Samira Alimohammad named on SIA list of most influential women in staffing

Vice-President and General Counsel of SThree Americas, Samira Alimohammad professional headshot

Samira Alimohammad, Vice-President and General Counsel of SThree Americas, has been included in SIA’s 2021 Global Power 150 – Women in Staffing list. The list is made up of the most influential women in staffing and recognises the top 100 in the Americas and top 50 internationally.

Samira is a 12-year recruiting attorney who oversees SThree America’s legal and compliance division. She’s responsible for protecting assets across our six brands and has helped leaders mitigate exposure.

She has also reconstructed our contracts department, significantly reducing exposure to contractual risk while building out the compliance department and putting in place policies adherent to federal, state and city laws.

Outside of SThree, Samira is an active member of the American Staffing Association’s (ASA) Legal and Legislative Committee and mentors through the ASA mentorship program. And this isn’t her first accolade. A strong believer in DE&I and supporting other women, Samira also made the National Association Women Lawyers’ Rising List 2021.

Samira Alimohammad, Vice-President and General Counsel of SThree Americas, said:

“I am honored and humbled to be named as one of this year’s SIA Global 150 Women in Staffing. While making this list of incredible women has been a dream of mine personally, it also underpins the importance of legal, risk, and compliance – and all of the other supporting functions – within the staffing industry.

“I hope this recognition is embraced by all members of our core functions and allows them to see the impact they make on the greater business.”

Discover more about the SIA 2021 Global Power 150

Notes to editors

SThree plc brings skilled people together to build the future. It is the only global pure-play specialist staffing business focused on roles in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (‘STEM’), providing permanent and flexible contract talent to a diverse base of more than 9,000 clients in 15 countries.

The Group’s c.2,600 staff cover the technology, life sciences, engineering, banking and finance sectors.

SThree plc is quoted on the Premium Segment of the Official List of the Financial Conduct Authority under the ticker symbol STEM and also has a US level one ADR facility, symbol SERTY.

Contact us

STHREE LOGO RGB CHARCOAL Sq

Press enquiries

Contact our press team today

Registered address:
10th Floor YF Life Tower,
33 Lockhart Road,
Wan Chai,
Hong Kong

Latest news from SThree

26 September 2022

SThree reports strong third-quarter results for 2021

Net fees up 29% y-o-y and full-year profits are expected to be significantly ahead of consensus.

28 April 2022

Timo Lehne appointed CEO of SThree plc

SThree plc is pleased to announce the appointment of Timo Lehne as permanent Chief Executive Officer with immediate effect.

07 March 2022

Sunny Ackerman is named one of North America's 100 most influential leaders in staffing

President of SThree Americas has been recognised on the Staffing Industry Analysts’ (SIA) Staffing 100 North America list for 2022.

01 March 2022

2021 Annual Report: Discover how SThree is delivering STEM talent

Read how SThree is connecting sought-after STEM specialists with pioneering global companies in our 2021 Annual Report and TCFD statement.

31 January 2022

SThree posts record profits with performance up 111% year-on-year

Full-year results for the year ended 30 November 2021 show profit before tax of £60m.

31 January 2022

SThree appoints new Chief Technology and Information Officer

Nick Folkes takes on role of Chief Technology and Information Officer, having been in the role as an interim since October 2021.

28 January 2022

SThree ranks top in Support Services sector in Britain’s Most Admired Companies 2021

Study published by Management Today puts SThree first in eight of the 13 key criteria.

24 January 2022

SThree named ‘Top Employer’ in Germany for a ninth consecutive year

Top Employer Institute recognises our approach to creating a positive culture and supporting colleagues.

13 December 2021

SThree delivers record full-year net fee performance with strong growth across all major geographies

Increased demand for STEM skills and execution of our strategy sees net fees rise 19% year-on-year, to £355.7m, up 9% versus 2019.

18 November 2021

SThree awarded Company of the Year at the 2021 European Diversity Awards

EDA awards are firmly established as the continent’s most prestigious and widely respected diversity event.

21 September 2021

SThree shortlisted for Company of the Year at the European Diversity Awards

SThree is delighted to be included on the shortlist for the Company of the Year award at the 2021 European Diversity Awards.

15 September 2021

SThree appoints new Chief Marketing Officer

Carol McNerney’s diversity of experience will help us achieve our stated ambitions as the number one global STEM provider.

13 September 2021

SThree partners with future of work documentary

We are partnering with the creator of the Work in Progress Documentary for a second volume that will delve deeper into the future of work.

06 August 2021

SThree becomes official partner of the Social Shifters Global Innovation Challenge

Exciting kick-starter programme for new STEM enterprises that will solve the biggest challenges facing the world.

19 July 2021

SThree posts strong half-year results with profit growth surpassing pre-pandemic levels

Operating profit up 106% compared to half-year (HY) 2020, while contract and Permanent net fees up 8% and 18% respectively year-on-year.

30 June 2021

SThree to introduce a hybrid working model when offices re-open

We listened to colleagues across the businesses and have adopted a hybrid policy allowing our people to work at home and in the office.

14 June 2021

SThree appoints new Chief Financial Officer

Andrew Beach will be instrumental in delivering further growth and ensuring the financial strength of our staffing services.

18 May 2021

Financial Times names SThree on list of Europe’s Climate Leaders

Recognition acknowledges progress made in reducing our carbon emissions to protect the future of the planet.