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.

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