Professional Executive Search ...
AFM is an international executive search consultancy focusing on the Commodity/Shipping and Finance/Investment Industries, with a strong, on-the-ground presence, and deep professional experience, in the Asia/Pacific region - the key growth area for these sectors - and search abilities worldwide.
AFM works both with leading global firms and also high-growth emerging companies, to find mid/senior level management to build their businesses.
Established in 1998, with professionals based in Hong Kong, Singapore, Shanghai, Tokyo and London, AFM has unique industry knowledge and expertise often lacking in other search firms.
Shipping People ...
AFM consultants work as a team which allows them to execute searches quickly and find the right people. The team has over 150 years of Financial and Shipping industry experience in Asia and around the globe.
AFM is a pro-active headhunting firm that uses its unique industry knowledge to identify, approach and convince the right candidates to join its clients. This discreet and traditional search style is enhanced by extensive and global vacancy-distribution and candidate-sourcing technology.
As a result of its professional focus, AFM was voted among the top three executive search firms in its field.
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In Asia and Across the Globe.
AFM professional consultants are based in Asia and in Europe. They are constantly in Singapore, London, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Tokyo, meeting clients and candidates face to face.
AFM manages searches in Finance/Investment, primarily in Asia, and Commodity/Shipping searches in all the above locations, plus Australia, Dubai and India, and all major shipping centres in Europe and the USA.
AFM has a client base comprised of commodity houses, leading shipping industry firms and global commercial banks, in addition to international investment banks and fund management companies.
Both Candidates and Clients are positive about AFM...
"Let me tell you that you are the most professional recruiter we ever worked with." (Household name Fortune 500 Shipping Company)
"The only recruitment person in Shipping in Asia who truly understands the business." (Asia/Pacific Ship-broking Head)
"Thanks for a very good candidate." (A major US Stevedoring and Agency company)
"Thank you for yours. 2 days passed at (new company). I must say it is an excellent company with very different air from (old company)'s. I appreciate all your support. Let's be in touch." (Candidate moved from Hong Kong to Singapore)
"Many thanks for all your help and keeping everything so confidential. You know how easy it is for information to become public in shipping. Thank you again." (Candidate moved within Shanghai)
"Thank you so much for helping me throughout the process; I feel this is full of career growth and I could expand myself internationally in the future." (Candidate moving within Tokyo).
- Dry Cargo Shipbroking Operations/Post-Fixture Manager - Singapore
- FFA/Freight Derivatives Trader - Singapore
- Tanker Period/Project Chartering Shipbrokers - Chinese Clients - Singapore
- Capesize Shipbrokers - Singapore
- Handysize/ Supramax/ Panamax Shipbrokers - China
- Handysize/ Supramax Shipbrokers - Singapore
- Newbuilding/ S and P/ Project Shipbrokers - Japanese Clients - Singapore
- Junior Dry Cargo Chartering Broker (any size) - Tokyo
- Handysize/ Supramax/ Panamax Shipbrokers - Singapore
- Handysize to Panamax Shipbrokers - Singapore
- Handy, Supra & Panamax Dry Cargo Shipbrokers - Singapore
- Small Clean Tanker Broker/ Major Shipbroking Group - Singapore
- India/South Asia Handysize/ Supramax/ Panamax Shipbrokers - Singapore
- Asia Regional Handysize/ Supramax/ Panamax Shipbrokers - Bangkok
- Handysize/ Supramax/ Panamax Period Chartering Shipbrokers - Copenhagen
- Chartering Manager -Ship Operator/Pool Manager - Stamford USA
- Chartering Manager -Ship Operator/Pool Manager - Shanghai
- Chartering/Parcelling Manager - Major Owner/Operator - Hong Kong
- Dry Cargo Chartering Brokers - Major Shipbroking Group - Delhi
- Dry Cargo Chartering Brokers - Stamford, CT, USA
- Senior Panamax Chartering Broker - Shanghai
- Handy to Capesize Brokers - International Broking Co. - China
- Global Shipbroking Office Head/Representative - Tokyo
- Handysize/ Supramax/ Panamax Shipbrokers - Copenhagen
- Capesize Shipbrokers - Japanese Clients - Singapore
- Sale & Purchase Brokers - Hong Kong
- Chartering Manager - Dry Cargo Operator - Singapore
- Handy to Capesize Brokers - International Broking Co. - Singapore
- Capesize Shipbrokers - Japanese Clients - Tokyo
- General Affairs/Accounting - International Broking Group - Tokyo
- Supramax Chartering Managers - Dubai
- Japan Representative - Major Shipbroking Group - Tokyo
- Senior Chartering Manager - Panamax - Shanghai
- Handysize Bulk Carrier Chartering Manager - Singapore
- Handysize/ Supramax/ Panamax Shipbrokers - Paris