Aquis Search

What Hunted Says

Aquis Search are a Hong Kong headquartered executive search firm covering recruitment across Asia . They have a genuine work hard, play hard environment and operate in Compliance, Finance & Accounting, Human Resources & Corporate Services, Investment Management, IT, Legal, Risk Management. Aquis Search has plenty of opportunity for team bonding throughout the year and a CSR programme you can be truly proud of.

Key Info

LocationHong Kong

Recruitment Sectors
Accountancy & FinanceBanking & FSHR & RecruitmentLegalTechnology

The Hong Kong Aquis Search Team

A clear career path and support to achieve your goals.

Who We Are

A career at Aquis Search will give you autonomy and the ability to build your career in different directions depending on your career aspirations and personal goals. - We’re a meritocracy - your success is dictated by your work ethic, performance and results, not your level of experience - Fast-track management opportunities - Geographical and functional mobility - Continual professional development including internal and external training opportunities

Our History

Aquis Search was founded in Hong Kong in 2009 by Scott Harrison and James Hickman. Both are experienced recruiters who wanted to offer clients specialist corporate governance talent, with a focus on the legal in-house and private practice market. Since then, the team has grown and covers multiple Asian markets and disciplines in the financial services, legal and commerce sectors.

Who we are looking for

We recruit throughout the year for consultants and support staff of all levels including for internships or recent graduates. In addition to the roles advertised here, we are always on the lookout for individuals that have experience in the following functions: - Compliance - Finance & Accounting - Human Resources & Corporate Services - Investment Management - IT - Legal - Risk Management - Sales & Marketing

Team Culture

We are an operation that is collaborative and entrepreneurial and we encourage that in our culture. Recruitment can be tough, but we face our daily challenges together, as a team. Throughout the year we hold whole office training sessions and offsite team building and social events to help foster the strong bonds that make coming to work more engaging, productive and fun.

Aquis Search Hong Kong Supporting World AIDS Day

Working here provides me with a supportive culture to embrace my entrepreneurial spirit

Corporate Social Responsibility

At Aquis Search we believe it is important to build links with the communities we work within. Our staff has the opportunity to work on numerous projects throughout the year, and we encourage everyone to come forward with new ideas on how we can be involved with all sectors of society.

About Aquis Search

Aquis Search is a leading recruitment and executive search company which has experienced year-on-year growth, and we are now in our 10th year. Through our global network of relationships with prestigious institutions, leading international law firms, regional market leaders and multinational organisations, we are constantly expanding and developing and have several opportunities for experienced recruiters (from Associate Consultant to Director level) in all our market leading specialist teams including: legal, compliance, risk management, technology, accounting & finance, operations, human resources & corporate services. Outside of our core areas of specialisation we are interested to meet with recruiters at all levels regardless of their industry or geographical coverage. We will back anyone to set up and establish a new desk and invest in the development of themselves and their team.

Management Structure

Our consultants are functional specialists, and this is how our teams are organised. We do not put a limit on how far consultants can be promoted, and our high performers will always be recognised. We work in open plan offices with teams seated together. The senior management, including the founding partners have an open door policy where ideas can be put forward or problems can be addressed.

Aquis Search CV workshop in Hong Kong for ethnic minority students.

One of our regular team quarterly socials - this from our Hong Kong Office

A Team Quarterly Social in the Mumbai Office

Convenient Office Locations

Our offices are in great locations. Not only do we consider ease of access to our clients and candidates, but it is important our staff can access transport links and a city's infrastructure.

Aquis Search

Key Info

Industry Recruitment/Search
Headquarters Hong Kong
Company Size 101-1000

Recruitment Sectors
Accountancy & Finance Banking & FS HR & Recruitment Legal Technology


  • CSR
  • Established 10+ years
  • International Relocation

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