About Us

With Team Cognitive Talent Partners having a cumulative 50 years experience in retained executive search, Anuj Dhawan founded the firm in 2017. He draws from more than 20 years of retained executive recruiting experience partnering with clients across North America, Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East Africa Region and India. Anuj’s expertise includes retained Board Level, CEO & CXO executive talent acquisition in Corporate & Technical roles for clients across Technology, Digital, Banking, Insurance, Retail, Consumer Products, Private Equity, Captive & Third Party Shared Services, Infrastructure and Energy sectors. The team comprises of veterans from the IT enabled services sector, banking, executive search, corporate law and technology sectors.

COGNITIVE TALENT PARTNERS LLP is the next level in creating a deep domain global talent acquisition practice. Committed towards creating a global partnership with a client centric and diversity focus, we focus on aligning your core Business Strategy with Talent Acquisition. Agile and innovative, we build partnerships with Boards, Promoters, Investors and Leadership to create transformative, entrepreneurial and culturally quick assimilating winning teams.

With a constantly evolving business ecosystem and rapid disruptive changes in technology, the meaning and attributes needed for optimal business leadership has changed. We know the pressure you are under to find leaders who fit in your organization and have the vision to take your business strategy forward. Our services and approach are geared towards finding the right fit for your business. So, you can make the best decisions possible while minimizing risk.

Find a Recruiter

2

We take immense pride in what we do. Along with us comes decades of industry experience to the table. This insider perspective means we invest a lot of time understanding our client’s requirements and how to solve complex HR problems.

Our client centric approach drives mindful interaction with businesses and candidates that foster respect, transparency, and trust. Collaboration, Accountability, Integrity, Agility and Diversity. These are the 5 core values underpinning everything we do at Cognitive Talent Partners LLP.

Solutions And Expertise

Committed towards creating a global partnership with a client centric and diversity focus, we focus on aligning your core Business Strategy with Talent Acquisition. Agile and innovative, we build partnerships with Boards, Promoters, Investors and Leadership to create transformative, entrepreneurial and culturally quick assimilating winning teams.

Solutions
  • Board Services
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Executive Search
Industries
  • Consumer
  • Financial Services
  • Private Equity
  • Retail
  • Technology
Functions

News Briefings

Cognitive Talent Partners Appoints Head of U.S. Operations

Gurgaon, Haryana-headquartered executive search firm Cognitive Talent Partners has named Abba Manchanda as a partner and head of U.S. operations. “Abba’s entrepreneurial background and global sales experience will be a tremendous asset to our business globally,” said Anuj Dhawan, founder and managing partner of Cognitive Talent Partners. “Her breadth of experience – not only having built a recruiting practice from

As States Begin to Reopen, Another 1.9 Million Americans File for Unemployment

The Labor Department reported this morning that 1.9 million Americans filed new claims for state unemployment benefits last week. This reflects the persistent strain on the economy even as many others came off the jobless rolls. Nearly 42 million people have now filed for unemployment benefits over the past 11 weeks, representing the biggest jobs loss

Cognitive Talent Partners Adds Former CHRO

The executive search field continues to be a welcoming landing pad for HR executives looking for a career change. Recently, Gurgaon, Haryana-headquartered executive search firm Cognitive Talent Partners expanded with the addition of former CHRO Ajay Bakshi as senior client partner. Mr. Bakshi joins a growing list of HR executives who have turned to the executive search

Cognitive Talent Partners Opens First U.S. Office
Cognitive Talent Partners Opens U.S. Office Rajnish Batra Natasha Singh

Gurgaon, Haryana-headquartered executive search firm Cognitive Talent Partners LLP has established its first U.S. office in Dallas and plans to open another location in Silicon Valley. The firm has appointed Rajnish Batra as partner and consultant in San Francisco and Natasha Singh as a client partner in Dallas. “The United States continues to be a market of significant