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Andrew Thomson is a Partner in China, focusing on the Automotive, Mobility and Transportation industries, with broad experience working across Industrial and Manufacturing companies.

A graduate in Law and MBA, Andrew has spent more than 20 years working in Consulting, Professional Services management, Human Capital management advisory and Executive Search. Immediately prior to joining Amrop, he spent 2.5 years with a major global Search, Recruitment Process Outsourcing and People Advisory firm, leading its Automotive practice group in Asia. In this role, he completed high level...


Carlo Barbarini has joined Amrop as a Partner in Italy after spending more than twenty years in Human Resources leadership roles.

Carlo started his career in Human Resources and Organizational Development with roles of increasing responsibility in the Financial Services and Insurance sectors, with companies like Monte Titoli, Zurich and Allianz/Ras. In 1998, he moved into the Industrial sector (B2B and B2C) as Human Resources Director initially with Lamberti (Fine Chemicals), and laterally Manuli (Automotive), Poltrona Frau Group (Luxury Furniture), Unichips SanCarlo (Food) and...


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...


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...



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...



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...



Firm to serve as U.S. leader in providing executive searches in the Industrial, Infrastructure and Energy sectors

Industrial Search Partners (ISP) has joined Amrop, one of the world’s largest retained executive search partnerships. ISP will lead Amrop’s retained executive search services in the Industrial, Infrastructure and Energy sectors for the U.S. Growing rapidly since its launch in 2013, ISP differentiates itself by the unique combination of partners with industrial-sector CHRO experience and deep executive recruiting experience, serving as...


Dan Cole has joined the Amrop team in London to work across both the Industrials and Energy & Infrastructure practices.

With more than 12 years’ experience and a wealth of knowledge that spans both Business and Industrial Services, Dan is a cross-functional search professional.  Having been responsible for initiating and growing Industrial practices within both listed and boutique executive search firms, Dan has partnered with many market leading organizations across a wide variety of sub-sectors including Build/Construction, Aerospace & Defense, Manufacturing, Oil & Gas...


Francis Lam joins Amrop as Senior Partner in Shanghai, spearheading the Leadership Consulting practice in China.

Francis has been providing talent management consultancy to MNC and local companies in China and the Asia Pacific Region for more than 25 years. His expertise includes executive coaching, strategic alignment and planning, strategic visioning and missioning, organizational transformation including M&A, and sales productivity & performance enhancements.

Prior to joining Amrop, Francis was the founder and President of a boutique talent management consultancy...


Verónica Romero and Mario Reynoso join the Amrop team in Mexico City.

Verónica Romero joins Amrop with more than twenty-three years’ experience in business, having worked for international corporations such as Abbott Laboratories, where she was Business Unit Director for Adult Nutrition in México, Expanscience Laboratories as General Manager for Mexico, Mentholatum Co. also as General Manager and Wyeth Laboratories where she was Marketing Director for OTC products for Mexico and Central America. She also has experience as an entrepreneur, having founded several successful businesses...


Cédric Pasquier joins Amrop as Principal Consultant in Shanghai, with twelve years’ experience in the oil & gas, steel manufacturing, on-site services and recruitment sectors.

Cédric started his career in 2005 in Shanghai with Arcelor Mittal, the world’s largest steel company, where he developed trading activities and strategic research in Asia.

In 2007, he moved to the oil & gas industry with MSP/Drilex, China’s leading oilfield equipment manufacturer. While at MSP/Drilex, he moved to Buenos Aires, Argentina, where he set-up the company’s South America Regional...


Amrop reinforces its consultant team in Central and Eastern Europe with the hire of Andrea Viehauser in Vienna.

Andrea Viehauser joins Amrop Jenewein as Associate Partner in Vienna. Andrea has more than 17 years' consulting experience in Executive Search. She started her career at Amrop Jenewein in 2000. After ten years, Andrea moved to an international Executive Search consultancy where she headed the global Competence Centre for Financial Services. In 2013 she took over the management of the Austrian subsidiary. In 2014, Andrea moved to a leading German Executive Search...


Steven Bandel has joined Amrop Seeliger y Conde as a Partner in Miami. Steven is the former Co-Chairman of the Cisneros Group, one of the largest privately held media, entertainment, telecommunications and consumer products organizations in the Hispanic world. During his 32 years with the Cisneros Group, Steven played a significant role in spearheading the organization's growth and development. He previously served as Co-Chairman and CEO from 2009 to 2013. Prior to that, he was the Group's Executive President and COO for nine years, after having held responsibilities as the Group's CFO,...


Monique Merencioo and Natasha Lamarca have joined Amrop 2GET as Partners in São Paulo.

Monique Merencioo works with clients on C-suite executive search and assessment, with a strong track record conducting projects for Private Equity, Family-owned Businesses, Agribusiness and Services companies. She began her career in Human Resources, working mainly within the Financial Services and Insurance sectors. Prior to joining Amrop 2GET, she was a consultant in two other well-regarded local executive search firms. Her previous experience includes roles at a global bank, a technology...


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.

Prior to joining Amrop, Steven led a successful turnaround at Chenghe PCB, a local printed...


Gabriella Jonsson joins Amrop as a new Partner in Stockholm. With her experience and perspectives, Gabriella will work together with the rest of the Partner team to contribute to the revitalization of the executive search and leadership services industry in the Nordics and beyond.

“What drew me to Amrop’s Stockholm team was the level of seniority and combined wealth of experience of the Partner group, paired with their strong will to drive renewal and change, specifically within the...


Fred Chang-Hyun Jo has joined the Amrop team as a Partner in Seoul.

Fred has worked in the executive search industry since 1997. During that time, he has worked for two top global retained executive search organizations, and has run his own firm providing search consulting and career coaching services for executives and professionals.

For the last 20 years, Fred has built his experience across a wide range of industries, with particular emphasis in the Technology & Media, Industrial, Consumer & Retail, Financial Services and Professional Services sectors. He has...


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.

Led by Arne Gunnar Dokken as Managing Partner, Delphi Consulting is a partner-owned executive search firm established in 1986, with 6 Partners and a total of 16 professional staff. As the leading independent firm in Norway, the organization enjoys a strong reputation among...


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. Over the years, Grant has built a strong reputation for identifying, evaluating and on-boarding exceptional talent on behalf of his clients, having led hundreds of search assignments, including the recruitment of CEOs and functional leaders, across a spectrum of...


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.

Henry started his executive search career ten years ago as a founding member of an international executive search firm’s Technology practice in Beijing, co-managing a number of...


2GET, a premier executive search firm in Brazil, has joined the Amrop Partnership. Ranked among the country’s five largest search firms, the firm has offices in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.

Founded in 2009, 2GET has built a strong reputation in the Brazilian market, emphasizing client-centered solutions, collaborative and efficient processes, underpinned by sophisticated data analysis and the intelligent use of technology. The firm is comprised of 13 Partners and an extended team of 50 people, including 27 Researchers. 2GET offers specialized expertise in a number of sectors,...


Amrop welcomes Avo Kaasik as Associate Partner in Tallinn, Estonia

Avo Kaasik began his career in corporate finance and has spent the past eight years as an entrepreneur and investor, primarily in raising capital under advisory and later for his own companies. Avo’s investments have been in the areas of Consumer Products, Recycling and Bioenergy in Estonia, Latvia and Russia, and he has been CEO and Chair for a number of his portfolio companies.

Avo’s experience as an entrepreneur, investor and business owner have shaped his consulting approach, emphasizing the importance of...