About Us

Established in 1989, InterSearch is today ranked as one of the top international Executive Search organizations in the world.

Key facts & figures: 90 offices in 50+ countries, 2000+ Executives placements yearly, 480 consultants, 150 researchers. Worldwide/regional frame agreements, Key Account Manager appointed in the client’s home market or Regional hub. International Practice groups in all main and niche industries.

Managed by an international board InterSearch Worldwide enable clients to have access to almost anywhere and anyone across the globe throughout customized cross-border and local solutions offered by local professionals selected for their experience and reputation in their own markets, and their ability to operate internationally.

The firm strives to be the highest quality network in global Executive Search. Its Academy training and Standards&Quality Committee grant the same top quality level, consistency of processes, services and delivery around the world and the respect of its key core values: Business ethics, Collaboration, Integrity & Trust, Client Focus & Client Intimacy, Entrepreneurship.

In all its methods the firm aspires to set the standards others pursue.


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Every day, InterSearch lives by its core values, respecting the organization and its decisions, its partners and its clients.

The firm strives to be the highest quality network in global executive search. In all its methods they aspire to set the standard others pursue.

Solutions And Expertise

These are the main industry sectors where InterSearch offers the highest degree of services based upon the extensive and consolidated experience of skilled senior consultants working all around the world.

Still, more than 20% of the firm’s global business is developed in other industries and local niche markets, clearly demonstrating that InterSearch can provide exceptional service for any of its clients’ executive search needs.

  • Board Services
  • Executive Search
  • Aerospace/Defense
  • Agriculture
  • Asset Management
  • Automotive
  • Biotechnology
  • Clinical Research
  • Commercial Banking
  • Construction
  • Consulting
  • Consumer
  • Consumer Products
  • Consumer Services
  • Energy
  • Engineering & Archit.
  • Financial Services
  • Healthcare Services
  • Industrial
  • Industrial Products
  • Internet
  • Investment Banking
  • Life Sci./Healthcare
  • Manufacturing
  • Medical Devices
  • Mobile
  • Natural Resources
  • Oil & Gas
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Private Equity
  • Professional Services
  • Software
  • Supply Chain
  • Technology
  • Transportation
  • Travel, Hosp. & Leisure
  • Wealth Management
  • Board/Governance
  • CEO/President
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Finance/Accounting
  • General Management
  • GM/Operations
  • Human Resources
  • Information/Digital
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Research & Develop.

News Briefings

InterSearch China Opens New Office in Qingdao

Executive search consultants are seeing an increase in hiring mandates from around the world. To meet demand, they continue to develop new practices, hire new recruiters and open new locations. Global recruiting consortiums, meanwhile, are taking advantage of a resurgence in certain geographic areas. Recently, InterSearch China announced the opening of ZW HR Consulting’s new office in Qingdao.

On International Women’s Day, Steep Hills Still to Climb

The modern International Women’s Day can be traced back to 1911, when over a million people gathered for demonstrations across Austria, Denmark, Germany and Switzerland. The United Nations began celebrating the day in 1975, and shortly after, other countries began marking the occasion. Now it’s observed annually on March 8, today, to recognize the ways

Skills Shortages Causing Recruiting Difficulties

The U.S. is facing a growing skills gap that threatens the nation’s long-term economic prosperity. The workforce simply lacks enough workers and skilled candidates to fill an ever-increasing number of high-skilled jobs. Seven million jobs were open in January, but only 6.3 million unemployed people were looking for work. As the country nears full employment,

InterSearch Norway Names New Chairwoman

Executive recruitment firm InterSearch Norway has named Ingvild Myhre, an experienced board and technology leader, as its new chairwoman. “Mrs. Myhre has extensive boardroom level experience,” said Trond Hess, CEO of InterSearch Norway. “She has also held several top-level executive positions with large, high-profiled Norwegian technology companies. That is a perfect match for us.” Mrs.

Press Releases

InterSearch Norway appoints seasoned technology leader as new Chairwoman

NORWAY, Jan. 30, 2019 – The experienced board- and technology leader Ingvild Myhre steps in as new Chairwoman for the Oslo and Stavanger based Executive search company already from the 1. September 2018. Mrs. Myhre has among other positions been the CEO of Telenor Mobil and Network Norway. Today she holds the role of Partner with Agera

InterSearch Worldwide partner in Norway re-branding – New name, New opportunities, Same passion

NORWAY, Jan. 29, 2019 – Since 2013, Sekse & Hogstad has been a highly valued member of InterSearch Worldwide; a leading global Executive Search firm with over 90 offices in 50 countries. Today we are excited to launch the new global brand name of InterSearch Norway to align with the firms ambitious growth strategy and depth of

Boards of the future – Global Survey 2018 results: How Boards Take Charge of the Future

STAFFORDSHIRE, UK, September 12, 2018 – InterSearch Worldwide and Board Network – The Danish Professional Directors Association have jointly launched an Annual Board Survey among 1000+ Board Members from 55 countries globally. Diversity of respondents include 77% men & 23% women from every imaginable industry, all sizes of companies up to USD 20+ Billion per year and all

Global Board Survey 2018 – Boards of the Future

STAFFORDSHIRE, UK, January 15, 2018 – What separates great boards from good boards? What role does the Chair play? Which responsibilities relies with board committees? How do you improve board effectiveness? And to what extent can the board impact the company performance? Which trends do you expect to have the most significant impact on the board

InterSearch Worldwide is proud to announce its member company in China ZW HR Consulting, wins “Most Innovative Recruitment Service Provider Award for 2017”

STAFFORDSHIRE, UK, November 23, 2017 – In the annual selection of “Best Recruitment Service Providers in China 2017”, ZW HR Consulting won “Most Innovative Award for HR Service in China” which is organized by Enfovia Group. This award aims to highly reward ZW HR Consulting’s significant contributions and outstanding achievements, in promoting the development and progress of HR management



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