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

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 16:42:46 +0000

Sean Parton Joins Amrop in Australia

Amrop welcomes Sean Parton to the Amrop Carmichael Fisher team in Melbourne. Sean is known for his extensive experience in Executive Search, specialising in the Legal sector across Australia and the Asia-Pacific region, with an emphasis on high-level Partner search and building Private Practice and In-House legal teams.

Fri, 11 Nov 2016 16:45:33 +0000

Amrop Reinforces Industrial Practice in the UK

Sandy McKenzie joins Amrop in London as Head of the UK Industrial and Infrastructure Practices. Sandy has strong UK and international Board and HR advisory experience, executing retained senior executive searches on the basis of his core Industrial expertise in Aerospace and Defence, Automotive and Construction.

Mon, 07 Nov 2016 11:38:47 +0000

Amrop Strengthens Global Life Sciences Practice With Key London Hires

Amrop welcomes Tom Bradley and Stuart Penney to its global Life Sciences team. Tom Bradley joins Amrop as Head of Life Sciences UK. Based in the London office, Tom focuses on Executive level searches across the Pharmaceutical and Biotech sectors on a national and international level.

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 22:50:06 +0000

Amrop Expands Global Footprint With New Partner Firm in Norway

Norwegian executive search firm Delphi Consulting AS has joined Amrop’s global partnership of firms. The addition of Delphi Consulting adds significant presence for Amrop in Norway, and strengthens Amrop’s capabilities and cooperation across the Nordics region.

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:55:14 +0000

Amrop Welcomes Grant Robinson and Maureen Stitz as Partners in Canada

Grant Robinson joins Amrop Knightsbridge as a Partner in Toronto, drawing on 18 years of experience as an executive search practitioner, manager, boutique search firm owner and national practice leader. As a search professional, Grant brings in-depth knowledge, expertise and experience in both the Industrial and Insurance sectors.

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:34:05 +0000

Henry Zhu Joins Amrop's Partner Team in China

Spearheading Amrop China’s integrated Leadership Services offering, Henry Zhu advises global as well as domestic clients on Board and Executive Search, Assessment and Leadership Development. Before joining Amrop, Henry ran a boutique search firm in Shanghai, serving primarily fast growing private Chinese companies in multiple sectors including Internet, High-Tech, Consumer and Professional Services.

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:32:08 +0000

Amrop Announces New Global CEO

Brussels The Amrop Partnership welcomes Mr. José Ignacio Leyún, appointed to the role of global CEO and Member of the Executive Board of the Amrop Partnership SCRL.

Tue, 03 Mar 2015 10:55:05 +0000

Amrop joins forces with financial services firm Mulsanne LLP in the UK

Brussels The executive search arm of London-based Mulsanne Partnership LLP has joined the Amrop Partnership SCRL. The move will allow Amrop to deliver and develop UK-based executive search expertise to its local and global client base. The partnership agreement underpins the growth of Amrop’s world-class executive search practice in Financial Services and FinTech, robustly supplemented by Technology and Media, Luxury Goods and Life Sciences. It will be further underscored by building Amrop’s Leadership Assessment capabilities in the UK.

Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:46:46 +0000

Amrop Announces New Global Board Members

Brussels The Amrop Partnership is pleased to announce the appointment of three new Board Members to its global Executive Board. Amrop welcomes Henrik Elsig Andersen (Denmark), Hideaki Furuta (Japan) and Sophie Vergnas (Russia), elected to the Executive Board. In addition, Jimmy Chen (China) was named Vice Chair Asia Pacific, while Federico Cuneo (Peru) was named Co-Vice Chair Americas.

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:06:34 +0000

Freedom, Connectivity and C-Suite Stewardship are positioning globalizing mid-caps to win the war for customers and talent, a new Amrop/IMD study finds

Brussels Large public companies (and, increasingly, state-owned enterprises) occupy a significant proportion of global assets and the attention of business academics and consulting firms. At the other extreme, start-ups are all the rage in the new economy, attracting ambitious graduates and ‘emigrés’ from major corporates. What about those in the middle? So far there has been limited work on globalizing mid-caps, especially on the vital themes of leadership, talent and cultural aspects.

Mon, 13 Jul 2015 13:59:13 +0000

Amrop Announces New Office in Kenya

Brussels & Nairobi AMROP EXTENDS ITS AFRICA REACH WITH NEW KENYAN OFFICE, AMROP EAST AFRICA With its base in Nairobi, Amrop’s newest office represents a significant move in East Africa, serving clients across the region. Operating as a subsidiary of Amrop Landelahni, South Africa, the firm is well placed to work with MNC’s as well as local businesses, and contribute to important capacity building and infrastructure development across the region.

Fri, 29 Jan 2016 15:41:57 +0000

Amrop Announces the Inception of a New Member Firm in Germany

Brussels The Amrop Partnership is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Member Firm in Germany. With offices in Berlin, Duesseldorf, Hamburg and Munich, the new Amrop member is a newly-created firm led by senior business owners, all established and dynamic practitioners in executive search, leadership and Board consulting.

Tue, 20 Oct 2015 11:06:59 +0000

Amrop Names Svein Ruud to Lead Global Board Services Practice

Brussels Svein Ruud has been named Practice Leader for Amrop’s global Board Services Practice. Svein is Managing Partner in Amrop’s Stockholm Office and a member of Amrop’s global Executive Board. Having joined the Executive Search business in 1986, Svein has built expertise across various businesses and sectors. During the last decade he has worked extensively advising clients on CEO, Group Management and Non-Executive Board Director functions.

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 11:43:32 +0000

Amrop Welcomes Steven Zhang as Associate Partner in China

Steven Zhang has joined Amrop China as Associate Partner, based in Shenzen. Steven will focus on developing Amrop China’s new Leadership Success business model – integrating both Executive Search and Leadership Consulting – to fast-growing or globalizing Chinese POE (privately-owned enterprise) clients, building on his decade-long experience in developing business relationships with MNCs/POEs, and his business development and business management experience from the POE client side.

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:43:50 +0000

Kenneth Xu Joins Amrop in Shanghai

Kenneth Xu is a Partner of Amrop China based in Shanghai, and a key member of Amrop’s Global Digital Practice, working with local and MNC companies to build successful leadership teams.

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:47:04 +0000

Adrián Chinchilla Joins Amrop to Lead Costa Rica Business

Adrián Chinchilla is Partner and General Manager of Amrop in Costa Rica, where he leads the search for senior executives and independent members of boards of directors for national companies, multinationals and family business groups.

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:36:38 +0000

Klara Gajduskova Joins Amrop in Prague

Klara Gajduskova joins Amrop as a Senior Consultant in the Czech Republic, working on Executive Search and Leadership Development for the Life Sciences, Professional Services and Real Estate and Development sectors. Klara brings high added value to her clients by focusing on the fit between corporate culture and candidates’ values, and by hiring not only smart but also wise leaders oriented towards sustainability.

Tue, 03 Apr 2018 10:00:21 +0000

Amrop Expands Global Footprint With New Partner Firm in South Africa

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.

Mon, 05 Feb 2018 13:09:13 +0000

Amrop Reinforces Global Footprint With New Partner Firm in Australia

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.

Mon, 02 Jul 2018 14:04:52 +0000

Amrop Grows in the Nordics with New Denmark Firm

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.

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:41:58 +0000

Amrop Welcomes Morgan Mangan in Ireland

Morgan Mangan has joined Amrop as a Partner in Dublin. Previously, Morgan served as a senior military officer with the Irish Defence Forces, with operational experience in the Balkans, Middle East and Africa.

Mon, 03 Dec 2018 22:30:15 +0000

Amrop Grows in Germany With Civitas Merger

Amrop Germany and Civitas International are merging their business activities in Germany with immediate effect. Civitas International, headquartered in Germany, has joined forces with Amrop’s existing German business, adding significant presence for Amrop in Germany and strengthening the group’s capabilities across the EMEA region. Founded in 1971 in Munich and London, Civitas International is one of the longest-established executive search firms in Germany, with a strong market position and respected brand.

Thu, 13 Sep 2018 08:08:00 +0000

Amrop Welcomes Christian Reich in Copenhagen

Christian Reich joins Amrop as a Partner in Denmark, with expertise in professional services, the maritime and energy sectors, pharmaceuticals and biotech, as well as telecom, financial services and manufacturing. His experience includes international management consulting, strategy and M&A, organizational development and leadership.

Mon, 10 Sep 2018 05:49:59 +0000

Amrop Enters the UK Interim Business with Matrix Interim

Amrop announces that Matrix Interim is joining Amrop UK with effect from September 2018. This move is in line with the group’s growth and diversification strategy, revitalizing the offer with dynamic new firms in key markets and reinforcing its core mission: shaping sustainable success through inspiring leaders.

Mon, 03 Sep 2018 10:13:22 +0000

Amrop Grows Further in EMEA with Addition of New Ireland Office

Amrop announces the opening of a new office in Dublin, re-launching operations in Ireland and strengthening Amrop’s capabilities and cooperation across the EMEA region. This marks a further development in the group’s continued growth strategy, revitalizing the offer with dynamic new firms in key markets and reinforcing its core mission: shaping sustainable success through inspiring leaders.

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 09:39:57 +0000

Hannes Stettler Joins Amrop's Executive Search and Board Practice in Zurich

Hannes Stettler joins Amrop as a Partner in Zurich. Hannes will focus on executive search and recruitment, filling key functions across a range of industries with a particular focus on Financial Services. In addition, he will be responsible for Board Services in Switzerland.

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