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Aurex Group Promotes Alex Kerr to Partner

PRESS RELEASE - 9 September 2022 - Singapore

Aurex Group is pleased to announce the promotion of Alex Kerr to Partner. He now joins the firm’s global partnership group from his base in Singapore.

Alex joined the business in 2016 in Hong Kong as part of Aurex Group's commodities team expansion. He has climbed through the ranks from Consultant to Principal and, more recently, Director. Through this progression, Alex moved to Singapore in 2018 as part of the firm's investment in enhancing services for key clients in the bulk commodities industry in Asia.

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"Alex is one of Asia's most experienced, accomplished and versatile commodities specialist headhunters. Over the last decade, his time in Shanghai, Hong Kong and Singapore has enabled him to build deep networks across the natural resources landscape. Alex's investment in sophisticating his service offering to clients and establishing himself as a trusted career adviser to the commodities management and leadership community has made him an integral member of our business.

“He has developed into an ambassador of our company culture and a leading example of the opportunity Aurex Group provides to those who want to reach the highest levels in the company. We are proud to welcome Alex to the global partnership group."


Alex has carved out his specialisation in bulk commodities, metals, agriculture, energy and environmental products, and commodity finance recruitment, fulfilling mandates across both the front and middle office. Having lived in Singapore, Shanghai and Hong Kong, he has delivered on a wide range of assignments for international and domestic trading houses, producers, investment banks and private equity firms across the commodities supply chain.

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"I am very happy to have been invited by the Aurex Group leadership team to join the global partnership group following six years of successfully building the Asia commodities desk within the organisation. I look forward to further expanding my team in Singapore to bolster our presence and capability for our clients and the professionals we represent."


​To connect with Alex Kerr, please contact | +65 9007 2185.

About Aurex Group

Aurex Group is a global recruitment firm specialising in the Natural Resources, Real Estate, and Infrastructure sectors. The business was founded in 2010 in Hong Kong and first achieved success as a market-leading provider in Asia. Today, Aurex Group is a global recruitment company with offices in Asia, Australia and the Americas.