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Aurex Group Expands to the UK with Managing Director Alex Eggleton

​PRESS RELEASE - 17 November 2022 - The United Kingdom

Aurex Group continues to expand its geographic footprint, announcing the opening of a new office in London, the UK, with industry leader Alex Eggleton as Managing Director. Alongside spearheading the firm’s expansion to the UK, Alex will lead Aurex Group’s Natural Resources team and services in the EMEA region.

“Since becoming a management-owned company earlier this year, developing Aurex Group in new territories has been one of our key priorities. We are proud to welcome Alex to establish our brand on the ground in the UK and drive our growth across Europe and the Middle East, an important region for our Natural Resources clients and the professionals we represent.

“Alex brings an exceptional track record and industry reputation to Aurex Group, and will draw upon his expertise in identifying synergies between the East and West to deliver a powerful service proposition to the market,”


As Managing Director, Alex brings more than 15 years of experience as prominent global commodities search professional to the role. Most recently based in Singapore, he has worked across the UK and Asia, delivering bespoke hiring solutions within the energy and commodity trading sectors.

With his extensive track record, Alex has proven his ability to successfully negotiate complex senior-level commercial and managerial positions. His partnership with reputable industry leaders has seen him develop a well-respected and well-recognised reputation with national oil companies, super majors, trading companies, banks and hedge funds, and private equity firms within the international Natural Resources industry.

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“Aurex Group holds such an esteemed position as a specialist search partner in our industry, and I am incredibly excited to be leading their entry into the UK and EMEA. Launching from London, we will be delivering Aurex Group’s brand of tailored, strategic and transformative recruitment services to new markets. As the demand deepens for the world’s Natural Resources industries to evolve, the Aurex Group team is ready to serve leaders across the sector and complete our global service commitment to clients,”


Aurex Group has been steadily building its network of international offices, establishing a physical presence across Asia, Australia, the Americas, and now the UK. With the opening of the London office, the firm has created a springboard into the EMEA region, strengthening its global offer. In time, the firm will also look to establish UK-based teams across its Real Estate and Infrastructure service offerings.

​To connect with Alex Eggleton, please contact | +44 20 3608 7528.

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, the Americas, Australia and the UK.