Working with Pontoon: Your Path to Success

Working with Pontoon

We manage over $12 billion of recruitment spend with more than 150 clients globally. We successfully deliver over 400,000 new contingent starters and 98,000 annual permanent workers across our MSP, RXO and Total Talent programs worldwide.

Driven by our key differentiators – Innovation, Human Touch, Technology & Disruption – our Operational Excellence (OPEX) & Emerging Technology teams are Pontoon’s transformation experts and we are ready to partner with you.

What Makes Pontoon Different?

Human Touch

Having the right partner to drive your talent strategy forward is a difference-maker. Our people are dedicated to adding value by developing workforce solutions that exceed your business needs and goals.


We do not innovate just to innovate, we constantly explore ways we can evolve and prototype solutions to be better.  Once implemented, our partnerships benefit as they stay ahead of the curve and improve experience, processes and tools.


We know the HR technology ecosystem better than anybody else. We partner with leading providers and talent suppliers globally to ensure you have the best solutions architected for your organisation.


Our world is constantly moving, the talent landscape shifts almost daily. We thrive on this change because we are a team full of people looking to advise on ‘what comes next?”

Operational Excellence
Global Delivery Network


Experience is the new differentiator.  Digital device in hand, an app for everything, today’s candidates and hiring managers expect a great experience.  Experience isn’t a compromise, it’s an outcome. It delivers speed, quality and cost benefits. Pontoon’s InnovationLab  brings the consultative resources to evaluate, design and implement the technology and deliver that experience.

Operational Excellence

With a focus on overall program delivery efficiency and enhanced experience, our Operational Excellence (OPEX) team integrates Lean Six Sigma methodologies through dedicated Green and Black Belt resources to drive business transformation and continuous process improvement. We challenge programs to think differently, try tested alternatives, and defy established norms to deliver unparalleled results.


As a core supplier and service partner, you will not have to search for business, we will bring our client business to you. Our partnership will be built on performance, dialogue and business focus to deliver the best possible service to our customers – clients and contingent workers alike.

Global Delivery Network

Pontoon has six global PERFORM optimised, Lean Six Sigma certified delivery centres. With over a third of our workforce based in these centres, we deliver excellence for our clients on a daily basis. This well-established network connected by technology and people provides a range of scalable services including; talent attraction, business processing and analytics and intelligence. By aligning our services into a 24/7/365 operation we support you effectively, efficiently and economically all of the time.


We have many years of experience with a wide variety of customers. Ranging from small to mid-size, local entities who need a partner to support with their contingent workforce solutions, to Fortune 500 companies where we manage every element of the recruitment function, we can scale with you. Our case studies reflect our first-hand experience solving business challenges across the globe.

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Our customers want the best talent in the market, not just on the market. This talent requirement is truly global and requires all skill sets to deliver. To make this happen we work with the best partners who can align with us and deliver above and beyond our expectations. If you are a supplier determined to make a difference and are interested in working with Pontoon, we would love to hear from you.

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Our Leadership Team

Our team brings a wealth of experience and diversity from various industries around the world.

Meet the team

Shauzab serves as the Global Segment Head of Technology & Consulting, demonstrating his in-depth knowledge of the technology sector coupled with consulting experience. He is client-centric in his approach, leading from an Industry point of view.

As a collaborative leader, Shauzab partners across the Adecco Group ecosystem to leverage the strength of the wider organisation. He is adept at breaking down the silos thereby constructing compelling and differentiated client value propositions. In the talent space, his experience span from advisory services in the workplace of the future to overseeing large scale RPO/RXO implementations.

Shauzab joined Pontoon in December of 2021 after 21 years at IBM, consulting Fortune 500 enterprises in the High-Tech industry. In this role, he partnered with his clients’ C-Suite team to architect and implement enterprise transformations. His strong interpersonal skills and focus on talent development have earned him a reputation for engaging and inspiring top-performing teams. 

Shauzab is based in Boston, where he lives with his wife and two children. He is active in his local community, mentoring young adults and serving as a board member on two not-for-profit organisations.

Shauzab Ladha

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