Company Profile

Continental Mercantile Corporation (CMC), an ISO 9001 Certified Company, is Asia’s leading HR Consultants & Global Recruiters. With operations in 17 countries worldwide, CMC has excellent track record of 30 years and a large number of clients across the globe. CMC has become the 1st choice recruitment partner for many multinational organizations and companies across the world. CMC is an integral part of the multinational conglomerate – THE CONTINENTAL GROUP.

Credibility and professionalism are the forte of The Continental Group.

CMC had to encounter a sierra of inexplicably formidable challenges in its insatiable surge towards our success, although the struggles were surmounted with the sledge of determination. The philosophy and prospects that CMC always projected was to persistently pursue perfection without any compromise on quality. The result is that CMC could deliver consistently perfect and excellent quality services to its clients which in turn enhance the reliability on CMC by its large number of clients spread across the globe.

There is no risk involved in recruiting workers through CMC for your Projects!

The stringent and world-standard Selection Process and Procedures adopted by our Selection Board, comprising of highly qualified and experienced HR Managers/Executives, Engineers, Doctors and Management Executives, ensure that CMC delivers exactly what the clients require. Today, CMC has expanded its wings of flawless operations to fly across continents. CMC has full-fledged Offices in different countries to cater to the requirement of the clients in an infallible manner. CMC has umpteen clients across the globe and they persistently rely on CMC for their manpower requirements due to the unmatched quality of services being rendered to them.

CMC offers professional expertise in evaluation of workers in their skill and efficiency. The full-fledged Skill and Quality Assurance facilities at CMC equipped with the latest tools, instruments, equipments, etc. provides grade-wise evaluation of skills and efficiency. The Continental team comprises of highly qualified and experienced engineers and evaluators to carry stringent tests on the candidates. Further, CMC trains workers at its ultra-modern Technical Training Institute to suit the requirements of the clients. The data bank of CMC is ripe enough to be at the service of the clients at any moment for the purpose of manpower resource recruitment.

Further, the job portal of CMC supports large database which is updated as expeditiously as possible with the input received from different parts of the globe.

Going by the scintillating track record of CMC, that is buttressed with the grandeur of 30 years of staunch experience, large network of offices, highly qualified & experienced team of HR staff is the wealth of CMC, and our ever inflating folder of prestigious and satisfied clients, we are confident that you too will choose CMC to source your Manpower requirements because, “We, the Continental Mercantile Corporation (CMC), are firmly committed to meet and far exceed the expectations of our clients worldwide by providing them quality services of global standards, in all our areas of activities” and in fact this is our Quality Policy.



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Mr. T.S. Sajeevan

Founder, Chairman & Managing Director
The Continental Group

Head Quarters – Cochin

Head of Operations of the whole Group constituted by 18 companies spread across Asia.  Managing Director of the flagship company, Continental Mercantile Corporation which operates in 17 countries.   Taking care Corporate Affairs & Finance and Strategic Planning.

Mr. Sukhadev

Group Operations Manager


Handling the day-to-day operations of the Companies under the Continental Group in India.

Mr. Binu Joseph 

Group Admn. & HR Manager


Responsible for HR & Administrative related issues of the Continental Group

Mr. Sathees Chandran

Manager - Public Relations & Legal Affairs


Taking care of the entire legal affairs and  Public Relations of The Continental Group 

Mr. Jolly Jacob

Executive Secretary to the Chairman


Responsible for managing all works in Chairman’s Secretariate

Mr. Dev S Dev

Co-ordinator (International Recruitment)


Responsible for total Correspondence and co-ordination with overseas Clients for Correspondence.

Mr. Bibin Abraham

Personnel Officer


Responsible for Group’s Employee relations and their  welfare

Mr. Ramesh

Group Finance Manager


Taking care of the Finance Management of the Group.

Mr. Vinu

Group Accounts Manager


Responsible for entire Group Companies’ accounts and taxation matters

Ms. Leelamol 

Management Accounts Supervisor


Responsible for the billing and collection of payments for CMC

Ms. Sangita Sajin

Manager – Recruitment Planning


Responsible for  the planning of Job Orders and Client visit

Mr. Gladwin 

Branch Coordinator


Responsible for the recruitments, selection of the workers as per Job Orders

Mr. Arun

Selection Supervisor


Responsible for Employment contracts, Medical & Documentation of the selected workers

Mr. Viswanath

Mobilisation Supervisor


Responsible for Visas, Immigration & Ticketing and Mobilization of workers to overseas projects

Mr. Ravi

Online Recruitment Supervisor


Responsible for sourcing CVs and submission to clients

Mr. Krishnakumar

Manager – NITS


Managing the operations of the Technical Training & Trade Testing facilities Institute

Mr. Jolly

Manager (Continental Advertising)


Management of Continental Advertising and Media Services

Dr. Shobanan

Manager – CITY Diagnostic & Healthcare Centre


Management of City Clinic for Medical check up of workers

Mr. Krishnan

ISO Internal Auditor &
Quality Control


Responsible for Internal Auditing & documentation    of ISO Certification

Mr. Braz Murzbello

Manager – Bombay Regional Office


Taking care of the Operations of the Bombay region

Mr. Anil Kumar

Manager – Madras Regional Office


Taking care of the Operations of the Madras region

Mr. Vikram

Manager – Delhi Regional Office


Taking care of the Operations of the Delhi region

Mr. Ashok

Manager – Cochin Regional Office


Taking care of the Operations of the Cochin region

Mr. Krishnakumar

Manager – Technical Recruitments


Responsible for all Recruitments in Technical category

Mr. Sahadev

Manager – Non-Technical Recruitments


Responsible for all Recruitments in Non- Technical category

Mr. Manoj

Supervisor – Civil Recruitments


Responsible for all Civil Recruitments

Mr. Charles

Supervisor – Fabrication and Piping  Recruitments


Responsible for all Welders Recruitment

Mr. Binu

Supervisor – Welders Recruitments


Responsible for all Welders Recruitment

Mrs. Jean

Director - Philippines


Taking care of the Philippines Operations

Mr. Harun Rashid

Director - Bangladesh


Taking care of the Bangladesh Operations

Mr. Keshav

Director- Nepal


Taking care of Nepal Operations 

Mr. Baiju 

Director – Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi

Taking care of the UAE operations

Mr. Krishnan

Director – Kuwait


Taking care of the Kuwait operations

Mr. Habib Marhoon

Director – Bahrain


Taking care of the Bahrain operations

Mr. Abijith

Marketing Manager


Business Development - Qatar



  • 1984 Continental Mercantile Corporation was formed in Bombay for Overseas Recruitment Business
  • 1984 Receives the first Manpower Order from Bahrain
  • 1993 Starts operations in Cochin Region
  • 1994 Technical Training & Trade Testing Centre – NITS Technical Academy – was formed at Cochin
  • 1994 Starts operations in Madras Region
  • 1995 Nepal Operations started to procure Manpower
  • 1996 Starts office in Delhi with a Training Centre
  • 1999 Company gets ISO Certification
  • 2002 Starts Office in Kuwait for Manpower Outsourcing & Recruitments
  • 2003 Joint Venture operations started in Sri Lanka
  • 2004 Kuwait Company gets contracts for Manpower Outsourcing
  • 2005 Started operations in Qatar
  • 2006 Philippines Office is set up
  • 2007 Started Bangladesh Operations
  • 2008 Started Joint Venture in Thailand
  • 2009 Bahrain Office is set up
  • 2010 Started Joint Venture operations in Jordan & Egypt
  • 2011 Started Joint Venture operations in Vietnam & Myanmar
  • 2012 A Company is formed in Abu Dhabi for Manpower Outsourcing
  • 2013 Started Joint Venture operations in Ghana & Kenya