August 17, 2015 – Executive search firm Alder Koten has added former NFL kicker Raul Allegre as a consultant and senior advisor to the firm’s sports practice. He will collaborate in executive search work focused on CEOs, executives, and senior-level coaching talent.
In addition, he will also participate in consulting engagements related to leadership and organizational effectiveness helping clients in the professional sports sector. Mr. Allegre is a former NFL player and currently works for ESPN as an NFL analyst. Prior to his employment with ESPN, he worked in the sports management arena in the organization of sporting events and broadcast production, including logistics, sponsorship sales, promotion, logistics, and implementation. He has collaborated with the NFL, the Dallas Cowboys, and Houston Texans. In his career as an NFL player, Mr. Allegre kicked for the Baltimore Colts, Indianapolis Colts, New York Jets and the New York Giants, where he won a Super Bowl.
“We feel happy and lucky to have Raul’s experience and background,” said Jorge Davalos, Alder Koten’s managing partner in Houston. “Raul’s collaboration will support our current efforts to provide top talent recruitment and advisory solutions for the world’s leading sports organizations.”
Jose Ruiz, Alder Koten’s CEO, said: “We look forward to Raul’s close collaboration in executive search and advisory services. His first-hand experience, insight, and leadership in professional sports will enhance our firm’s ability to help clients leverage leadership and shape their organizations.”
Alder Koten helps clients acquire, develop and transition leadership talent through a combination of research, executive search, cultural & leadership assessment, and other talent advisory services. The firm has offices in Bogota, Dallas, Guadalajara, Houston, Mexico City, Monterrey and New York.
Contributed by Dale M. Zupsansky, Managing Editor, Hunt Scanlon Media