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On 19th November, the Highered China team visited Geely Headquarters in Hangzhou, China.


Geely is a global automotive group established in 1986. It operates well-known international automotive brands such as Geely Auto, Lynk & Co, Volvo Cars, Polestar, PROTON, Lotus, London Electric Vehicle Company, Yuan Cheng Auto, and Terrafugia with global operations spanning the automotive value chain, from research, development and design to production, sales and servicing. Geely has over 80,000 employees. With total assets of over RMB100 billion, Geely has been a member of the Fortune Global 500 for seven consecutive years.


Geely onboarded the Highered platform early 2018 and has been utilizing Highered Global Talent Network to recruit top Chinese students studying overseas. Erik, Chief Commercial Manager at Highered, Gavin, Head of Highered¬†China, and Daisy, Corporate Relations Manager, represented the Highered¬†China team and visited Geely Headquarters in Hangzhou to deepen the understanding of Geely’s talent acquisition goals and to help Geely maximize the utility of the¬†Highered platform. During the meeting, Geely HRs and the Highered¬†team discussed graduate recruitment trends both domestically and internationally and Geely’s intention to hire more STEM students, apart from business and management students, in the coming years.


Highered’s¬†exclusive talent network which covers 500 top management and business schools in 80 countries enables companies to have a direct reach to competent candidates across the globe. Through Highered’s¬†targeted newsletters and promotions to schools in Australia, Canada, France, and the UK, where a significant amount of Chinese students study at, Geely effectively increased its exposure, especially towards relevant Chinese graduates.


Highered¬†will expand its talent network by welcoming 150 top engineering¬†schools in 2019, and 200 more engineering schools in 2020.¬† Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you are hiring graduate students in business and STEM¬†disciplines.


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