Michael Bergen to Lead Allegis Partners in the United States
NEW YORK, August 18, 2016 — Allegis Partners, a global executive search firm, announced today that Michael Bergen, global practice leader of the firm’s human resources practice, will take on additional responsibility as managing partner of Allegis Partners U.S. operations, effective immediately.
“I am excited to take on this additional leadership responsibility within Allegis Partners,” said Mike Bergen. “We’ve made tremendous progress building an innovative executive search business with an intense focus on very specific practices including board, CEO and leading with the market’s finest human resources practice. We are truly working to re-define this category with a high-touch, content-deep, partnering approach with our clients that allows the client to lean on us for consultative support, whether there is a role to fill or not. We also insist our clients get to manage our performance throughout the engagement—a unique concept in our industry. The response in the market has been incredibly positive thus far so we look forward to the future.”
Mike has more than 17 years’ experience placing executives across all industries, geographies and functional areas of expertise within the HR profession. Prior to joining Allegis Partners in February 2015, Mike was senior client partner in the human resources practice at Korn Ferry, and before that role he founded the Bergen Briller Group, an executive search and talent consulting firm that he led for more than 12 years. With an emphasis on building a consultative relationship with each of his clients, as well as a focus on conducting thorough evaluative assessments to identify and inventory premier talent at all levels in the human resources marketplace, Mike has been able to build long-term partnerships with premier HR organizations and leaders. Currently, he serves as an advisory board member for CHREATE (The Global Consortium to Reimagine HR, Employment Alternatives, Talent, and the Enterprise), which is dedicated to the future of HR and the advancement of HR leaders.
Mike received a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Pennsylvania. He is a former captain and helicopter pilot in the U.S. Army Reserves.
About Allegis Partners, LLC
Allegis Partners is the global executive search firm that delivers a boutique, high-touch approach to talent management. We focus on identifying diverse, top talent for board, C-suite and senior executive-level roles across a wide range of corporate functions and industries around the world. Allegis Partners is committed to understanding our client and, in turn, customizes each search to meet the needs of the client and specific position. We’re backed by the extensive resources and knowledge of the Allegis Group, a $11+ billion privately held global human capital organization. To learn more about Allegis Partners, visit www.allegis-partners.com.