Cornerstone International Group


Talent and depth in your leadership team is the most important enabler of success for your organization.  Which is why you should be meticulous in identifying, locating and engaging exactly the people you need.

You don’t find them on job boards.

Cornerstone International Group is a recognized leader in executive search and leadership development. It is an increasingly complex and demanding discipline; we know the difference between success and failure will have a huge impact on the business of our customers.

Both before (with psychometric assessment) and after (onboarding) our rigorous search process, we ensure the highest possible chance of success in filling the most difficult talent needs. And we have a full suite of supporting coaching and peer group services.

Since the best candidate can be across town or across the globe, we have 66 experienced member firms in both developed and emerging markets worldwide.

We can help you to build a best-in-class leadership team. Anywhere. Why not call Simon (Chairman – 86 21-6474-7064) or Larry (President – 770-395-7225) and have a chat?


Fewer Women Fill Seats on Boards, Heidrick & Struggles Study Reveals

For those who have been striving for women to achieve their fair share of seats on corporate boards, a recent Heidrick & Struggles report – ‘Board Diversity at an Impasse?’ – was no doubt disheartening. In 2016, the report said, Fortune 500 companies filled 421 vacant or newly-created board seats with independent directors, a new

Cornerstone International Group Continues Asia Pacific Expansion

Cornerstone International Group, a global executive search and leadership development firm, has named Sonia Vaswani as a managing director in its Hong Kong office. She has more than 15 years in human resource management and is particularly adept at executive search & selection in Hong Kong, China and Asia Pacific. A seasoned business executive and

Cornerstone Expands in Asia Pacific

Cornerstone International Group, a global executive search and leadership development firm, has established its first presence in Japan and 17th in Asia with the addition of Human Future, a boutique firm based in Yokohama. “This is an exciting step for us,” said Human Future managing partner William Liu. “Japan used to be a region by itself

Cornerstone International Adds Member Firm In Brazil

Cornerstone International Group, a global executive search and leadership development firm, has added four new offices in Brazil with the addition of Technique Search. “We are very pleased to welcome Nahid Chicani and his team at Technique Search to our world network,” said Cornerstone president Larry Shoemaker. “Latin America is one of our key regions and

Cornerstone Launches Health & Life Science Practice In China and Taiwan

Cornerstone International Group has established a health and life science practice group serving its seven member locations in China and Taiwan. The firm has named Dominic Yim as team leader. Mr. Yim also serves as managing partner of the firm’s Hong Kong and Shanghai offices with broad executive experiences in Japan, India, Australia and Switzerland. Mr.


Appointments Boost Cornerstone In Asia-Pacific

SHANGHAI, CHINA, March 11, 2016 — Cornerstone International Group, the global executive search and leadership development organization, has expanded its services in the Asia Pacific market with two senior appointments. In Japan, the recently launched Cornerstone Yokohama has announced the addition of Director Atsushi  Murata, a senior consultant in strategic management. In Australia, veteran HR Director Anna Xu