AJ joined R121 in November 2001 to initiate the company’s expansion to the US. He is currently responsible for the continued expansion of the business in North America covering business development and customer satisfaction. AJ has worked in SAP recruitment and consulting since 1998, covering industry verticals such as manufacturing, insurance, and the life sciences. He believes in genuine relationships, straight forward communication, and value from validation, and helps companies achieve success from the connections he has created throughout his career. Outside of work and spending time with his family, AJ loves helping people and runs marathons to raise money and awareness for charitable organizations like Open Heart Magic and the Ronald McDonald House in Chicago.