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Amrop announces the recent addition of eight Partners and Consultants within its global partnership of executive search professionals.

  • Rosa Garcia-Tizón, Partner - Madrid, Spain
  • Marta Garrigues, Partner - Madrid, Spain
  • Christophe Muyllaert, Partner - Lima, Peru
  • Cecilia Geijron Olrog, Partner - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Sonia Perdomo, Partner - Bogota, Colombia
  • Annie Rothe, Partner - San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Željko Šundov, Principal - Zagreb, Croatia
  • Ivo Wetels, Partner - Brussels, Belgium




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.

“Welcome to the Flight Deck,” a new study by Amrop and top-ranked business school IMD,...



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.

"I am delighted to welcome these three outstanding partners to our leadership group," said Ulrich Dade, Chairman of the Amrop Partnership. "Each brings to the Board significant business...



Amrop announces the recent addition of eight Partners and Consultants within its global partnership of executive search professionals.

  • Sam Aston, Partner - Malmö
  • Dan Chan, Associate Partner - Hong Kong
  • Gregor Frey, Partner – Zurich
  • Bob de Groot, Partner – Amsterdam
  • Hedda Hanke, Managing Director – Duesseldorf
  • J.Y. Hong, Senior Partner - Seoul
  • Ott Karolin, Partner – Tallinn
  • Takaaki Naito, Consultant - Tokyo

Sam Aston is an experienced business leader and entrepreneur within the IT and...



Amrop announces the recent addition and promotion of fourteen Partners within its global partnership of executive search consultants.

  • Andreas Weik, Managing Director - Frankfurt
  • Dr. Petra Meyer-Ochel, Managing Director - Düsseldorf
  • Volker Rieso, Managing Director - Düsseldorf
  • Mayank Pande, Partner - New Delhi
  • Maisa Maion, Partner - Sao Paulo
  • Ann De Somere, Partner - Ghent
  • Mikael Edler, Partner - Stockholm
  • James Kong, Partner - Hong Kong
  • Pierre-Louis Lettaileur, Associate Partner - Paris...


Leadership is a much-discussed topic, especially in today’s rapidly changing and challenging digital era. In her new book 'The Leader of 2023', Amrop Turkey Partner Yeşim Toduk discusses the leadership secrets of the digital age.

“We live in an era of rapid change, speed and agility. Every organization is looking for the transformative ‘Leader of the New Digital Age’,” Toduk explains. By interviewing and analyzing successful leaders over the past decade, Yeşim Toduk describes today’s best leader as one who will carry and transform organizations to 2023. She...


Rising by 20% from 2012 to 2013 and at its highest level since 2007, the latest consolidated revenue for Amrop in the Nordic countries affirms Amrop’s position as a leading executive search partner for corporates in the region.

Ownership changes in Norway and Denmark in 2012 have been followed by the employment of 7 new senior Partners:

  • Kristian Kragø (previously McKinsey & Co)
  • Anne Syrrist (previously Ringnes and Boston Consulting Group)
  • Michael Edler (previously UBS)
  • Toumas Sederholm (previously TeliaSonera)
  • Pii Kotilainen (...