Hunt Executive Search is a global provider of senior-executive search and leadership consulting services. We advise our clients on recruiting and developing effective leaders who can significantly impact success of our clients.

Hunt Executive Search was founded in 1988. Over the years our firm has kept its original focus on collaborating with clients to help them become high-performance businesses through identifying, recruiting and developing world-best talent. Today we are the leading retained executive search firm focused exclusively on consumer products, life sciences, retail and diversified industrial space. We also work with Private Equity Firms that invest in these businesses.

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Our consultants are expert and well-trained professionals, with a wealth of experience conducting the most critical search assignments for demanding, sophisticated clients throughout the globe. We tend to form deep, long-lasting and meaningful client relationships; while we’re capable of doing high volume, we don’t treat search as a transaction.

Solutions and Expertise

Through more than 20 retained executive search practice areas of industry, functional and geographic specialization, our clients have direct access to individual as well as institutional knowledge and experience of our firm’s extraordinary recruiting professionals. Our focus and specialization to your industry, makes us uniquely qualified to service your search and recruiting needs.

  • Executive Search
  • Agriculture
  • Chemicals
  • Consumer
  • Consumer Products
  • Consumer Services
  • Financial Services
  • Industrial
  • Industrial Products
  • Life Sci./Healthcare
  • Luxury
  • Manufacturing
  • Media & Entertainment
  • Private Equity
  • Restaurants
  • Retail
  • Sports
  • Supply Chain
  • Transportation
  • Travel, Hosp. & Leisure
  • CEO/President
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • General Management
  • GM/Operations
  • Human Resources
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Supply Chain

News Briefings

IRC Global Adds Hunt Executive Search as Newest Member Firm

IRC Global Executive Search Partners has added Charlotte, NC-headquartered Hunt Executive Search as its sixth member firm in the U.S. “The U.S. is such a key market for IRC, and it is great to have another leading search firm join the IRC family,” said Rohan Carr, president of IRC. “We further strengthen our capacity to

5 Lies That Recruiters Hear Everyday and How to Avoid Them

A top recruiter should be a trusted advisor in your job search. But this only works well when you, as the candidate, are honest about the facts concerning your career. A new report by Elizabeth Webster Felix of WinterWyman gives five of the most popular lies recruiters commonly hear — and why it’s important to

6 Ways to Conduct an Effective Executive Job Search

In today’s dynamic and competitive job market, the elements of an effective executive-level job search are very different than what may be utilized for non-executive roles. A new report by Rob Croner, vice president of senior executive services at CCI Consulting, explores channels of activity that drive any effective professional job search. “It can be



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Congratulations, you got a new job! It’s time to resign. This brief video will share with you some suggestions and thoughts to help make a smooth transition.

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Is it time to update your resume? This video will share with you some tips in regards to both format and content to help you get started.