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Russell Reynolds Associates is a global leadership advisory and search firm. Our 470+ consultants in 46 offices work with public, private and nonprofit organizations across all industries and regions. We help our clients build teams of transformational leaders who can meet today’s challenges and anticipate the digital, economic and political trends that are reshaping the global business environment. From helping boards with their structure, culture and effectiveness to identifying, assessing and defining the best leadership for organizations, our teams bring their decades of expertise to help clients address their most complex leadership issues. We exist to improve the way the world is led. www.russellreynolds.com 

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At Russell Reynolds Associates, our global teams gather trend​s and insights across industries and geographies. We use these, along with our experience and expertise, to help prepare you for what’s next.

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At Russell Reynolds Associates, we develop tailored solutions to help build, guide and grow your organization in an increasingly complex business landscape.

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  • Accounting/Audit
  • Aerospace/Defense
  • Agriculture
  • Alt. Investments
  • Asset Management
  • Associations
  • Automotive
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemicals
  • Clean Tech./Sustain.
  • Clinical Research
  • Cloud Based
  • Colleges/Universities
  • Commercial Banking
  • Communications
  • Construction
  • Consulting
  • Consumer
  • Consumer Products
  • Consumer Services
  • Cultural Arts
  • Cybersecurity
  • Data & Analytics
  • Devices
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Engineering & Archit.
  • Faith Based
  • Family Offices
  • Financial Services
  • FinTech
  • Foundations
  • Global Markets
  • Healthcare Services
  • Hedge Funds
  • High Tech
  • Industrial
  • Industrial Products
  • Insurance
  • Internet
  • Investment Banking
  • Investment Mgmt.
  • K-12
  • Legal/Compliance
  • Life Sci./Healthcare
  • Medical
  • Medical Devices
  • Mobile
  • Natural Resources
  • Non-Profit
  • Oil & Gas
  • Payments/Processes
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Private Banking
  • Private Equity
  • Professional Services
  • Real Estate
  • Retail
  • Software
  • Sovereign Wealth
  • Sports
  • Supply Chain
  • Technology
  • Trade Finance
  • Transportation
  • Travel, Hosp. & Leisure
  • Utilities
  • Venture Capital
  • Wealth Management
Functions
  • Board/Governance
  • CEO/President
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • General Management
  • GM/Operations
  • Government
  • Human Resources
  • Information/Digital
  • Invest. Mgmt./Banking
  • Investor Relations
  • Legal/Compliance
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Medical/Clinical
  • Supply Chain

News Briefings

Global Pandemic Endows Universities With Big Challenges in the Hunt for New Leaders in 2021

Leadership roles in today’s colleges and universities have become increasingly demanding and complex. Senior academic leaders must balance the needs of numerous constituents—needs that require a cross-section of skills far beyond the traditional set of scholarly and research accomplishments. Interviews with a host of recruiters for the sector reveal the special challenges of their work.

The State of Gender Equity on Boards

Around the world, countries are taking steps to encourage or mandate improved gender diversity in the boardroom. Those efforts vary by country, as does their effectiveness and impact. A new report from Russell Reynolds Associates takes a look at what is occurring in six countries, hears from female directors about what they are encountering, and provides recommendations

Crisis Management: CFOs Confront New Layers of Risk in Pandemic Era

Perhaps the most important lesson that business leaders have learned from the pandemic is the importance of continuity planning in the C-suite, and beyond. In the crosshairs: Chief financial officers who are suddenly dealing with a vast array of new challenges, from cash flow, declining revenues, and employee health, to advising the CEO and board

Global Pandemic and Social Upheaval Ignite Recruiting for Non-Profit Sector

What makes a not-for-profit organization great? Its mission, of course, as well as dedicated staff, volunteers, board members and various stakeholders. But according to executive recruiters, what may be most important is exceptional leadership – especially in such a politically-supercharged climate supported by a challenging economic environment. According to a newly released report by WittKieffer,

Press Releases

Russell Reynolds Associates and Hogan Assessments Expand Exclusive Partnership

(Nov. 12, 2020) Russell Reynolds Associates, a global leadership advisory and search firm, and Hogan Assessments, the global leader in personality assessment and leadership development, today announced an expansion of their exclusive partnership with a new initiative to increase the effectiveness and versatility of C-suite leadership teams. This venture builds upon the firms’ well-established partnership

Russell Reynolds Associates Signs Up to Change the Race Ratio Campaign

(Oct. 2, 2020) ​Russell Reynold​s Associates has reinforced its commitment to Diversity, Equality and Inclusion by signing up to Change the Race Ratio. This initiative has been developed by The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) to increase racial and ethnic participation in British businesses, with a part​​icular focus on senior leadership teams. The campaign is calling

Russell Reynolds Associates Acquires Cultural Analytics Business From Workplace Analytics

(Aug. 6, 2020) Russell Reynolds Associates, a global leadership advisory and executive search firm, today announced that it has acquired the Cultural Analytics business of Workplace Analytics, LLC, the academic-led provider of data-driven insights and analysis about corporate culture. By acquiring this capability, Russell Reynolds Associates expands its culture assessment portfolio to assist CEOs, boards of

Russell Reynolds Associates Hires Amy Scissons To Lead The Firm’s Global Marketing Efforts

(June 9, 2020) ​​​Russell Reynolds Associates​​, a global leadership advisory and search firm, today announced that Amy Scissons has joined the firm as its new Chief Marketing and Communications Officer. She is based in New York and also serves as a member of the firm’s Operating Committee.​ “We are delighted to have Amy join our senior

Russell Reynolds Associates Adds New Leadership and Expands Team in Canada

(Feb. 20, 2020) ​Russell Reynolds Associates, a global leadership advisory and search firm, today announced that the firm has appointed Pascal Bécotte to lead its operations in Canada, which is comprised of three closely integrated offices: Calgary, Montreal and Toronto. In addition, the firm has added four new consultants to its Canada team to expand its