September 10, 2020 – Paris-headquartered search firm Alexander Hughes has appointed Jean-Charles Nantier as manager partner of Managers by Alexander Hughes, which is dedicated to supporting companies and organizations in their recruitment of experienced executives, managers, experts, for succession-plan programs and the discovery of high potential profiles.
“I’m delighted to welcome Jean-Charles Nantier as new managing partner of Managers by Alexander Hughes in Paris,” said Julien Rozet, group CEO. “His proven experience of business development and his ability to build confidence and motivate teams will contribute to make Managers by Alexander Hughes thrive. I trust him to also further develop the brand globally.”
“Jean-Charles is an effective leader finding opportunities to launch new challenges,” Alexander Hughes said. “His deep understanding of industries and businesses allows him to provide clients with a high-quality service and serve candidates with spirit of professionalism.”
Mr. Nantier joined the firm as a client partner three years ago with experience in management for both small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and world leading companies in the industrial, automotive and consumer goods sectors. He has demonstrated his ability to lead new development strategy and new businesses. Before entering executive search, Mr. Nantier held several sales and management positions both in SME firms and companies such as CNH Industrial and Volvo Construction Equipment. His professional background also includes relevant experiences in the entrepreneurship and franchise businesses.
International Search Firm
Founded in 1957, Alexander Hughes is an international executive search firm advising senior management on key talent acquisition: executive and non-executive directors, senior managers and recognized experts. With 53 offices, Alexander Hughes has a fully-owned worldwide coverage offering local expertise combined with global capabilities. The team includes more than 130 consultants operating in 10 practices, ranging from financial services and technology to life sciences, industrial manufacturing and consumer markets.
In May, Alexander Hughes expanded with the addition of Joanne Macris as a new managing partner in its London office. “Alexander Hughes’ U.K. and Ireland office is a crucial part of the Alexander Hughes group with regards to the customized services we offer to our clients in executive search, specialized skills and talent to deal with evolving markets within today’s economic climate,” said Ms. Rozet. “I am confident in Joanne’s abilities to lead this ambition.”
Ms. Macris’ appointment as managing partner is part of Alexander Hughes’ growth plan in Great Britain, a high-potential market in which the group has decided to continue to invest. Alexander Hughes’ history has been combined for over 60 years with its presence in the London market where it has played a key role in the U.K. executive search market. Over the years, the firm has provided its services to U.K. leading companies allowing us to build a reputation of high-performers in the recruitment consultancy and executive search.
Contributed by Scott A. Scanlon, Editor-in-Chief; Dale M. Zupsansky, Managing Editor; and Stephen Sawicki, Managing Editor – Hunt Scanlon Media