This year, Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) has selected the honorees for 2020 Staffing 100 Europe, their annual list of influential people in the staffing industry. In addition, they introduced the ‘Hall of Fame’ which comprises pioneers and champions whose indelible impact is at the core of the industry’s evolution, to which also our founder Frits Goldschmeding has been selected. 

“As the global leading HR services provider, we are proud that these Randstad executives are part of the selected group of 100 influentials in our industry. Besides that, it’s a great honor that our founder has been selected to their inaugural  ‘Hall of Fame’,” says Wout Dekker, Chair of Randstad’s Supervisory Board. “It’s good to see that our innovative way of working and agile management is being recognized.”

The following Randstad executives are in the 2020 Staffing 100 Europe list (in random order)

  • Jacques van den Broek, CEO and Chair of the Executive Board
  • Henry Schirmer, CFO and member of the Executive Board
  • Chris Heutink, member of the Executive Board
  • Annemarie Muntz, Managing Director Global Public Affairs
  • Richard Jager, CEO Randstad Group DACH
  • Alessandro Ramazza, President of Assolavoro, Deputy Counselor of Randstad Group Italia, President of Intempo
  • Paul Jacquin, managing partner Randstad Innovation Fund
  • Ilonka Jankovich, managing partner Randstad Innovation Fund

Selected to SIA’s Hall of Fame:

  • Frits Goldschmeding, Founder Randstad

The list, compiled by SIA, includes those who have helped to shape the €172 billion European market. Entrepreneurs, CEOs, reformers, lawyers, business people — the Staffing 100 Europe  list, now in its seventh year, is based on the impact and influence individuals have had on the workforce solutions ecosystem over the past twelve months. These lists are not a ranking, but a shout-out to those who have made a difference in the world of work.

about SIA

Founded in 1989, Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) is the global advisor on staffing and workforce solutions. Their proprietary research covers all categories of employed and non-employed work including temporary staffing, independent contracting and other types of contingent labor. As a division of the international business media company, Crain Communications Inc., SIA is headquartered in Mountain View, California, with offices in London, England.

about randstad

Randstad is a global talent leader with the vision to be the world’s most equitable and specialized talent company. As a partner for talent and through our four specializations - Operational, Professional, Digital and Enterprise - we provide clients with the high-quality, diverse and agile workforces that they need to succeed in a talent scarce world. We help people secure meaningful roles, develop relevant skills and find purpose and belonging in their workplace. Through the value we create, we are committed to a better and more sustainable future for all. Headquartered in the Netherlands, Randstad operates in 39 markets and has approximately 40,000 employees. In 2023, we supported 2 million talent to find work and generated a revenue of €25.4 billion. Randstad N.V. is listed on the Euronext Amsterdam. For more information, see

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