David Papapostolou, CCWP

Senior Research Analyst

David Papapostolou
dpapapostolouSPAMFILTER@staffingindustry.com

David Papapostolou is part of the European research team at Staffing Industry Analysts. He has written extensively about the contingent workforce environments in many European countries. David is also responsible for drawing the rankings of staffing firms in several European markets. A native speaker, he follows with a particular attention the trends in the French, Belgian and Swiss markets. David joined the company in May 2010 following a career as a research scientist, and has already written several reports on the clinical and scientific segments. He holds a Ph.D. in biochemistry from Paris University Denis Diderot.

Research Focus: Belgium | France | Luxembourg | Netherlands | Nordics | Switzerland | Vietnam

Recent Articles

Largest Direct Hire Firms Globally

26 June 2019

  • SIA's estimate for the size of the global direct hire market, broken down by region and country
  • Ranking of the largest direct hire firms, based on 2018 revenues
  • Insights from publicly listed firms

Global Staffing Industry Market Estimates and Forecast: May 2019 Update

24 May 2019

  • Staffing industry generates USD 490 billion of revenue worldwide in 2018
  • SIA projects global staffing revenue growth of 4% next year
  • Of the fourteen largest markets, only China and India projected to grow more than 5% next year

Most Attractive Staffing Markets Globally 2019

4 June 2019

  • This interactive tool provides comparative insights over 60 different staffing markets assessed across six Continents.
  • Our analysis provides a basic structure for understanding different strengths and weaknesses and a template for comparing a wide range of very different markets.
  • Staffing markets... More

Most Attractive Staffing Markets Globally 2019

6 March 2019

  • This report provides comparative insights over 60 different staffing markets assessed across six Continents.
  • Our analysis provides a basic structure for understanding different strengths and weaknesses and a template for comparing a wide range of very different markets.
  • Fine-tune this analysis... More

Largest Clinical/Scientific Staffing Firms Globally

5 December 2018

  • Global market size estimate and regional breakdown
  • Top 25 ranking based on market share
  • Clinical trials registrations geographical trends

Global Staffing Industry Market Estimates and Forecast: November 2018 Update

26 November 2018

  • By our estimates, the global staffing market generated EUR 413 billion (USD 466 billion) of revenue in 2017
  • We project 6% growth this year and 6% growth next year in global staffing revenue on a constant currency basis
  • Of the 17 largest markets, double digit growth projected next year in four... More

APAC SI Report Webinar - August 2018

24 August 2018

  • 1 hour Staffing Industry Report Webinar
  • Insights on the Indian Staffing Market with the Indian Staffing Federation
  • Forecasts, Trends and Developments in the APAC Market
  • APAC Supplier List

Most Complex Contingent Markets Globally 2018

1 June 2018

  • SIA's own methodology for evaluating the complexity of each contingent market using a mixture of our own and third-party sources.
  • This provides a basic structure for understanding the ease in which a contingent workforce programme can be put in place and a template for comparing a wide range of... More

Global Staffing Industry Market Estimates and Forecast: May 2018 Update

31 May 2018

  • Global staffing industry generated USD 461 billion of revenue in 2017
  • We project 7% growth this year and 6% next year, both on a constant-currency basis
  • Seven of the 17 largest markets projected to grow by double-digits this year, no decliners

Largest Direct Hire Firms Globally

14 May 2018

  • Ranking of the Top 20 largest direct hire firms globally, based on market share
  • Market size estimate and geographical breakdown
  • Insights from the some of the largest firms