With more of 18 years of experience in HR Industry and Consultancy, Sergio Basto joined Manpower in December 2017, as Director of Manpower, leading Sales & Marketing, Strategic Client Management and Recruitment Departments.
Sergio started his career back in 2002 as HR Consultant for Staffing & Outsourcing Services, in Portugal, establishing and developing new products and services, mainly in Industrial, Logistics and Sales & Marketing. In 2008 he assumed the lead of a specialized business unit in Contact Centers and Sales Force, in Iberia. In 2014 Sergio accepted the challenge to lead operations in Adecco Russia, restructuring the company, building a new market approach with unique way of work, for Staffing, On Sites and Permanent Placement. Following the Russian new labor law, Outsourcing services became a huge opportunity in the Russian market. Sergio successfully led the implementation and development of the services.
He graduated in 2003 in Human Resources and post graduated in 2010 in business administration. Through the years Sergio have been involved in Sales & Operational Processes, business work-flows regarding productivity & improvement, product and pricing development and innovation.