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Global Payroll Veteran, Christopher Edgar, Joins SafeGuard World International

AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 05/29/14 -- SafeGuard World International (SGWI), a leading provider of global managed payroll, global employment outsourcing and international HR services is proud to welcome industry veteran Christopher Edgar as VP, Strategic Client Initiatives.

With more than 20 years of global and payroll industry experience, Christopher joins SGWI from Linedata, Inc., a French-owned company, where he was Director of Professional Services - Capitalstream, managing a portfolio of client implementations and special projects across the United States and Europe. He has also served in strategic roles in Corporate HR Shared Services with ADP's GlobalView® and Streamline(SM) divisions, and has held leading key roles in program management, professional services, implementation and consulting with ADP and NorthgateArinso.

With strong technical and business qualifications, Christopher has helped clients integrate major domestic and international ERP platforms and third-party tools including talent, compensation, recruiting, training, health & welfare and time & labor with organizations such as PeopleSoft, SAP and Oracle. As a proven leader on the international level with a firm understanding of the unique challenges related to global projects, Christopher is a highly experienced service-centric implementation executive with a demonstrated ability to build and lead diverse teams of professionals around the globe.

In his role as VP, Strategic Client Initiatives at SGWI, Christopher will support and lead high-level project initiatives and provide strategic input into the company's business delivery model, including its technology roadmap and operational processes. Christopher will also partner with the SGWI's global sales and account management teams as a consulting advisor and act as Engagement Manager/Executive Sponsor for key client accounts.

Founder & CEO of SGWI Bjorn Reynolds commented, "Yet again, a global payroll veteran has chosen to join SafeGuard World International. As we continue disrupting the global payroll market and gain more market share in this exciting space, industry pioneers are flocking to our organization. Payroll veterans, such as Christopher, are excited about our culture and vision, and are keen to join our journey and become part of a team that is making history."

About SafeGuard World International - www.safeguardworld.com: SafeGuard World International (SGWI) provides Global Managed Payroll, Global Employment Outsourcing and international HR services to Fortune 500 companies. The company has been recognized by Gartner Research as "the young, aggressive disrupter in the market." Serving over 165 countries, SGWI supports companies of all sizes, with small or large employee populations, in mature and emerging international markets. For more information, call Chris Draeger at 1 (919) 672 7028 or visit http://www.safeguardworld.com.

Chris Draeger
1 (919) 672 7028

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