WilsonHCG Partnership

Profile is a WilsonHCG company. Together, we provide our clients access to a single provider with global capabilities.

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Profile is dedicated to Asia, and contributes actively to our local communities.


We are dedicated to Asia, and contribute actively to our local communities.​

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Profile is proud to be an equal opportunities employer, organised around a deliberate diversity of styles and perspectives, with professionals from over 15 nationalities.

Diversity & Inclusion

Profile is proud to be an equal opportunities employer, organised around a deliberate diversity of styles and perspectives, with professionals from over 15 nationalities. We are committed to operating free of discrimination on any grounds. 

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Human Capital Partnership Employment Agency - HCP(EA) EA

HCP(EA) Employment Agency

Profile has been recognised as a Human Capital Partnership (EA) Employment Agency for our progressive employment practices. The HCP Programme is an initiative to bring together a community of progressive employers in Singapore and to help them stay competitive through a focus on human capital development. 

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Tripartite Standards

As part of our mission to build a better work environment for our employees, we are a proud adopter of the Tripartite Standards. Recognised by Singapore’s Tripartite Alliance for Fair and Progressive Employment Practices (TAFEP), we are committed to building a better and inclusive workplace where our employees are treated fairly and with respect.

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