Africa is full of opportunities for companies and expatriates alike meaning mobilising employees there is becoming a common challenge faced by global mobility managers.
In this episode of NES Chat, Lauren was joined by Andrew Elliman and Gregg Burton. Andrew is the Head of Business Development at AGS Group – a relocation company providing global solutions. Andrew has over 20 years’ worth of experience in the global mobility industry, helping clients to overcome relocation challenges with a particular focus in Africa.
Gregg is the Operations Director for Africa at NES Global Talent. He has supported clients and candidates in Africa for over 10 years, delivering solutions to logistical, visa, payroll and tax challenges.
Gregg and Andrew discussed:
- What is Africa? The reality vs. the preconceptions
- Diversity in Africa
- Relocation trends – what’s bringing companies to Africa?
- The challenges companies face when mobilising employees into Africa and how to tackle them
They also shared personal experiences as well as practical tips you can use to ensure success.
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