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WHO WE ARE

AP Technical, a leading global IT recruitment consultancy with offices in Guernsey, Jersey, Cyprus, Switzerland and Canada, is ideally placed to find you IT vacancies and Telecommunications vacancies internationally.

With a reputation for providing the highest levels of professional recruitment service to employers and job seakers in: IT, Telecommunications, Electronics, Web, eCommerce and eGaming.

ABOUT US

AP Technical has a team of dedicated recruitment consultants with specialised knowledge and an in-depth understanding of technical requirements coupled with a proven track record in placing technical specialists at all levels of business in both the commercial and the financial marketplace. This specialised service is backed up by our experience as AP Group, which was formed in 1990. Now one of the world's largest offshore recruitment consultancies, with offices in six locations and operating in over 40 jurisdictions worldwide.

If you are interested in career advice, one of our many opportunities or if you require a specialised technical consultancy to assist you in your search for suitable staff at any level, please contact us

HISTORY

  • The Beginning

    AP Group was founded in Guernsey by our Chief Executive, Gina Le Prevost, as an agency for recruiting permanent and temporary staff for the finance industry. 
     

    1990 Milestone
  • REC

    AP Group became a member of REC ( The Recruitment & Employment Confederation) in 1994. The membership ended in 2016.

    1994 Achievement
  • AP Courses

    AP Courses was first launched in Guernsey in 1995. It was originally called Future Business School but it was renamed Approved Courses in 2004, and AP Courses in 2007.

    1995 General
  • Jersey

    AP Personnel expands its operation to Jersey. AP Courses also opens a branch in Jersey in the same year.   

    1998 Location
  • AP Executive

    AP Group's executive search division, AP Executive, was established in Guernsey in 1999. An office in Jersey followed six months later.

    1999 Location
  • BVI

    In response to the growing client demands in the Caribbean, AP Executive opened an office in Tortola, British Virgin Islands in 2001.

    2001 Location
  • Cyprus - Limassol

    AP Group launches its operation in Cyprus with an office in Limassol including AP Personnel, AP Courses and AP Executive.

    2003 Location
  • Cyprus - Nicosia

    AP Group sets up another office in Cyprus, in the capital city of Nicosia.

    2004 Location
  • STEP

    AP Group became the Global Recruitment Partner for STEP (the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners). The partnership florished for 7 years.

    2004 Achievement
  • Cyprus

    The Nicosia office was made the head office in Cyprus, and the Limassol office was closed down.

    2005 General
  • London

    AP Executive enters the competitive London recruitment market to meet the increasing client demands across the UK.

    2005 Location
  • CISI

    In 2007, AP Group became a recruitment partner of CISI (Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment). This partnership lasted for over 5 years.

    2007 Achievement
  • Geneva

    In March, AP Group opened an office in Geneva, Switzerland.

    2007 Location
  • AP Group - New Image

    Approved Personnel becomes AP Group to reflect the diverse, specialised recruitment services offered by separate divisions under one parent company.

    2007 Milestone
  • Zurich

    In February, AP Group opened its second Swiss office in Zurich to work closely with the Geneva office and the international network.

    2009 Location
  • Cyprus - Limassol

    AP Group opens a new office in Limassol, Cyprus

    2012 Location
  • Singapore

    With growth in business opportunities in the East, AP Executive opened an international office in Singapore.

    2014 Location
  • Corporate Intl Global Awards

    In 2014, AP Executive was named the winner of Corporate Intl Global Awards in the category: International Recruitment Specialist Firm of the Year in Switzerland

    2014 Achievement
  • Corporate Intl Global Awards

    AP Executive wins the Corporate Intl Global Awards for the second time in the category: International Recruitment Specialist Firm of the Year.

    2016 Achievement
  • Offshore Excellence Awards

    In February, AP Executive awarded “Best in Offshore Wealth Management Recruitment” -  2016 Offshore Excellence Awards.

    2016 Achievement
  • Corporate LiveWire Global Awards

    In May, AP Executive won the Corporate LiveWire Global Awards 2016 in the “Recruitment Services Provider To The Finance Sector” category.

    2016 Achievement
  • Corporate Vision Award

    In May, AP Group was awarded Corporate Vision's 2016 Global Recruitment Specialists Award. 

    2016 Achievement
  • APSCo

    In August, AP Group became the proud affiliate members of APSCo (the Association of Professional Staffing Companies) - UK’s leading professional recruitment industry body.

    2016 Achievement
  • Canada

    The Toronto office expands into servicing recruitment needs of IT, telecoms, media and digital sectors.

    2017 Location

OUR VALUES

Commitment and Loyalty

Our loyalty towards our clients reflects our commitment to nurturing a long standing partnership built on trust and confidence. 

Professionalism and Customer Satisfaction

At AP Technical we believe that customer satisfaction is the key to business growth. We are committed to delivering superior quality of staffing and career management services, whilst maintaining the highest standards of professionalism and ethical behaviour.

Confidentiality and Integrity

We guarantee our clients and candidates utmost confidentiality and integrity in handling sensitive information. Our recruitment practices are in line with the highest ethical and corporate standards.  

QUALITY COMMITMENT

  • “Many thanks for all of your support over the past 3 months.  The service level provided is considerably better than any other local agency for IT positions and I would always advise people in the IT field to speak to you if they wanted to find a new role.”

    Candidate, Jersey

  • "It was a pleasure meeting you! My only regret is that I have not come to AP Technical sooner. You are by far the most professional recruitment agency that I have meet in Jersey."

    Candidate, Jersey

  •  "The AP Group have been enthusiastic supporters of both REC qualifications for many years.  They are committed to supporting their staff by offering them the opportunity of taking the Certificate in Recruitment Practice whilst they are fairly new to the company, and at a later stage they are encouraged to continue their studies with the Diploma in Recruitment Practice."

    Beryl Makinson FREC DipRP, Student Services Manager, The Recrutiment & Employment Confederation (REC)

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