FuturePeople is a leader in the recruitment sector, and develops and engages workforces with Emotional Intelligence (EI). It’s a services industry specialist that drives extraordinary engagement across organisations, delivering results through a scientifically-grounded methodology.

Prominent Australian entrepreneur Linda Simonsen founded FuturePeople in 2002 and has since received a number of accolades, including the 2014 Contact Centre World award for World’s Best Contact Centre Recruitment Campaign, and the 2015 Corporate Vision award for Most Innovative Recruitment Firm.

At the Gemstar Technology Singapore Trade Mission (14-18 March 2016), Linda spoke to The CEO Magazine about her entrepreneurial journey so far, and why she is looking to Asia for further expansion opportunities.