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AXG Welcomes Darren Richards as Director

PRESS RELEASE - 22 November 2022 - Houston, TX

AXG, Aurex Group’s contracting and workforce solutions company, has launched its enhanced brand presence and welcomed Darren Richards as Director to lead the business across the Americas. Based in Houston, Texas, Darren brings over 15 years of recruitment expertise to the role that will see him solidify and expand AXG throughout the American market.
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“With the growing demand for contracting and bespoke workforce solutions, we are proud to bring a new-look AXG to market. With Darren at the helm, AXG will benefit from his extensive experience providing staffing support across a broad range of clients, projects and industries.

“Darren is highly regarded in the industry, previously leading international contract recruitment companies across the UK, Australia and the USA. His strong track record in growing and developing key accounts and candidate networks will enable AXG to bring an unrivalled service offer to our clients,”


AXG is an Aurex Group company that delivers fast, effective, compliant contract, contract-to-hire, and direct placement services for project-based, contingent labor or payrolling requirements.

In his role as Director of AXG, Darren will work closely with companies to understand their individual and unique requirements, forming strategic solutions and competitive advantages. The AXG team will utilize the firm’s unique market mapping technology and established networks to support a wide range of clientele and projects and fulfil mandates across senior-level interim appointments, from project managers to C-suite executives.

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“Aurex Group and AXG present a formidable opportunity to our current and future clients. Together with the established team, I am excited to launch an enhanced AXG service offering and work alongside leading companies as they consider, develop and introduce flexible approaches to employment. Demand has never been greater in the Americas, and AXG is ready to help clients optimise their businesses,”


​To connect with Darren Richards, please contact

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With the launch of AXG’s new online platform, the contracting business is focused on further growth across the North American market with a view to extend its international footprint over time. Supported by Aurex Group’s global and market-leading team, AXG covers the Natural Resources, Infrastructure and Real Estate sectors to bring an extensive portfolio of services for businesses and professionals.

If you would like to have a confidential discussion regarding your business needs or professional outlook, please contact the AXG team today. ​

About AXG Contracting

AXG is an Aurex Group company delivering fast, effective and compliant contract, contract-to-hire, and direct placement services for project-based, contingent labor or payrolling requirements. Operating within the Natural Resources, Infrastructure and Real Estate sectors, the specialist recruitment firm covers the globe from offices in the Americas, Asia, Australia and the UK.

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