About Us

Perpetual is a Premier Executive Talent Advisory firm consulting clients on how to attract, retain, assess and coach what is the most critical resource in any organization – human capital.

We work with Fortune 500 companies, as well as start-ups, family owned and private equity backed businesses.

Our multinational team is fully vested in the success of our client organizations. Combining years of experience in HR consulting on a global scale, our Partners thrive in delivering customized talent-development solutions including: retained executive search, talent strategy and assessment, executive coaching and on-boarding. At the core of our delivery we pride ourselves in transparency, honesty and integrity.

Perpetual is a fully owned entity of Perpetual Insights LLC

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As a business we see the iconic number Pi as an overarching representation of our company core values. The number Pi is a mathematical constant, the continual circumference of the circle of search.

This perfectly reflects our service delivery and constant quest to address our client’s ongoing talent management challenges.

We seek to challenge the status quo and bring our expertise and professionalism to the forefront of our delivery. You can expect your Pi Executive consultant to be constructively provocative. In everything we do, we aim for transparent integrity.

We do what we say and we say what we think.

Solutions And Expertise

  • Assessment
  • Data Analy./Mrkt. Intell.
  • Executive Search
  • Leadership Develop.
  • Org. Chart Mapping
  • Board/Governance
  • CEO/President
  • Communications/PR
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Human Resources
  • Information/Digital
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Supply Chain

News Briefings

The Pi Group Rebrands to Perpetual

The Pi Group (Perpetual Insights, Pi Executive and Perpetual Ambition), a boutique recruitment and talent advisory firm for consumer brands, has rebranded. As Perpetual, the company reinforces its commitment to offering a full range of solutions clients require along the entire talent journey. “From talent acquisition to talent development to talent analytics, Perpetual is dedicated

PI Executive Fills Operations Post for AJINOMOTO FOODS

Talent advisory firm Pi Executive has recruited Brett Buatti as executive vice president of operations for Ajinomoto Foods North America, a subsidiary of Japan based Ajinomoto Group, a provider of frozen foods and cultural cuisine. The search was led by partner Pierre Trippitelli. Mr. Buatti has more than 20 years of experience developing world-class manufacturing and supply

Pi Executive Places CHRO at Ajinomoto Windsor

Talent advisory firm Pi Executive has recruited Marco A. Leal as chief human resources officer (CHRO) of Ajinomoto Windsor, a top manufacturer of Asian / Ethnic foods. The search was conducted by partner and board member Pierre Trippitelli and assisted by director Katherine MacLane. Mr. Leal brings over 20 years of experience developing world class HR organizations within fast

Pi Group Pushes Further Into Accessory Services

Boutique search firms continue their push into offering accessory services, from talent mapping and coaching to assessment and high performance team building. Now comes outplacement. The Pi Group, a fast growing consumer goods talent advisory group based in Darien, CT, is expanding its services to help candidates transition to new chapters in their lives. By delivering

Press Releases

Pi Executive Recruits EVP of Operations for Ajinomoto Foods North America

DARIEN, CT, August 13, 2018  – Talent Advisory Firm Pi Executive has recruited Brett Buatti as the EVP of Operations for AJINOMOTO FOODS NORTH AMERICA, INC, a subsidiary of Japan-based Ajinomoto Group, and a leading provider of frozen foods and cultural cuisine. The search was conducted by Partner and Board Member Pierre Trippitelli. Brett brings over 20

The Pi Group Appoints International Marketing Executive Peter McDonough to Board of Directors

DARIEN, CT, May 22, 2017 — The Pi Group, a fast-growing consumer goods talent advisory group comprising Perpetual Insights, Pi Executive, and Perpetual Ambition, announced that Peter McDonough will join its board of directors. McDonough brings The Pi Group, located in both Darien, CT and New York, NY, fresh insights in transforming business performance from prior executive roles

PI Executive Recruits Head of Marketing North America for BIC

DARIEN, CT, December 7, 2016 — Talent Advisory Firm Pi Executive has recruited Ross Ullman as the Head of Marketing North America of BIC, the global manufacturer of disposable consumer products such as lighters, razors, mechanical pencils, and printed paper products. The search has been conducted by Partner and Board Member Pierre Trippitelli and assisted by Director Katherine MacLane.

Perpetual Insights Announces Pi Executive

DARIEN, CT, April 19, 2016 — Consumer brand recruitment firm, Perpetual Insights announced the launch of its retained executive search and Human Resources consulting arm, Pi Executive. Through the expertise, capabilities, and insights of Pi Executive, Perpetual Insights now offers clients a full range of executive talent advisory services on how to attract, retain, assess, and coach