Global Leadership Team

Our team reflects our wider business. We are global, diverse and live our core values daily. We all share a mutual passion for experience, architecting the best solutions in the market and mostly, being customer-obsessed in our style and approach.
Christoph Niebel – President

As Pontoon President, Christoph shares his passion to ignite the potential of individuals and organisations. As a forward-thinking changemaker, he is continuing Pontoon’s transformation journey as an industry disruptor and market leader. By drawing on his background in career development and transition Christoph is creating a holistic total talent approach that goes beyond acquisition. This unique perspective of the full talent lifecycle will help advance Pontoon’s position as the architect for future-fit talent solutions for our customers and broader Adecco ecosystem. 

Christoph Niebel first joined the Adecco Group in 2009 as a Business Development Manager for LHH in Sydney, Australia. He relocated to the U.S. in 2013, holding sales leadership roles at LHH before joining its Executive Committee as Chief Sales Officer in 2018. Christoph was instrumental in bringing a strategic, disciplined focus to LHH’s business development efforts and value proposition. Christoph is based in New York, USA.

Paul Scholtemeijer – Chief Financial Officer

Paul joined Pontoon as Global CFO in 2019, bringing 15 years of financial experience in the profession. Having lived and worked in the US and Europe, Paul’s experience includes VP of Finance at CEVA Logistics, a highly complex organisation with annual revenues of over $7B and as an Audit leader at KPMG. He is based in Jacksonville, Florida

Nadia Schlatter – Head of Transformation & Delivery & Supplier Partnership

Nadia joined Pontoon from the Adecco Group in 2019 where she led the Business Intelligence & Strategic Initiatives department within the Group’s Strategy & Finance team. Prior to joining the Adecco Group, Nadia worked in strategy consulting with Boston Consulting Group, focusing on large scale transformation programs with clients across various industries and countries. This background makes her perfectly placed for her current position where she is responsible for maintaining an optimised delivery model across our global business units and shared service centres. Nadia is based in Zurich, Switzerland.

Jenna Dobbins – Head of Human Resources

Jenna joined Pontoon in October 2013 as Human Resources Manager bringing over 15 years of HR experience. Jenna has played an instrumental role in the global Pontoon HR and has demonstrable success driving strategic projects. Jenna is based in Jacksonville, Florida.

Lee Baldwin – Head of Growth Operations and Global Midmarket

Lee has been with Pontoon for 10 years, holding multiple leadership roles within our financial services programs. Experienced at driving cross-regional and global workforce strategy and innovation for highly complex clients, he has a passion for developing teams and creating career development opportunities. Lee was an Adecco Win4Youth Ambassador in 2015. He is originally from the UK and currently resides in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Karin Selfors – Head of Segment, Consumer Product, Life Sciences & Industrial

Karin has been with the Adecco Group since 2008, initially overseeing Investor Relations from our Global Headquarters in Zürich, Switzerland. She joined Pontoon in 2013, relocating to the USA where her previous role saw her leading the Global Business Development team. As Head of Segment, Karin uses her motivation for innovation and excellence to deliver the best experience to our customers. Karin was a Win4Youth Ambassador in 2015. She is Swiss / Canadian and is located in Jacksonville, Florida.

Jonathan Stokoe – Head of Marketing Operations & Analytics

With a successful track record of 15 years in the HR Solutions space, Jonny is an expert in the sector with deep experience across solution design, implementation, sourcing, analytics, technology and delivery. In 2018 Jonny spearheaded Pontoon’s launch of RXO as a new offering to augment the traditional RPO model. The growth of this customer-centric approach is continuing in his newly created role leading Marketing Operations and Analytics. Recognised as a thought leader by SIA in the 40 under 40 list in 2019, Jonny is located in Atlanta, Georgia.

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