Paris, France – Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search firm with 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries, has appointed Armelle Boulon to lead the France business.
Armelle Boulon joined Pedersen & Partners in 2018. During her tenure, she has served as a leading member of the Industrial Practice, executing senior-level search assignments for both global and regional roles in Europe in a broad range of sectors, such as Industrial & Manufacturing, Construction & Building Materials, and Services, and advising and supporting large accounts globally in cooperation with local Pedersen & Partners consultants. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, Ms. Boulon was a Managing Partner at a Paris-based international Executive Search firm’s Czech office, after several years of serving as a Partner at their Budapest office. She has also worked for the French-Hungarian Chamber of Commerce supporting cross-country commercial activities. [...]
Andrew Thomson’s 25-year extensive international career has covered Consulting, Human Capital management advisory, and Executive Search; he brings significant cross-border and cultural expertise gained in both developed and high growth/emerging markets. Mr. Thomson mainly focuses on the Automotive sector and ‘New Mobility’, Renewables, IoT and Digital/Tech convergence, but he also has a solid background in Professional Services, C-suite leadership, and talent attraction, as well as Board services, talent and business strategy alignment, strategic revenue growth, and business development.
Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, Mr. Thomson held senior leadership roles in top global Executive Search firms, serving a broad range of clients within the Supplier, OEM, and Retail segments of the Automotive value chain. Moreover, he has undertaken projects for a wide variety of other general industrial and manufacturing players, in fields such as Hydrogen and Solar Energy, Consumer Electronics, and Robotics. Mr. Thomson has completed high level searches in General Management, Finance, Operations, Engineering, and Sales & Marketing functions, working closely with Boards and Executive Team members. His earlier career included 5 years with Touche Ross Management Consulting (now Deloitte), and 18 years with KPMG, where he finished his career 'double-hatting' roles as Deputy COO for the Asia Pacific Region, and Head of Automotive for both China and Asia. Prior to his UK relocation, Andrew spent 17 years working in China and Hong Kong, and also lived in Russia, Singapore, and Bangkok. [...]
Zurich, Switzerland – Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search firm with 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries, welcomes Aleksandar Nikolic to its global Technology & Digital Practice Group as a Client Partner.
Aleksandar Nikolic has 15+ years of Executive Search and In-House Recruiting experience in large-scale matrix organisations, with a special focus on EMEA and the Swiss market. His professional expertise spans HR strategy, business partnering, talent, business & change management, process redesign, and business management. Mr. Nikolic’s Executive Search track record covers global leadership mandates across diverse sectors including IT/ICT, Finance, Life Sciences, NGO, Consumer, Industrial, Media, Aerospace, Automotive, and Logistics. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, Mr. Nikolic served as an EMEA Recruitment Manager for a top five global Executive Search firm. Earlier in his career, he held Business Processes and Talent Acquisition executive positions for the German multinational SAP, and a Swiss-based SAP-focused recruitment firm. [...]
Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search firm with 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries, welcomes Bafana Kubheka as a Principal in Johannesburg.
Bafana Kubheka is a Principal at Pedersen & Partners, based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Mr. Kubheka brings two decades of senior executive leadership and Africa-focused business expertise, as well as Executive Search experience for clients across Africa in Private Equity, Life Sciences & Healthcare, and Real Estate. He has worked in corporate leadership roles for most of his professional career, and has built a solid track record managing commercial and manufacturing operations for subsidiaries of multinational companies, while helping them to develop pan-African strategies. Mr. Kubheka has extensive expertise in organisational design and talent optimisation, launching 24 country offices for Merck Millipore. Moreover, he has led and managed business operations across Africa for GE Healthcare, driving the Go-To-Market strategy, managing multifunctional teams, and developing indirect business growth initiatives. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, Mr. Kubheka was an Executive Search consultant at a C-suite and executive-level recruitment company operating across Sub-Saharan Africa, handling C-suite & Board placements, Human Capital assessment and Leadership Development mandates. [...]
Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search firm with 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries, is delighted to welcome Jonas Bengtsson to its global team as a Principal for the Nordic region.
Jonas Bengtsson brings over a decade of international experience in Executive Search, management consulting, and strategic corporate advisory, and has successfully completed cross-border mandates in the Industrial, Public, NGO, Engineering, Energy, FMCG, and Franchising sectors. In addition to his business track record, Mr. Bengtsson has been a university lecturer in Strategy and Corporate Development and Swedish Labour Law. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, Mr. Bengtsson was a Partner at a European Executive Search and Consulting firm, with a specific focus on top leadership public sector mandates and engineering roles for private, public, and family-owned organisations. Before that, he served as a Senior Management Consultant with a global search firm, acting as a key member of the strategy, assessment, on-boarding, and succession planning committees. In addition to his consulting work, Mr. Bengtsson has advised political organisations and NGOs on strategic communication and public relations. [...]
Milan, Italy – Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search firm with 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries, welcomes Silvia Moschi and Amanda Sarego to its Italy team as Principals, both based in Milan.
Silvia Moschi is an accomplished Executive Search professional with over 20 years of experience in the Executive Search and Talent Acquisition & Assessment Consultancy fields, and a particular focus on the Professional Services and Technology & Digital industries. Ms. Moschi has an expansive track record, working in internal HR executive functions for multinationals such as Danone and EDA-Ericsson, as well as for top global Executive Search firms and regional search and management consulting providers. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, Ms. Moschi was an Associate Partner for a global Management Consultancy company headquartered in Italy, where she assisted clients in recruiting leaders for the Industrial, Consumer & Retail, ICT, and Professional Services sectors. In 2013, she founded her own boutique Executive Search firm, servicing clients in the Industrial, Consumer & Retail, Fashion, ICT, and Professional Services industries.
With more than 15 years recruitment experience in middle and top management assignments, Amanda Sarego has a solid track record of national and cross-border projects within the FMCG, Luxury, Manufacturing, and Medical Device sectors. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, Ms. Sarego was a Senior Consultant at an Italian Executive Search and Human Capital Consulting company, based in Milan. She also spent 8+ years with a premier provider of senior-level Executive Search and Leadership Consulting services, supporting FMCG, Luxury, Professional Services, and Automotive clients. Ms. Sarego started her search career with a UK recruitment company, based in London and Milan, focusing on business development and assignment management for major multinationals headquartered in Italy. [...]
Paris, France – Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search firm with 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries, welcomes Hoody Lymon to its global team as a Principal.
Hoody Lymon has almost 15 years of Executive Search, talent acquisition, HR consulting, and organisational design experience, having successfully executed searches for C-level executives, GM, finance, sales and marketing, HR, engineering, and operations roles for private, public, and family-owned organisations. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, Mr. Lymon spent eight years with a leading European consumer sector recruitment specialist firm, in which he helped set up their global Retail Practice, and focused on C-level, GM, and Director roles in the Retail, Luxury, Lifestyle, and Food and Beverages industries covering the EMEA, APAC, LATAM, and Africa regions. [...]