Allegis Partners


Allegis Partners is an executive search firm that delivers a boutique, high-touch approach to talent management. With a focus on the key functional areas of Human Resources, Executive and Board Services, Allegis Partners brings deep expertise and insight into each relationship, customizing each search within the global market to pair candidates with deep skill and knowledge to the needs of their clients. Allegis Partners is supported by the resources of its parent company, Allegis Group, one of the top-rated global human capital organizations.

Allegis Partners’ unique profile is an ideal match for an ongoing partnership with today’s business leaders who are directly measured by the selection and acquisition of top executive talent and the impact of that talent on an organization, Allegis Partners brings the experience, passion and industry expertise required to open up new possibilities for business growth and sustainability. Every assignment matters and is grounded in the flexibility we bring, the deep industry expertise we leverage and the global executive search networks that help drive the consistent results we deliver.



Top 10 Artificial Intelligence Stories of 2017

Hunt Scanlon’s Top 10 Artificial Intelligence Stories of 2017

One of our most important missions at Hunt Scanlon Media is to report on the trends that are altering the executive recruitment industry, and in many cases, the world of business. Among the most consequential transitions we’ve reported on this past year has been the rise of artificial intelligence – and what it means for

Here’s Why Artificial Intelligence Raises Hopes, and Fears, Among HR Leaders

Here’s Why Artificial Intelligence Raises Hopes, and Fears, Among HR Leaders

As artificial intelligence continues to make inroads into the working world, hiring managers are showing a combination of excitement for its potential and angst about its effects, according to a new study by the Allegis Group. Twenty-one percent of the HR professionals surveyed by the Hanover, MD staffing and recruitment services firm said they were

Allegis Partners Alliance Directors Academy

Allegis Partners Forms Alliance With Directors Academy

Search firm Allegis Partners is partnering with the Directors Academy to enhance its NextGen Directors Program, a peer-to-peer learning environment offering educational classes and networking opportunities. It is designed to accelerate the development and placement of next-generation board directors. The NextGen Directors Program also aims to accelerate shareholder value creation by building a pipeline of

Hiring Pressures Mount As Talent Supply Tightens

The global workforce is changing rapidly. Skills shortages, new models of engagement and demographic shifts, as well as economic and political forces, are pushing companies to re-think their approaches to securing critical skills. As talent and business leaders look to the future, a strategic understanding of the forces of change is essential. Allegis Group, a

More Search Firms Forming Advisory Boards

BarkerGilmore, a New York-based boutique executive search firm specializing in building corporate legal and compliance teams, has formed an advisory board of 12 former general counsel and chief compliance officers. This team, many of whom have served in Fortune 500 companies, is charged with providing advisory and leadership development services, complementing the firm’s core recruiting business.


Paul Williams Named One of the Most Influential Black Corporate Directors and One of Chicago United’s Business Leaders of Color for 2017

New York, NY, November 16, 2017 — Paul S. Williams, co-leader of Allegis Partners’ CEO & Board Practice, and a partner at Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA), has been named to Savoy’s 2017 Most Influential Black Corporate Directors for the second year. He was also named one of Chicago United’s Business Leaders of Color for 2017. A public company director, and

Allegis Partners and the Directors Academy Collaborate to Identify and Advance the Next Generation of Diverse Board Members and Future Board Leaders

NEW YORK, September 20, 2017 — Allegis Partners (AP), the exclusive executive search partner for the national not-for-profit Directors Academy, announced today that it is partnering with the Academy to enhance the NextGen Directors Program. The Program, established by the Academy, is a peer-to-peer learning environment offering educational classes and networking opportunities, designed to accelerate the development

Christine Sobhani, Experienced Talent Acquisition Executive, Joins Allegis Partners’ Human Resources Team as a Managing Director in New York

NEW YORK, September 12, 2017 — Allegis Partners, a global executive search firm, announced today that Christine Sobhani has joined the firm in New York as a Managing Director in the Human Resources Practice, where she will focus on identifying talented human resources executives to lead organizations’ HR teams and functions. Christine comes to Allegis Partners

Allegis Partners Retained by Global Gaming Women to Recruit an Association Director in Las Vegas

NEW YORK, August 10, 2017 — Allegis Partners, a global executive search firm, announced today that it has been retained by Global Gaming Women (GGW), a non-profit, membership-based organization in Las Vegas, to recruit an association director. The search committee is being led by Andrea Bricca, Managing Director at Allegis Partners and a Partner in legal

Paul S. Williams of Allegis Partners and Major, Lindsey & Africa Named NACD Chicago Chapter President

NEW YORK, July 17, 2017 — Paul S. Williams, co-leader of the North America CEO & Board Practice at Allegis Partners, a global executive search firm, and a partner in Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA), the world’s leading legal search firm, has been named president of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Chicago Chapter. Paul has been