Neeyamo’s Shakil Gour Appointed as Chair of Professional Background Screening Association’s APAC Council

California, USA, October 2, 2020Neeyamo Inc., a leading platform-based global HR solution provider, is elated to announce the appointment of Shakil Gour, Vice President – Delivery at Neeyamo as the Chair of the Professional Background Screening Association’s (PBSA) APAC Council. As a proud member of the PBSA, Neeyamo is honored to have Shakil Gour take over the helm as the 2020-21 Chair.

Formerly known as the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS®), PBSA was founded as a non-profit trade association in the year 2003. Today, the association stands as a representation of over 800 member organizations worldwide. It is deemed to be a leading, credible resource for background screening professionals across the globe.

With several key initiatives lined up around the background screening discipline, Neeyamo sees this as an opportunity to continue its collaboration with PBSA’s APAC Council in an effort to contribute to the larger background screening industry.

About PBSA

Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA) was established to represent the interest of companies offering employment and tenant background screening services. With a mission-driven approach towards advancing excellence in screening, PBSA envisions to advocate for ethical business practices in background screening and houses members ranging from Fortune 100 companies to small businesses. PBSA offers relevant programs and training focused on empowering members to serve clients better and adhere to standards of excellence in the background screening industry. For more information, visit PBSA online at

About PBSA’s APAC Council

The APAC Council at PBSA was formed in 2009 and officially ratified in September 2010. The Council represents a group of members who share a geographic region and it shares the same mission, to advance excellence in the screening profession, and vision, to be the trusted global authority for the screening profession.

About Neeyamo

Neeyamo is a leading platform-based HR solutions provider focused on delivering global HR services to multinational organizations with operations across a long-tail of countries. With more than 1,700 professionals serving clients across 190+ countries and underpinned by its technology wing NeeyamoWorks, Neeyamo works at the intersection of business and technology to deliver best-in-class HR solutions to global enterprises and create sustainable value to its stakeholders.

Neeyamo is also a member of the Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA) and provides a wide range of background screening services to global organizations. Its service lines cover the entire pre-hire to the post-retire lifespan of an employee life cycle.

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