We Are Philippe
Read

RPO by FirstMeridian


Who We Are

We, at Philippe Read, are FirstMeridian’s Centre of Excellence spearheaded by industry leaders with 15+ years of individual experience in building the RPO business line from ground up and transforming workforces for hundreds of marquee clients through customized, data-driven and industry focused RPO solutions.

We combine the power of technology, pioneering industry leadership, deep market relationships and global talent outreach to become a true strategic partner focused on evolving talent acquisition strategies and optimizing business operations.


Our Leaders
Javeed Azeem

Sr. VP- Perm Recruitment &
RPO, FirstMedridian

Anurag Gupta

President – IT Staffing, FirstMeridian

Manmeet Singh

Dy. CEO – V5 Global
(A FirstMeridian Company)

Siby Joseph

VP- Perm Recruitment &
RPO, FirstMeridian

Liju Varghese

VP- Technology Staffing,
First Meridian

Raghav Poojary

Sr. VP – Digital Automation & Marcom, FirstMeridian


We are a FirstMeridian Brand

We are part of the FirstMeridian Group, formed by world-renowned Investors with the objective to build a premier HR platform that offers end-to-end Human Resources solutions and transforms people processes.

Established in 2018, FirstMeridian has four companies under its umbrella, namely Innovsource, V5 Global, Affluent Global and CBSI, with a combined headcount of 95,000+ associates who serve 500+ customers across 1100+ locations in India. FirstMeridian is among the Top 3 Staffing Companies in India, backed by Global investment majors viz., Goldman Sachs, Samara Capital & Janchor Partners. We combine the power of technology, pioneering industry leadership, deep market relationships and global talent outreach to become a true strategic partner focused on evolving talent acquisition strategies and optimizing business operations.

Reach us out at www.firstmeridian.com