From an analysis of the latest industry trends to features about the effect of technology on the global executive search market, our H.I.E.C Insights provide you with the information and analysis you need to cope with a digitised search environment.


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ESG Pulse Survey Report

21st February 2024

Through our comprehensive ESG Pulse Survey, we have engaged with over 6,900 CEOs, C-Suite executives, and Chairs across diverse industries worldwide. These leaders, who are steering their organizations through a rapidly transforming landscape, provide invaluable insights into the current and emerging ESG paradigms.

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Latest Insights From HIEC

James Britton promoted to Partner, Business & Professional Services Practice

16th February 2024

H.I. Executive Consulting (H.I.E.C), the leading global executive search firm focused on hiring transformational leaders, is pleased to announce the promotion of James Britton to Partner, Business & Professional Services…

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Human Meets Machine: Navigating the Ethical Terrain of Industry 4.0

15th February 2024

In the dynamic landscape of Industry 4.0, the synergy between automation, artificial intelligence (AI), and the Internet of Things (IoT) is revolutionizing the industrial and workforce sectors. This era of…

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CEO Moves 2023 – Trends, Highlights & Changes in the DACH FMCG Market

8th February 2024

In our comprehensive analysis for 2023, we illuminate the essential aspects of the changes in executive management within the consumer goods industry. The analysis refers to corporations, medium-sized enterprises, and…

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Cybersecurity in Industry 4.0: Shaping Tomorrow’s Security Landscape

1st February 2024

In the dynamic landscape of Industry 4.0, the integration of cutting-edge cybersecurity technologies is not just a necessity, it's a strategic imperative. As we move deeper into 2024, several key…

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Heads Up with Klaus Schlichtherle, CEO, Infinigate

25th January 2024

Since February 2018, Klaus Schlichtherle has served as the CEO of the Infinigate Group, steering the company to substantial gains in both profit and market share under his strategic leadership.…

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The Human Face of Industry 4.0: Rethinking Workforce Skills for a Smarter Manufacturing Future

18th January 2024

As we stand on the brink of a new era in manufacturing, marked by the pervasive reach of automation and artificial intelligence (AI), there's an emerging narrative that requires our…

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Leadership in AI – Heads Up with Daniel Szabo, CEO, Koerber Digital

11th January 2024

In an enlightening conversation with an award-winning leader at the forefront of AI and digital transformation, we delve into the intricacies of leading an AI-centric organization, the journey of scaling…

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Heads Up with Melanie Smith, CEO, NEC Group

9th January 2024

Melanie Smith CBE joined the Blackstone portfolio company, the NEC Group in April 2022 and brings over two decades of experience in executive and operational leadership, successfully delivering performance transformations…

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Lee Brantingham joins H.I.E.C as Partner, Technology & Software Practice

9th January 2024

H.I. Executive Consulting (H.I.E.C), the leading global executive search firm focused on hiring transformational leaders, is pleased to announce the appointment of Lee Brantingham as a Partner based in Hong…

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Embracing the Future: The Four Pivotal Trends Shaping Industry 4.0 in 2024 by Lucas Schellenberg

4th January 2024

As we enter the year 2024, the domain of Industry 4.0 is witnessing a significant transformation, propelled by rapid technological advancements and evolving market dynamics. This article explores four key…

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John Smith joins H.I.E.C as Partner, Software & Technology Practice

4th December 2023

H.I. Executive Consulting (H.I.E.C), the leading global transformational executive search firm, is delighted to announce the appointment of John Smith as a Partner in the Technology & Software practice, based…

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Heads Up with Andrea Baldo, CEO, GANNI

21st November 2023

Andrea Baldo is a distinguished leader in fashion, luxury goods and retail, bringing over 20 years of transformative and innovative experience in the industry. He is passionate in supporting creative…

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