Caldwell Partners


Caldwell Partners is one of the world’s premier providers of executive search and has been for more than forty five years. Our sterling reputation is built on our record of successful searches for board directors, chief and senior executives, and selected functional experts, and our focus is on providing the highest quality client service. At its root, our business is about people, specifically, our ability to connect our clients with the right people for their organization. With deep knowledge and experience in their respective areas of expertise, our partners are able to identify, assess and attract the most outstanding candidates, all in a manner that enhances the reputation of both our clients and our profession.

With offices across North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific we take pride in delivering an unmatched level of service and expertise to our clients. Please visit our website at for further information.

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Caldwell Partners Posts Flat Revenue Growth

Caldwell Partners International has posted fourth quarter revenues of $15.8 million (Canadian), up .5 percent. Full year revenues fell 1.6 percent, from $58.7 million to $57.8 million. The search firm had a slightly lower average number of partners at 37.5 compared to 38 in the prior year. And a lower average fee per assignment was partially

Caldwell Partners Alex Alcott Financial Services London

Caldwell Partners Strengthens its Financial Services Practice in London

Executive search firm Caldwell Partners International has expanded with the addition of Alex Alcott as a partner in its financial services practice in London. Mr. Alcott’s appointment furthers Caldwell’s expansion strategy across Europe. Based in the London office, he joins Matthew Andrews, managing director of Caldwell’s European operations, and Lucy Antrobus, a partner and search consultant in the engineering, construction, and infrastructure space. With

Caldwell Partners Lands Chief Marketing Officer for ADP

As business becomes more global and complex, and power shifts from producers of goods and services to consumers, the chief marketing officer’s job of planning and coordinating marketing activities has become more challenging, recruiters say. Yet executive search firms are seeing no shortage of assignments for this important C-level position. Executive search firm Caldwell Partners International recently recruited

Caldwell Partners Chris Beck Chief Operating and Financial Officer

Caldwell Partners Names Chief Operating and Financial Officer

Search firms have seen a number of top leadership appointments since the start of the year, many focused on strategy, growth, branding efforts and operations. Among them, executive search firm Caldwell Partners International recently named Chris Beck as chief operating and financial officer. “Chris is a collaborative and energetic leader with the vision to grow our organization, ensure

Caldwell Partners Lands Chief Development Officer for JDA Software

Executive search firm Caldwell Partners International has placed Desikan Madhavanur as executive vice president and chief development officer of JDA Software in Scottsdale, AZ. Jim Bethmann, managing partner and co-leader of Caldwell’s TMT & IT services and information security practices, led the search. Mr. Madhavanur will be responsible for the company’s product solution strategy, development and delivery.


Caldwell Partners Strengthens Technology Sector With Addition of Renowned Specialist In Recruiting of Technology, Digital and Data Leaders

TORONTO, Canada, April 6, 2017 — Retained executive search firm The Caldwell Partners International Inc. (TSX: CWL) today announced a major enhancement to its recruiting capabilities in technology with the addition of Shawn Banerji as the managing partner of the firm’s Technology, Digital and Data Leaders Practice, and a member of the company’s Stamford office. Specializing in

Caldwell Partners Appoints John Blank as Co-Leader of Life Sciences Healthcare Practice

TORONTO, Canada, January 4, 2017 — Retained executive search firm Caldwell Partners (TSX: CWL) today announced the appointment of Nashville-based Partner John Blank as co-leader of the firm’s Life Sciences and Healthcare Practice, joining Darin DeWitt at the helm of the practice. “John is a thoughtful, results-oriented executive search consultant,” said Darin DeWitt, co-leader of Caldwell Partners’ Life

Caldwell Partners Announces New Partnership with Caliper

TORONTO, Canada, October 6, 2016 — Retained executive search firm The Caldwell Partners International Inc. (TSX: CWL) today announced an exclusive partnership with Caliper, a research-based talent management consulting firm focusing on assessment and development. This agreement will integrate Caliper’s assessment and onboarding services into Caldwell Partners’ research-based executive search process in Canada, in order to provide deeper insight

Caldwell Partners Announces Significant Expansion of Latin American Team

TORONTO, Canada, August 9, 2016 — Retained executive search firm The Caldwell Partners International Inc. (TSX: CWL) today announced a significant expansion of the firm’s Latin American team through the addition of four new partners and a new office in Buenos Aires. Adilson Parrella and Pedro Folque de Almeida have joined the Sao Paulo office, Eleonora Cajiao has joined

Caldwell Partners Places Kevin Akeroyd as New CEO at Cision

TORONTO, Canada, August 8, 2016 — Retained executive search firm The Caldwell Partners International Inc. (TSX: CWL) today announced the placement of Kevin Akeroyd as global chief executive officer (CEO) at Cision, a portfolio company of GTCR. With more than 25 years of experience in reshaping modern digital, social and mobile marketing, Akeroyd is well-placed to move Cision forward