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Read about Amrop's latest happenings, announcements and press releases.

02.08.18

Following the annual General Assembly of The Amrop Partnership SCRL, the group has re-elected José Leyún as CEO for a further three-year term, and named three new Members to its global Executive Board: Eelco van Eijck (Netherlands), Annika Farin (Germany) and Paulo Mendes (Brazil).

Mr. Leyún’s renewed mandate will emphasize a continued focus on Amrop’s core mission of ‘Shaping sustainable success through inspiring leaders’. Working closely with the Executive Board, attention will focus on reinforcing Amrop’s respected global brand, as well as the rapid revitalization of the network…

02.08.18

Amrop is one the world’s leading executive search and leadership services organizations, with 75 offices in 48 countries. Boyden A/S (Denmark) has joined Amrop’s global partnership, adding significant presence for Amrop in Denmark, and strengthening Amrop’s capabilities and cooperation across the Nordics region.

The new Amrop Denmark

Led by a team of six Partners, and with a total staff of 32 professionals, the firm enjoys a strong reputation among clients and candidates for its commitment to professionalism and delivery…

27.04.18

Executive search firm Woodburn Mann has joined Amrop’s global partnership.The addition of Woodburn Mann adds significant national presence for Amrop in South Africa and strengthens the group’s capabilities across the sub-Saharan Africa region.

Led by Andrew Woodburn as Managing Partner, Woodburn Mann was established in 1982 in Johannesburg, and serves a range of clients across southern and sub-Saharan Africa.

The firm is recognised as one of the leading retained executive search consultancies in the region, with a highly effective research capability. The firm has the largest…

27.02.18

Brussels

Business leaders are missing opportunities to drive sustainable performance and are potentially putting their organisations at risk due to flawed decision making. This is according to a landmark global study from board leadership recruitment firm, Amrop.

The report, Wise Decision-Making: Stepping Up to Sustainable Business Performance, which surveyed C-Suite executives from over the globe, found that nearly three quarters (71%) of leaders have had to take a professional decision that conflicted with their own ethical…

27.02.18

The Australian regional entity of Executive Search firm Carmichael Fisher Australia has joined Amrop’s global partnership.The addition of Carmichael Fisher’s Australia business adds significant national presence for Amrop in Australia and strengthens the group’s capabilities across the Asia Pacific region. The European and US entities of Carmichael Fisher will remain independent.

Established by Michael Markiewicz in 2002, the organization’s Australia business is led today by Jamal Khan as Managing Partner.

Carmichael Fisher Australia is a privately owned firm, with offices in…

27.02.18

Four New Partners Join Amrop’s Global Consultant Team

Australia

Alexandra Long joins Amrop and will lead the Technology Practice in Australia. She brings deep knowledge and expertise in the area, with recent experience including roles as APAC Marketing Director for IBM’s Emerging Technology practice, including areas such as Digital, Cyber Security, Analytics, and mobility. Alexandra’s recruiting practice focused on Corporates, Global Vendors and Service Providers encompassing Functional, Sales and Operational Leadership roles.

Brazil

Renato Balduino is a Partner…

02.11.17

Amit Jain joins Amrop India as a Client Partner

Based in Mumbai, Amit is responsible for anchoring the Energy Practice and supporting the development of the Infrastructure Practice in India.

Amit brings over 20 years of Business, Strategy & Execution leadership experience in the Clean Tech & Hi Tech Sectors. His experience is diverse and includes Automotive, Manufacturing, and Consumer Packaged Goods sectors.

Previously in his career, Amit was the Country Manager for Power One and set up their business in India until its acquisition by ABB. Most recently, he…

02.11.17

Leaders for What Was, for What’s Now and for What’s Next – as Amrop celebrates its 40th anniversary find out what Amrop Partners, young entrepreneurs and senior business thinkers have to say about 4 decades of leadership.

This year, Amrop celebrates its 40 year anniversary. This marks a milestone in an exciting journey – one which Amrop has proudly shared with our clients and candidates, some of the world’s most inspiring hiring organizations and leaders.

It is a time to look back, examine the current leadership landscape, and look forward to What’s Next. From the…

06.09.17

BRUSSELS/SINGAPORE

Firm to serve as Singapore executive search leader in Financial Services, Technology, Consumer & Retail, Life Sciences, Private Equity, Hospitality & Gaming, and Industrials.

Reed Hamilton has joined Amrop, one of the world’s largest retained executive search partnerships. Founded in 2011 and led by Jason Reed Wagner, the firm currently has 6 consultants and offers significant professional and retained executive search experience in Financial Services, Technology, Consumer & Retail, Life Sciences, Private Equity, Hospitality & Gaming and…

06.09.17

BRUSSELS/ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, NJ

Firm to serve as U.S. leader in providing executive searches in the Life Sciences and Consumer Products sectors

JBK Associates International (JBK) has joined Amrop, one of the world’s largest retained executive search partnerships, as the leader in providing U.S. searches in the Life Sciences and Consumer Products industries.

“Working with Amrop greatly enhances our global reach and enables us to serve clients in ways we never could before,” says Julie B. Kampf, JBK’s Founder, CEO & Chief Possibilities Officer. “As we kick off our…