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Chris Aukland

Group Managing Director | Asia

+852 3103 4350

Chris is an experienced recruitment professional with 18 years’ consulting experience across the UK and Asia. He has a proven track record of building and leading sustainable and profitable recruitment teams with a commitment to provide the highest possible service levels to candidates and clients.

As the Managing Director for the Hong Kong business, Chris is responsible for its growth and the delivery of recruitment solutions for permanent and contract recruitment across Banking & Financial Services, Finance & Accounting, Information Technology, Sales & Marketing, Supply Chain & Procurement, Business Support, and growing Startups. Prior to working with Ambition, Chris started his career in the Technology field in London, as a Management Consultant, with the global US management consultancy firm Accenture. Upon deciding that he was not a “techie”, Chris moved into the recruitment field where he spent 10 years with Page Group Hong Kong in a variety of leadership roles.  

During his tenure with Page Group, Chris launched several new disciplines, was responsible for spearheading the successful launch of the Page Personnel brand into Hong Kong, and held the responsibility for managing the Michael Page business, Hong Kong across all specialist service lines.  He also has an extensive network across Asia and has a strong track record in the placement of senior and C-suite professionals within finance and technology roles. Chris has a Master's degree in Engineering and French from the University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom.