24 Seven Global Executive Search Delivers Head of Research & Development to Loftex China

New York – 24 Seven, the leading specialized recruitment firm for the Digital, Creative, Fashion and Retail industries, is pleased to announce the placement of Sonia Guimares as the Head of Research & Development for Loftex China. Headquartered in the Shandong province of China, Loftex Industries is one of the largest independent producers of top-quality home textiles.

In her new role, Ms. Guimares will be relocating to the company’s operations in Hong Kong where she will be in charge of/leading all company innovation to help Loftex achieve their goal of becoming a top textile company in all major international markets.

Previously, Ms. Guimares held the role of Quality Director, Innovation & Product Development for More Textile Group in Portugal. Ms. Guimares has a degree in Chemistry from the University of Algarve Portugal and a post graduate degree in High-Tech Textiles from University of Minho, Portugal.  She also has completed advanced studies in textile technologies, including Nanotechnology and its various textile applications.

“24 Seven’s Global Executive Search team was selected by Loftex because we have an unmatched international network of senior talent across business-critical functional areas of design, product development, creative, operations and more,” said Ricardo Alvar, 24 Seven’s Managing Director, Global Search, “We apply a proven approach to placing top executive and creative leaders that combines global reach, industry expertise and market intelligence. Each client’s customized executive search is informed by their unique culture, the distinctive executive team, and operational singularity.”

With 12 offices in North America and Europe, 24Seven Global Search has placed Senior Executives at Fashion, Retail and Creative sector companies in 25 countries worldwide.


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