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ZRG’s Technology Practice Adds Managing Director Train Luo

Rochelle Park, NJ, January 20, 2022ZRG, a New Jersey-based global executive search firm, welcomes Train Luo as Managing Director to help lead the firm’s expansion into Greater China and the Asia Pacific region. A cross-border executive recruiter (based in San Jose, California, and Shanghai, China), Train will serve as a member of ZRG’s Technology Practice.

Train has ten years of recruiting experience based in the Silicon Valley and over 13 years of experience in top global executive search firms in Asia. He is an expert in high tech sectors, having placed leaders across Semiconductor, Smart Device/IOT, SaaS, Internet, Venture Capital, and Blockchain/Crypto. Notably, he recruited the China President of Amazon and the first China City GM for Uber. In addition, he was a winner of LinkedIn Power Profiles in China in 2017.

Before joining ZRG, Train founded TL Talent Advisory, which now serves as ZRG’s affiliate operation in China. His recent career includes tenures as Head of Global Talent Acquisition at Didi Global and Vice President of Human Resources at DJI. Earlier, he was the Managing Partner, China for CTPartners; Senior Client Partner with Korn/Ferry; and the youngest Partner in Asia Pacific while at Heidrick & Struggles.

“Having entered executive search in 1994, Train is one of the most senior executive search consultants in China, and he has the track record to match,” Larry Hartmann, CEO of ZRG, said. “His experience in high tech industries, both in APAC and the US, will be advantageous to ZRG’s clients and search consultants globally.”

“ZRG’s emphasis on collaboration really drew me in,” Train added. “I am excited to expand this fast-growing and entrepreneurial company in the APAC region and to build my own search practice through the use of ZRG’s innovative tools and partnership with my colleagues both within and beyond the Technology Practice.”

About ZRG

ZRG is a global talent advisory firm that is changing the way companies hire and manage talent. ZRG’s data-driven approach to executive and professional search has been changing the way clients think about how to find top talent. The company’s digital Zi platform combines talent intelligence, candidate insights, and process improvement to dramatically deliver executive searches quicker and with proven better results.

Today, with the help of private equity investor RFE Investment Partners, ZRG is among the fastest growing firms in the search industry and provides a full suite of retained search, on-demand talent, and consulting and advisory solutions across the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Australia.