About Us

At Odgers Berndtson, we support clients in making the most important decisions. Our approach to executive search drives our consultants to develop a comprehensive understanding of our clients’ organization and the context of their business. This deep understanding allows us to provide continuous advice to clients to develop and support their talent management and acquisition program.

Working with organisations ranging from listed corporations to family-owned business, equity backed enterprises, associations and institutions, Odgers Berndtson collaborates with leading organisations to develop and strengthen their talent.

We call our approach Search Intelligence.

Search Intelligence is a proven process of rigorous analysis, creativity, logic, and judgement. Through our thorough understanding of a client’s needs, Search Intelligence allows our consultants to identify and nurture the right candidates from across the globe based on experience, personality, and potential.

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Organisations of every size and sector depend on talented individuals, teams, and leaders to realize their success.

Odgers Berndtson’s strength lies in the partnerships we develop to address that need.

We form strong relationships with the most talented people, with those seeking them and between our own teams globally to bring both sides together.

It is because of our deep, non-transactional and lasting partnerships, that our clients can acquire, develop and retain their strongest leaders.

Solutions And Expertise

Solutions
  • Advisory Services
  • Assessment
  • Board Services
  • Data Analy./Mrkt. Intell.
  • Executive Coaching
  • Executive Search
  • Interim
  • Leadership Develop.
  • On-Demand Recruiting
  • Org. Chart Mapping
  • Recruitment Research
  • Succession Planning
Industries
Functions
  • Advertising
  • All Functions
  • Board/Governance
  • Business Development
  • CEO/President
  • Communications/PR
  • Customer Service
  • Data/Analytics
  • Development
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Finance/Accounting
  • General Management
  • GM/Operations
  • Government
  • Human Resources
  • Information/Digital
  • Invest. Mgmt./Banking
  • Investor Relations
  • Legal/Compliance
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Medical/Clinical
  • Research & Develop.
  • Risk Management
  • Supply Chain

News Briefings

Odgers Berndtson Recruits Chief Information Officer for Carnegie Mellon University

The chief information officer is considered among the most strategic roles within any organization, and for colleges and universities the role is regarded as an especially critical asset. According to executive search consultants who specialize in recruiting them, the best CIOs have the power to dramatically differentiate a company’s offering in the market, while a

Odgers Berndtson Finds Athletics Director for Farleigh Dickinson University

Universities continue to turn to executive search firms to find new athletic directors. Global search firm Odgers Berndtson recently placed Bradford D. Hurlbut as the new director of athletics for Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) in Teaneck, NJ. Partner Greg Santore, head of the search firm’s U.S. sports leadership practice, led the assignment. Mr. Hurlbut, who starts in his

Odgers Berndtson Finds Athletic Director for Colorado College

Universities continue to turn to executive search firms to find new athletic directors. Global search firm Odgers Berndtson recently placed Lesley Irvine as vice president and director of athletics at Colorado College in Colorado Springs, CO. “Lesley Irvine will bring great leadership, vision and energy to Colorado College,” said Jill Tiefenthaler, the school’s president. “She has a wealth

Odgers Berndtson Names Head of U.S. Marketing

Building on its explosive growth in the U.S. last year, global search firm Odgers Berndtson has brought in Soh Won Cha as head of U.S. marketing. She joins the firm from Russell Reynolds Associates, where she was senior marketing manager of the Americas. “We’re very excited to welcome Soh Won to the Odgers team,” said Steve Potter, CEO

Press Releases

Odgers Berndtson Expands Public Sector Team in Canada

TORONTO, Canada, February 23, 2016 — Odgers Berndtson has strengthened its public sector practice in Canada with the addition of Jane Griffith, a new partner in the Academic Practice, and John King and Gino Picciano who have joined the firm’s Health Care Practice as Strategic Client Advisors. With a focus on the recruitment of senior leaders in the

Odgers Berndtson Inks Acquisition Deal with Charleston Partners and its Founding Principal Fran Luisi

NEW YORK, February 17, 2016 — Odgers Berndtson, one of the world’s top executive search and organizational leadership firms, announced the acquisition of Charleston Partners, an executive search and talent advisory firm that exclusively recruits and advises Human Resources and Human Capital Professionals. Francis “Fran” Luisi, founding principal of Charleston Partners, will helm the Odgers Berndtson U.S.

Odgers Berndtson Launches Financial Services Practice in Australia

SYDNEY, Australia, December 16, 2015 — Odgers Berndtson continues to grow its operations in the Asia Pacific region through the launch of a dedicated Financial Services practice that will work with clients to attract, engage and recruit industry leading talent across the region. Led by Odgers Berndtson Partners Lynn Muirhead and Jules Orpin, the new practice will

Odgers Berndtson Iberia Welcomes Partner to its Life Sciences & Healthcare Practice

MADRID, Spain, October 29, 2015 — The executive search and management consultant firm Odgers Berndtson Iberia has announced that Luis Truchado will join the firm as Partner of the Life Sciences & Healthcare Practice for Southern Europe. This is one of the group’s most relevant practices and provides service to organizations engaged in Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology, Hospitals, Medical

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