Elmer Tan
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Elmer Tan

Partner & Associate Director, Technology

I joined Eames in 2017 to focus mid-senior level roles in cyber security, risk, IT infrastructure recruitment across the financial services and technology sector in Southeast Asia. I am responsible for end-to-end recruitment, handling both clients and candidates.

With a passion for the technology sector, I help organisations to attract the best talent in the market and help talent find their ideal organisation to work for. I do this by staying closely in touch with both candidates and clients as well as staying abreast of the latest technologies in the space. I am very knowledgeable and well-connected, and I treasure the relationships I have built and will put in the effort to maintain them.

How do you ensure your service is best in class?
I am never transactional, and I will stay in touch even after I have hired for a client, or placed a candidate in a role. I also always remain honest – if I feel the candidate may be better off not taking a role, and instead go somewhere else because of his career aspirations or personal circumstances, I am not afraid to let the candidate know.

What Eames value resonates with you the most and why?
Ingrained Drive. I feel that only those with the drive to succeed, will succeed. If you put your heart and mind into it, you can achieve anything.

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AVP, IT Governance Specialist
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​Are you an experienced IT Risk and Governance specialist looking for your next challenge in the financial industry? If so, our client, an established global bank with a significant presence in the...

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Senior IT Applications Auditor
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​Do you have a passion for identifying and mitigating IT risks? Are you a detail-oriented professional with a keen understanding of IT application controls? If so, we want to hear from you! Our cli...

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SOC Manager
Singaporeup to $190,000 basic per annum + bonus

​Are you an experienced Cyber Security professional with extensive security operations experience across L1 to L3? If so, you could be the SOC Manager our client is looking for to join their team. ...

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  • "Elmer was extremely communicative and supportive throughout the interview/hiring process. And through his knowledge of the industry and personal connections, he gave very meaningful advice. "

  • "​Working to find my next opportunity with Elmer was a great experience. The interactions we had were very prompt and professional and he guided me throughout the entire process. Thank you to Elmer, and Eames for getting me the right opportunity. "

  • "​We have been working with Elmer and team for a while and have received excellent service."

  • "​​Damian, Elmer and Adrian have been excellent help! Appreciate the support, and I hope there will be more roles to be filled. "

  • "Elmer understood the role clearly and my expectations. He had very clear communication and was supportive throughout."

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