Adam Pode, CCWP

Director of Research (EMEA & APAC)

Adam Pode
apodeSPAMFILTER@staffingindustry.com

Adam Pode joined SIA in June 2009 with overall responsibility for research for EMEA & APAC. Since then he has examined and written about the staffing industry from Australia to Zambia. Developed forecasts that the market uses to plan its strategy. Advised numerous companies from around the globe. Worked with the World Employment Confederation to measure the pulse rate of the industry. Calculated the size of the Global Gig Economy, and spoken at numerous industry events.

Adam has spent his entire career in the research field; in the British House of Commons, running his own research firm, as a Professor in the US, heading the business intelligence unit of a large listed UK firm and working as an associate partner in private equity practice.

Adam has a B.A. from the School of Oriental and African Studies, and various postgraduate qualifications.

Research Focus: Brazil | Eastern Europe | Greece | India | Ireland | Middle East | Portugal | Russia | UK

Recent Articles

South American Skills Shortages

December 3, 2013

Citation on skills shortages in South America, covering Brazil, Mexico, Chile and Colombia.

Colombian Data Sources

July 23, 2013

A list of data sources for Colombia including:

  • Academic resources, applicable government departments
  • Laws and regulations, contingent workforce market data
  • Trade associations and other organisations

International Legislative Review

June 19, 2013

  • Missed our International Legislative Review webinar or want to see it again.
  • Updates for Italy, the UK and Ukraine.
  • View in association with our monthly legislative and regulatory updates

SIA Research: The German Market

January 23, 2013

The temporary workforce market can vary greatly by country. Here’s a look at the German contingent workforce landscape

Argentinian Data Sources

August 22, 2012

A list of data sources for Argentina including:

  • Academic resources, applicable government departments
  • Laws and regulations, contingent workforce market data
  • Trade associations and other organisations

Brazilian Data Sources

July 9, 2012

A list of data sources for Brazil including:

  • Academic resources, applicable government departments
  • Laws and regulations, contingent workforce market data
  • Trade associations and other organisations

A Look at the Brazilian Temporary Workforce Environment

May 30, 2012

  • Overview of the Brazilian legal landscape
  • Significance of collective bargaining agreements
  • Details on employers' statutory costs

Dictionary of European Key Staffing Terms

February 8, 2012

  • Short dictionary of European key staffing terms
  • Can be used to search the Internet in conjunction with a translation tool

Europe: Less Regulation Ahead?

January 25, 2012

European countries seek to ease regulatory burdens on employers.

Europe: Green Card, Blue Card

August 3, 2011

Europe’s Blue Card Directive is designed to attract highly talented workers by making it easier for them to come to Europe, move around and improve their status when they are in the region.