GRI Welcomes Another Contingent Workforce Expert to the Executive Team
Chris Benson, CCWP, will lead Professional Services at GRI
Southfield, Michigan (January 28, 2022) – Geometric Results, Inc. (GRI), the world’s leading independent managed service provider in workforce solutions, is pleased to announce the newest member of their leadership team, Chris Benson, Vice President, Professional Services. For nearly 20 years, Chris Benson has led global talent acquisition initiatives for enterprise-level organizations in the finance, healthcare and technology sectors.
His experience overlaps both Managed Services and Recruitment Process Outsourcing for large client programs across the globe. Most recently, he was responsible for leading Direct Sourcing and Contingent Workforce Advisory initiatives.
As a certified contingent workforce professional, Chris Benson joined GRI during the fourth quarter of 2021 to lead the Professional Services division. In this role, Mr. Benson will lead the solution design, implementation and technology support functions for the firm.
“We are excited that Chris has come aboard GRI, especially as we bring to market innovative new initiatives and talent acquisition strategies,” says Mike Wachholz. “With his extensive experience in client relationships and breadth of knowledge in all areas of talent acquisition, including MSP, RPO, and particularly Direct Sourcing, we are confident that Chris will move the needle even further in cementing GRI as the independent leader in the space.”
Prior to joining GRI, Chris Benson has been part of executive teams building and delivering best-in-class contingent workforce and permanent hiring programs for leading global organizations.
GRI, a Bain Capital portfolio company, manages billions of dollars of contingent workforce spend across the globe. They provide cost-effective, innovative MSP solutions to drive workforce visibility, deliver material cost savings and attract better talent. With solutions underpinned by market insights and business intelligence, GRI stands distinctly apart from the industry because they invest solely in MSP services.
GRI is the only independent MSP that is singularly focused as a clients’ advisor and advocate. Vendor-neutral and free of all channel conflict, they are not owned by a staffing company or beholden to corporate-mandated business interests. GRI works only for their clients and operates with one goal: to deliver the most effective, efficient, value-driven MSP platform. With over two decades of experience supporting some of the world’s most recognized brands, GRI’s model is unique, proven and forward thinking.