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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Navigating the Future of Manufacturing with AI: A Leadership Perspective by Lucas Schellenberg

14th May 2024

In the rapidly evolving landscape of modern manufacturing, artificial intelligence (AI) stands out as a transformative force, reshaping the traditional paradigms of production and operational efficiency. As Global Managing Partner at H.I. Executive Consulting, Lucas Schellenberg understands the pivotal role visionary leadership plays in harnessing the potential of AI to achieve operational excellence. His insights are particularly relevant in the context of Industry 4.0, where the integration of AI with digital and physical systems forms the backbone of smart factories.

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Hiring in times of Corona, an interview with Philip Alsén – Global Talent Acquisition Director at Syncron

21st April 2020

Many companies are facing the never experienced before and feared scenario, of having to hire without ever meeting the successful candidate face to face. Recently we helped Syncron, a Private…

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7th April 2020

How can we leverage technology and data analytics to make great hiring decisions, event at a time when traditional business processes are disrupted?   Why do stakeholders like in-person interviews…

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17th March 2020

In light of the ongoing developments around Covid-19, we appreciate that there could be a significant disruption to your businesses and the wider economy and felt it important to underline…

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Ed Fanshawe joins H.I.E.C as Partner with focus on European Private Equity

5th February 2020

H.I.E.C, the leading global executive search firm, welcomes Ed Fanshawe as a Partner. Based out of London, he will focus on delivering value for Private Equity clients across the global…

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H.I.E.C Potluck & Charity Fundraiser for Children

23rd December 2019

This year the H.I.E.C global teams organized several regional Pot Luck lunches to raise charitable donations for local foster homes and Children’s hospitals in need. New York, London, Munich, Hong…

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H.I.E.C acquires Stanton Chase International (Switzerland) Ltd.

19th December 2019

We are pleased to announce that Stanton Chase International (Switzerland) Ltd. has become part of H.I.E.C. As part of the acquisition, Lucas Schellenberg and Philippe Tschannen, Managing Partners of the…

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H.I.E.C Launches a New Office in Vienna, Austria

13th November 2019

On November 7th, Kärntner Straße 7 – in the heart of Vienna’s city center – was the hot spot for Austria’s leading executive managers. The reason for this exclusive get-together…

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Tim Robson’s Interview with The Tech Talks Daily Podcast

30th October 2019

Tim Robson, Global Managing Partner at H.I.E.C, recently spoke with Neil Hughes from The Tech Talks Daily Podcast. In the interview Tim discusses how digitized economies have created demand for…

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US-China Trade War and Impacts on the European Auto Industry

20th August 2019

In 2018, the auto industry globally faced flat sales and now, on the first anniversary of America’s trade war with China, it is nearly impossible for most global companies to…

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Asian Capital into London Property

12th August 2019

The Asian capital has been pouring into the London property market for some time now. Since CC Land’s acquisition of the Leadenhall building, Asian investors have continued to acquire London’s…

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What It Takes to Create a Digital-First C-suite

29th July 2019

Melissa Reed, Partner at H.I.E.C, authored yet another think tank piece for the WWD Magazine about the need for retail executives to know the basics of the latest technology to…

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