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Signium Annelize van Rensburg leader global consumer goods services

Signium Names Leader of Global Consumer Goods and Services Practice

Executive search consortium Signium has named Annelize van Rensburg as leader of its global consumer goods and services practice. She has 20 years of executive search experience and is one of the founding members of Talent Africa, which became Signium Africa last year. “Ms. van Rensburg is fulfilling a critical role as successful practice groups are a key part

Signium Add New Member Paris

Signium Add New Member Firm in Paris

Executive search consultants are seeing an increase in hiring mandates from around the world. To meet the demand, they continue to develop new practices, hire new recruiters and open new locations. Global recruiting consortiums, meanwhile, are taking advantage of a resurgence in certain geographic areas. Signium, for one example, is continuing to expand with the recent addition

Signium Expands Into Seoul

Executive search firm Signium has continued its expansion with the opening of a new office in Seoul, South Korea. The office will provide search and leadership consulting services for Korean local conglomerate and multinational corporations. Mann-Hyun Han has been named managing partner of Signium Korea. “Throughout the last two decades, Korea has successfully achieved rapid economic growth with traditional

Signium Continues Expansion

Executive search firm Signium has expanded with the additions of partners Felipa Xara-Brasil and Joana Proença de Carvalho in Portugal and Alberto Chico in Spain. Ms. Xara-Brasil was one of the founders of Heidrick & Struggles in Portugal, where she was responsible for starting the firm’s office in Angola, leading business development in Mozambique and managing the Lisbon

Signium Continues Expansion

Executive search firm Signium U.K. has named Andrew Dawson as director of its industrial practice, Paul Surridge as global head of leadership consulting, and Dominique Graham as global head of legal and professional services. “The recognition of Paul’s international expertise in leadership consulting is a real compliment to the impact he has made in less than 12 months


Signium Announces New Consumer Goods and Services Practice Group Leader

CHICAGO, IL, May 14, 2018 – Signium, one of the world’s leading executive search and leadership consulting partnerships, proudly announces the appointment of Annelize van Rensburg as Leader of the Global Consumer Goods and Services Practice.  She celebrates twenty years of executive search as one of the founding members of Talent Africa that became Signium Africa in 2017. Annelize is fulfilling a

Growth and Positive Outlook for Executive Search Firm SIGNIUM

CHICAGO, IL, March 28, 2018 – Chicago headquartered Signium, one of the world’s leading executive search and leadership consulting partnerships, announces a successful 2017 and a strong outlook for 2018. At a time when the industry is evolving rapidly, Signium experienced growth in global revenues in 2017 of close to 20%. During the year it


PARIS, FRANCE, February 1, 2018 – Signium is proud to announce that Emeric Lepoutre & Partners has joined the Signium network as of January 1st 2018. The firm’s Emeric Lepoutre, Béatrice Follea and Sylvie Maillot were all Partners with Heidrick & Struggles in France 15 years ago. After taking different routes (respectively at Spencer Stuart, Signium and Eric Salmon), all three rejoined


LONDON, U.K., January 22, 2018 – Signium UK, is pleased to announce that it is now able to offer Interim Management services. After 4 years of highly successful collaboration, Matrix Interim Management, based in London have joined the Signium international network with effect from January 2018. Founded in 2013 by Patrique Habboo and Tim Blackstone, Matrix

Bret Rogers Joins Signium Peru as Consulting Director

SANTIAGO de SURCO, PERU, January 12, 2018 – As Tasa Worldwide rebrands to Signium Peru in January 2018, we are pleased to announce Bret Rogers has joined the team as Consulting Director effecitve January 1st, 2018. Bret is a Cum Laude graduate of Business Administration from the University of California (USA) with an MBA from Thunderbird School