February 25, 2022 – Panorama Leadership, a global network of independent executive search firms, has expanded in Europe with the addition of Management Search as its newest member firm in Italy. With offices in Milan and Rome, Management Search deepens Panorama’s access and experience across Italy in addition to widening its sector and functional expertise, the organization said. “We are so pleased to welcome Management Search to the Panorama community. Their relentless commitment to quality, caliber of execution, and advice and their deeply held values are perfectly aligned with those of Panorama’s partners across the world,” said Roy Herold, chairman of Panorama. “We are so pleased to continue the growth of our community in Europe with a partner of such quality.”
With a pedigree of strategic leadership in the executive search space, stretching back over 37 years, Management Search has expertise at the board, CEO, and senior executive level.
“We are delighted to join Panorama Leadership, extending our international capabilities and experience as well as bringing our dedication to the search for management and governance excellence to the Panorama community,” said Carlo Levis and Filippo Rinaldi, senior partners with Management Search. “We look forward to a very successful partnership.”
Panorama is a global network of partners that together form an alliance of leading independent executive search and leadership advisory firms. Together, Panorama has 23 partners, over 40 offices and over 180 consultants across Europe, North America, Latin America, Africa, and Asia. Its practice areas include banking, financial services and insurance, board practice, consumer and retail, education, energy and utilities, healthcare, industrial, manufacturing, not-for-profit/NGOs, professional and business services, technology, and media and telecoms.
Panorama recently announced its new leadership team. Roy Herold, managing partner of MPS, becomes chair with Aidan Kennedy of Saxton Bampfylde moving to chair emeritus. Carlos Altona of EXEC in Brazil becomes the new vice chair and is joined by Agamjeet Dang of Executive Access (APAC), Krista Walochik of Talengo (EMEA) and Martin Baker (North America). Stefan Koop of Delta, Ranju Shergill of Pekarsky and Heather Phelps of Phelps complete the team.
“Despite the pandemic, Panorama Leadership has continued to grow in scale, reach and impact and I am delighted to see such a strong team at the helm, as it seeks to seize the opportunities of the coming period,” Mr. Kennedy said. “I am particularly delighted to welcome Roy as our new chair and feel confident that the leadership he will bring to our community will drive even greater success. On behalf of Panorama, I would also like to express my gratitude for the dedication, enthusiasm and enormous contribution made by Craig Buffkin, Carrie Hobson and Adam Pekarsky over their many years on our executive committee – you will be missed!”
“I am very happy and excited to accept the role as chair for Panorama Leadership,” said Mr. Herold. “We have such a tremendous level of experience and expertise in all our members around the world committed to developing leaders and leadership. We are passionate to work for a more sustainable future for our clients and the Panorama family. I also want to thank Aidan for his tremendous work and commitment towards Panorama as former chair.”
Contributed by Scott A. Scanlon, Editor-in-Chief; Dale M. Zupsansky, Managing Editor; and Stephen Sawicki, Managing Editor – Hunt Scanlon Media