Back to Blogs

Morson joins new APSCo trade body for Outsource Sector

  • Publish Date: Posted 6 months ago
  • Author: Jamal Niaz

​​Morson Group has joined the new trade body for outsourcing providers –APSCo Outsource, as one of its founder members.

APSCo Outsource has been developed from APSCo to represent the interests of MSP, RPO and recruitment outsource providers. It will act as the collective voice of the outsourcing market to lobby government on the impact of legislation and policy on the sector; create a peer-to-peer network to debate, discuss and share knowledge, produce research specific to the outsourcing market and provide a trusted badge of quality which will be recognised by end-user clients as best in class.

Members of APSCo Outsource benefit from:

  • Providing an opportunity to shape & focus: Creating a trade association better placed to serve the sector

  • A future vision & strategy: To provide a global service and presence

  • A trusted badge of quality: Recognised by end user clients as best in class which will help with business development and client retention

  • Representation with Government: OutSource will act as the collective voice of the outsourcing market to lobby the government about the impact of legislation and policy on the outsourcing sector

  • Best Practice: OutSource will create a peer to peer network to debate, discuss and share knowledge

  • Collaboration: OutSource will collaborate with other service organisations to provide tailored intelligence and research and provide access to other outsource experts.

Melanie Forbes has joined APSCo Global as Managing Director of APSCo Outsource. Melanie has been involved in the outsource market for over two decades most recently as Group MD of Rullion; MD of Managed Solutions at AMS and CEO of Guidant Global. She was listed in the SIA Global Power 150 Women in Staffing every year between 2015 and 2019 and was also listed in the SIA European Staffing Top 100 in 2016, 2019 and 2020. Melanie also sits on the board of the Recruitment Industry Disability Initiative (RIDI). She said:

“The outsourcing market has evolved exponentially over the last decade to become a highly sophisticated sector, a sector that is distinct from staffing, but, until now, had no distinct trade body representation. I’m incredibly proud to be leading this new trade body and I am looking forward to the journey.”

APSCo Outsource was officially launched on 27th January in a virtual event featuring Ann Swain, CEO of APSCo Global and Melanie Forbes.

​To search our latest available roles, click here