Executive search

Cielo Survey Finds That 50% of HR and Talent Acquisition Professionals in APAC Face Challenges in Quality of Hire

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 3:00am

Furthermore, talent acquisition professionals today are increasingly challenged with attracting a future-proof talent pool and ensure new hires meet organisational objectives.

Key Points: 
  • Furthermore, talent acquisition professionals today are increasingly challenged with attracting a future-proof talent pool and ensure new hires meet organisational objectives.
  • However, APAC diverges from this global trend, identifying quality of hire as the main challenge at 46.2% - skills shortage ranks second, jointly with time to hire at 35.4%.
  • Furthermore, this challenge is exacerbated for APAC respondents that do not leverage RPO models compared to those that do (26.7%).
  • "Skills-based talent acquisition has the potential to address many of APAC's unique concerns, as well as those which the region shares with talent acquisition teams worldwide.

Heidrick & Struggles Adds Executive Search Consultant in the Americas

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 3:00pm

CHICAGO, Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Heidrick & Struggles (Nasdaq:HSII), a premier provider of global leadership advisory and on-demand talent solutions,added a new partner to its Executive Search business in the Americas in August 2021.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Heidrick & Struggles (Nasdaq:HSII), a premier provider of global leadership advisory and on-demand talent solutions,added a new partner to its Executive Search business in the Americas in August 2021.
  • Jonathan McBride joined Heidrick & Struggles as a partner in the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, and Chief Human Resource Officers (CHRO) Practices, based in the Los Angeles office.
  • Heidrick & Struggles (Nasdaq: HSII) is a premier provider of global leadership advisory and on-demand talent solutions, serving the senior-level talent and consulting needs of the world's top organizations.
  • Heidrick & Struggles pioneered the profession of executive search more than 65 years ago.

Heidrick & Struggles Adds an Executive Search Consultant in the Americas

Tuesday, August 24, 2021 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Heidrick & Struggles (Nasdaq:HSII), a premier provider of global leadership advisory and on-demand talent solutions,added a consultant to its Executive Search business in the Americas in July 2021.

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  • NEW YORK, Aug. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Heidrick & Struggles (Nasdaq:HSII), a premier provider of global leadership advisory and on-demand talent solutions,added a consultant to its Executive Search business in the Americas in July 2021.
  • "Dustin's search experience across sectors has helped countless leadership teams develop a mix of talent and skill that meet the demands of the current dynamic landscape."
  • Previously, Dustin was a consultant with another executive search firm.
  • Heidrick & Struggles pioneered the profession of executive search more than 65 years ago.

Heidrick & Struggles Adds an Executive Search Consultant in Europe

Tuesday, August 24, 2021 - 2:00pm

LONDON, Aug. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Heidrick & Struggles (Nasdaq:HSII), a premier provider of global leadership advisory and on-demand talent solutions,added a new consultant to its Executive Search business in Europe in July 2021.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, Aug. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Heidrick & Struggles (Nasdaq:HSII), a premier provider of global leadership advisory and on-demand talent solutions,added a new consultant to its Executive Search business in Europe in July 2021.
  • Previously, Simon led the Irish office of a London-headquartered boutique search firm and ran his own search business.
  • Prior to his search career, he was a consultant for a specialist legal recruitment firm and a legal editor for a publishing company.
  • Heidrick & Struggles pioneered the profession of executive search more than 65 years ago.

Rob Crawford Joins Diversified Search Group

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 1:02pm

Diversified Search Group (DSG) announced today that Rob Crawford has joined their New York City office as Managing Director in the firms Private Equity, Financial Services, and Financial Officers practices.

Key Points: 
  • Diversified Search Group (DSG) announced today that Rob Crawford has joined their New York City office as Managing Director in the firms Private Equity, Financial Services, and Financial Officers practices.
  • At Diversified Search Group, Crawford will leverage his industry experience, advising Fortune 500 and Financial Services clients, as well as private equity firms and their portfolio companies, on critical searches to attract the executive leadership required in todays competitive market.
  • Prior to his career in executive search, Crawford spent over two decades in various leadership roles in private equity and investment banking.
  • Diversified Search Group (DSG) is the largest woman-founded executive search firm in the world and is a new model in the industry with a combination of specialty firms: Diversified Search, BioQuest, Koya Partners, Grant Cooper, and Storbeck Search.

Cybersecurity Executive Search Firm Pinpoint Search Group Expands Operations Globally

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 1:00pm

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo., Aug. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Pinpoint Search Group, a U.S.-based boutique executive search firm dedicated to placing tier one talent for cybersecurity vendors, has expanded its operations globally through a strategic partnership with FiveSix Partners, a U.K.-based specialist cybersecurity recruitment company.

Key Points: 
  • GRAND JUNCTION, Colo., Aug. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Pinpoint Search Group, a U.S.-based boutique executive search firm dedicated to placing tier one talent for cybersecurity vendors, has expanded its operations globally through a strategic partnership with FiveSix Partners, a U.K.-based specialist cybersecurity recruitment company.
  • Pinpoint tasked FiveSix with leading its recruitment efforts in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
  • Pinpoint Search Group is a boutique search firm dedicated to filling VP, Director and Sr.
  • CJ Arlotta, CJ Media Solutions for Pinpoint Search Group, +1 631-235-9126, cj@cjmediasolutionsllc.com

Versique Hires Former CFO to Launch New Finance & Accounting Contract Consulting Division

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 5:00pm

In her role, Paige will collaborate with Versique's current Consulting and Executive Search teams to grow clients and consultants within the Finance and Accounting Contract Consulting practice area.

Key Points: 
  • In her role, Paige will collaborate with Versique's current Consulting and Executive Search teams to grow clients and consultants within the Finance and Accounting Contract Consulting practice area.
  • "We've experienced rapid growth within our Contract Consulting HR division and are ready to expand our offering into Finance and Accounting Consulting due to the high demand from our clients.
  • "We're thrilled to launch a new Contract Consulting division and have Paige lead the way," said Chris Dardis, President of Consulting Services at Versique.
  • Versique is one of the largest recruiting firms in the Midwest and specializes in contract consulting, direct-hire, and executive search hiring services.

Portland Audubon Partners With DEI-Focused Agency Motus Recruiting and Staffing for New Executive Director Recruitment

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 4:00pm

PORTLAND, Ore., July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Portland Audubon has officially launched its search for the organization's next executive director.

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  • PORTLAND, Ore., July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Portland Audubon has officially launched its search for the organization's next executive director.
  • The nonprofit conservation organization has retained Motus Recruiting and Staffing, Inc., Portland's leading DEI executive search agency.
  • The new executive director will play an important role in achieving the organization's DEI goals through engagement with staff, board members, donors, volunteers, and the public.
  • "Portland Audubon is a phenomenal organization, and I am thrilled they decided to partner with Motus Recruiting in their search for a new executive director," said Orlando Williams, Motus Recruiting Chief Executive and Equity Officer.

Alioth Launches Two-Year Guarantee for New Executives Hired with the Company's Executive Search Platform

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

According to the Corporate Executive Board, 50% to 70% of executives fail within 18 months of being hired.

Key Points: 
  • According to the Corporate Executive Board, 50% to 70% of executives fail within 18 months of being hired.
  • Founded with a mandate to solve this unacceptable and costly problem, Alioth's novel approach combines deep executive search expertise with AI to match uniquely relevant executive talent to a company's specific needs and distinct cultural texture.
  • The new hire guarantee is built upon the growing track record of success Alioth has established placing executives with the help of Exploration.
  • The bottom line is that bad executive hires are tremendously expensive for both the company and the misplaced executive.

Boyden Celebrates 75th Anniversary

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 4:00am

Pioneer of executive search celebrates 75 years of growth, resilience and excellence in client service

Key Points: 
  • Pioneer of executive search celebrates 75 years of growth, resilience and excellence in client service
    NEW YORK, July 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Boyden, a premier leadership and talent advisory firm with more than 75 offices in over 45 countries, celebrates its 75th anniversary, strengthening core services, further expanding its footprint and providing talent management solutions to clients worldwide.
  • Boyden ranks among the top firms in its industry and is acknowledged as a leader in client service.
  • Expanding our services enables Boyden to sustain our own growth and global capabilities in helping clients to achieve the right leadership outcomes.
  • Boyden is ranked amongst the top companies on Forbes Americas Best Executive Recruiting Firms for 2021.