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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H.I.E.C and Software Club Forge Strategic Partnership

20th June 2024

H.I. Executive Consulting (H.I.E.C), a leading global executive search firm, is delighted to announce a strategic partnership with Software Club (or SWC), one of the most exciting fundamental business value research platforms focused exclusively on the analysis of Public and Privately owned Software and Technology companies for Private Equity funds and Professional Investors.

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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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Accelerating Climate Tech Innovation: Empowering Talent for a Sustainable Future

17th November 2023

Talent and leadership serve as crucial catalysts for disruptive innovation, playing a pivotal role in driving transformative change and shaping a sustainable future. As highlighted in ‘The Innovator’s DNA: Mastering…

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Leading with Authenticity: Navigating DEI Initiatives in Corporate America

14th November 2023

Hunt Scanlon Media host Rob Adams spoke to H.I.E.C Partner, Ken Wilcox, for the Podcast ‘Talent Talks’. In this episode, Ken shares insights on the origins of diversity, equity, and…

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Heads Up with Chris Öhlund, CEO, Time Out Group

6th November 2023

Chris Öhlund joined Time Out Group in July 2021 as Executive Vice Chairman, and was appointed CEO in October 2021. Chris has over 25 years of leadership experience in international digital…

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Interview with Adrian Carr, CEO, Stibo Systems

24th October 2023

As a complement to our comprehensive Technology & Software Pulse Survey 2023, we sat down with industry expert Adrian Carr, CEO, Stibo Systems, to delve deeper into the key topics…

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Deep Tech Talk with Lucas Schellenberg

20th October 2023

Lucas Schellenberg, H.I.E.C Global Managing Partner In your experience, how has the rise of Deep Tech and Industry 4.0 affected the demand for leadership and talent in various industries? The…

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Industry 4.0 White Paper | Cobots: Navigating the Future of Human-Robot Synergy

18th October 2023

Digitalisation of the entire value chain has pushed global industrial production into a new era. From the Internet of Things (IoT), machine learning, and advanced robotics to AI, the industrial…

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Matt Healey joins H.I.E.C as Partner, Functional Human Resources Expert

17th October 2023

H.I. Executive Consulting (H.I.E.C), the leading global transformational executive search firm, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Matt Healey as a Partner based in New York City, further strengthening…

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