About Proco

Our Leadership team

Our leadership team brings together all of the diverse personalities and points of view found at Proco Global to ensure the business goes from strength to strength.

Richard Paisley


Richard Paisley founded Proco Global in 2008 in response to a very obvious gap in the market – executive level search focused solely on end-to-end supply chains. His ambition and tenacity have seen the business expand into Asia, the Americas and continental Europe over the last 12 years.

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Chris Powell


Chris founded Commodity Search Partners in 2008 after seeing a real opportunity to build a commodities search firm focussed on and differentiated by, building long-standing relationships. Now as Proco Commodities, it is a vital part of Proco Group’s commitment to offering search solutions for the end-to-end supply chain market.

Krystle Edwards

Managing Partner – APAC

Krystle is directly responsible for the operation and development of our Hong Kong and Singapore offices as well as identifying further expansion opportunities across the region.

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Stuart MacSween

Managing Partner – EMEA

As Managing Partner, Stuart works with organisations across the supply chain through the Proco Global and Commodities brands. He possesses a network of C-suite relationships, and alongside his team, is uniquely positioned to provide market insights and regularly conducts competitor analysis and reports on behalf of their clients.

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Farid Alcazar

Managing Partner – LATAM

Based in Mexico City, Farid brings over 9 years of experience in specialized search for executive and middle management level within different industries. Farid is currently responsible for a team offering supply chain search solutions to top global companies in the 13 different countries of the LATAM region.

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