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

22.12.10

AMROP TURKEY recently launched its new brand Amrop Boardinc, which will focus on consulting services for Turkish Boards of Directors. To launch the new service line, the firm hosted a round table discussion around good corporate governance principles, the role of Boards in that respect as well as the role of independent Board directors.

Amrop Boardinc’s second event took place at the Istanbul Stock Exchange. Attended by Turkey’s most prominent businessmen and businesswomen, the event included a panel discussion on the results of Amrop Boardinc’s first major survey. The survey was...

21.12.10

New York, NY

Dale Winston, Chairwoman and CEO of Amrop Battalia Winston (ABW), was interviewed by Fox Business News on December 6, 2010 to explain the details of the Firm’s 22nd annual Holiday Party Survey. This year’s survey recorded the worst holiday slump in 22 years.

Click here to view the full interview.

Click here to read the full Holiday Party Survey story.

About Amrop Battalia Winston

Amrop Battalia Winston (ABW) is widely recognized as one of the top retained executive search firms in the US. Currently in its 47th year of business, with offices...

21.12.10

Amrop, a global leader in executive search with 89 offices in 57 countries, announced today the appointment of a new member firm in Romania, expanding the organization’s presence to seventeen offices in Central & Eastern Europe.

Operating as Amrop (formerly The Searchers), Amrop’s newest member firm is led by founding partners Oana Ciornei and Marius Precu, and joined by Iulia Pietruschevici as Senior Client Partner. The firm is ranked among the top players in Executive Search & HR Advisory in Romania. “Our interest in joining Amrop goes beyond the opportunity which arose a...

15.12.10

Russia’s expatriate communities have been growing over the 20 years since multinational companies entered the Russian market. Amrop, in cooperation with the ESCP-EAP European School of Management in Berlin, recently conducted a survey on how these expatriates lead, with some unexpected results.

Read the report in the Harvard Business Review Blog: http://blogs.hbr.org/cs/2010/12/how_expatriates_in_russia_are.html

13.12.10

Brussels and Barcelona

Six hundred executives from top Spanish and Catalan companies gathered recently in the Oval Room of the National Art Museum of Catalunya to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Seeliger y Conde Group, Spain’s national leader in the recruiting industry. Luis Conde, President and Founder of the company, was joined by influential leaders from Spain’s business and political sectors for this gala event.

In his welcome address, Mr. Conde recalled that, 20 years ago, with the combined efforts of entrepreneurial partners Gerardo Seeliger and Sixte Cambra, the...

01.12.10

“...What does it take to be a successful entrepreneur? An Ivy League degree? A business background? Substantial work experience? Preety Kumar of Amrop had none of these but what she did have was 'self belief'.”

Preety Kumar, Managing Partner of Amrop India, was interviewed recently as part of the India Inc. series by NewsX (http://alpha.newsx.com) The interview covers Ms. Kumar’s professional background, her views on leadership and the way forward for business in India.

Watch the full interview here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MdbhdVNXAE8

09.11.10

Swarup Choudhury has joined Amrop India as a Partner in Mumbai. Job Voorhoeve has joined Amrop as a Partner in Amsterdam. Maura Nobili has joined Amrop D&G as a Partner in Milan. Nadia Furfaro has joined Amrop D&G as a Partner in Rome.

Swarup Choudhury joins Amrop India from his previous role as Vice President, Growth Markets for IBM, leading the seven emerging regions of Greater China, ASEAN, ANZ, Korea, CEEMEA, Latin America & India South Asia. Prior to this he served on IBM’s global strategy team in the Chairman's office in New York. Swarup started his career at...

26.10.10

Amrop's 9th Research & Associates' Conference was held recently in Berlin, Germany. This annual event drew participants from 33 countries to participate in training sessions, share and develop best practices and strengthen our global network. The event was also attended by Amrop Chairman Ulrich Dade, Board Member Nobuyuki Tsuji and Amrop Executive Director Brigitte Arhold.

Amrop's Researchers and Associates are integral to our context driven approach to executive search. Our investment in research and professional development ensures that our staff are skilled at understanding...

03.08.10

Amrop is pleased to welcome six new Consultants to its global team of context driven executive search professionals.

Ola Jeppsson has joined Amrop as a Partner in Stockholm.

Bruno Pastore has joined Amrop ASA as a Partner in Milan.

Stephan Biallas has joined Amrop Delta as a Managing Director in Hamburg.

Ulrich Beckendorff has joined Amrop Delta as a Partner in Düsseldorf.

Oliver Geb has joined Amrop Delta as a Partner in Frankfurt.

Bogdan Komlenac has joined Amrop Adria as Business Development Manager in Belgrade.

Ola Jeppsson is...

01.07.10

Brussels, Belgium

Amrop reinforces its worldwide Context Driven Executive Search capabilities and is pleased to welcome five new Partners to its global team of professional Consultants.

Daniel Soh has joined Amrop as a Director in Singapore. Michal Kotlin has joined Amrop Dr. Kaufman & Partner as a Partner in Prague. Susanne Scherp-Keresztes has joined Amrop Delta as a Managing Director in Frankfurt. David Engel has joined Amrop RTA as a Partner in Paris. Yvonne Gunsch-Wegmann has joined Amrop as a Principal in Zurich.

Daniel Soh has more than a decade of...

08.04.10

Brussels, Belgium

Amrop is pleased to welcome 3 Partners to its global team of professional consultants.

Giacomo Santucci has joined Amrop ASA as a Partner in Milan. Bruce Walton has joined Amrop Battalia Winston as a Partner in Boston. Michael Reuter has been promoted to Partner at Amrop Delta in Frankfurt.

Giacomo Santucci has significant experience in the world of luxury goods, having worked with numerous iconic brands, including Salvatore Ferragamo, Gucci Group (CEO, Industrial Operations Division and CEO, Gucci Division), Prada (CEO, Board Member, General Manager...

06.04.10

Amrop, the world’s largest network of independent executive search firms, recently announced a global rebranding across its entire network. This new global brand reflects and embraces Amrop’s strengths as a progressive, cohesive and context-driven global executive search organization.

Amrop’s new brand reflects the high quality approach and the unsurpassed global scope of its network. The group’s new logo, called the ‘Nexus’, symbolizes their network of experts around the world, coming together and focusing their knowledge and expertise to meet the needs of our clients, who stand at...

12.03.10

Knightsbridge Human Capital Solutions, the parent company of Amrop Knightsbridge, Amrop’s Canadian member firm, has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies, a prestigious award that recognizes management excellence in Canadian‐ owned and managed companies.

Since 2001, Knightsbridge has provided Canada’s top corporations with management advice and integrated services designed to meet their human capital management needs. The company’s integrated specialists create customized solutions that build stronger people and stronger organizations. Today, the company was...