About Us

At Hightech Partners, they believe that the word ‘digital’ is no longer only for ICT companies and young start-ups. All companies across all industries need to adapt their business models to thrive in the digital revolution. Its goal is to help companies navigate new business challenges by collaborating with them as a strategic partner to find top leadership talent in digital transformation. The firm differentiates itself from other executive search firms by taking a holistic approach to digital transformation: even executives that are not involved in tech aspects of their business need to be skilled in digital.

The firm is headquartered in Brussels, a crossroads of the European continent. As a result, the firm serves a wide range of industries from consultancies to financial institutions and public institutions to growing start-ups. They help clients fill positions at the manager, director, and executive levels. Geographically speaking, they serve companies across Europe, including UK, Belgium, France, Italy, Spain, the Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland Austria and the Nordics.

Hightech Partners adds value for its clients by innovating the executive recruitment process. The firm prides itself on the depth of its network through tools such as big data analytics as well as the speed and accuracy with which it works. Clients count on Hightech Partners to also serve as a leadership consultant through the lifecycle of digital transformation projects. Hightech Partner’s mission is to challenge the status-quo to deliver high impact for clients through strategic advisory, unique talent acquisition to build exponential organizations from the age of mainframe towards the future of quantum computing.

Achievements

Solutions And Expertise

The firm is headquartered in Brussels, a crossroads of the European continent. As a result, the firm serves a wide range of industries from consultancies to financial institutions and public institutions to growing start-ups.

Solutions
  • Advisory Services
  • Assessment
  • Board Services
  • Executive Coaching
  • Executive Search
  • Leadership Consulting
  • Leadership Develop.
  • Mgmt. Consulting
  • On-Demand Recruiting
  • Onboarding
  • Succession Planning
Functions
  • Board/Governance
  • Business Development
  • CEO/President
  • Customer Service
  • Data/Analytics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • General Management
  • GM/Operations
  • Human Resources
  • Information/Digital
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Research & Develop.

News Briefings

Executive Recruiters Scrambling to Find Cybersecurity Leaders

Increasingly, organizations of all sizes are awakening to the perils posed by cyberattacks. For years, many groups tried to ignore the problem, dismissing cybersecurity as a concern only for the biggest, most high-profile entities, be they government or corporate. These days, more groups are coming to understand how ruinous such intrusions can be. A recent

Building Workforce Skills Post-Pandemic 

Over the past year, the COVID-19 pandemic has quickly and dramatically accelerated the need for new workforce skills. The rapid rise of digitization and remote work has placed new demands on employees who, in many instances, now require different skills to support significant changes to how work gets done and to the business priorities their

Americans Continue to File for Unemployment as New COVID-19 Lockdowns Occur

The Labor Department reported this morning that 885,000 more Americans filed new claims for state unemployment benefits last week as the new waved of COVID-19 lockdowns takes effect. The average estimate of economists polled by FactSet had anticipated initial claims falling to 790,000 and seeing 5.7 million continuing claims. This was the highest weekly total since

Hightech Partners Adds Technology, Digital Executive

Digital-focused executive search firm Hightech Partners (HTP) has expanded with the addition of Jean-Christophe Legrand, a senior executive in technology and digital, to help develop the firm’s international business. His appointment strengthens HTP’s strategy as a global leader in the field of digital executive-level recruitment, but also as advisor to clients on the talent aspects of digital

Press Releases

HIGHTECH PARTNERS (HTP) PROUDLY WELCOMES A GEORGES ATAYA AS A PARTNER BASED IN BRUSSELS HEADQUARTER

Brussels, Paris, April 13, 2021 – Georges Ataya joins Hightech Partners’ Executive Search Team bringing his insight in the new digital world and his international network to HTP, the digital talent development company. Professor Georges Ataya is since many years a strong reference in the training and education domain, amongst others through his activities at

HIGHTECH PARTNERS (HTP) PROUDLY WELCOMES A NEW PARTNER INTO ITS ORGANIZATION: JEAN-CHRISTOPHE LEGRAND BASED IN PARIS, FRANCE

Brussels, Paris, June 23, 2020 – Jean-Christophe Legrand, a senior executive in the Technology and Digital world and Hightech Partners (HTP), have decided to join forces to further develop the international business of HTP. His appointment strengthens the company’s strategy as a global leader in the field of digital executive level recruitment, but also as

HIGHTECH PARTNERS AND PROF. GEORGES ATAYA JOIN FORCES TO DELIVER FULL-CIRCLE DIGITAL & TRUST SERVICES WITH ‘ATAYA & PARTNERS’

June 11, 2019 Brussels – Leading executive search firm Hightech Partners and Professor Georges Ataya, founder of ICT Control, have decided to join forces and set up a new structure ‘Ataya & Partners’. This will allow them to offer clients a full-circle “digitally enabling” menu, ranging from assessments, targeted education and certification to advisory and

HIGHTECH PARTNERS (HTP) PROUDLY WELCOMES TWO NEW PARTNERS INTO ITS ORGANIZATION: ONE IN GERMANY, AND ONE IN NORWAY

October 28, 2019 Brussels/Frankfurt/Oslo – Leading Digital executive search firm Hightech Partners announces the appointment of 2 Partners to strengthens the company’s strategy to be their client’s go-to partner to steer digital transformation in all corners of their businesses. It also further positions HTP as a global leader in the field of executive level recruitment.