Edward van den Boorn serves as partner within the Professional Services, Advanced Technology and Industrial Practice Groups, based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Within these areas, he has a particular expertise in telecommunications and media, infrastructure and energy and utilities, and is currently acting as the Professional Services Practice Group Facilitator for the European region. Edward’s executive search career started in 1997.
He worked as a consultant Telecom, practice leader Advanced Technology and Manager Operations at Nicholson International Executive Search, The Netherlands. Subsequently, Edward was employed as a Partner by Odgers Berndtson in the Netherlands for ten years where he developed and maintained commercial relationships with corporate clients in the aforementioned areas. Prior his career in executive search, Edward gained experience in telecommunications and consumer goods sectors.
Edward was involved in a broad range of assignments, ranging from General Management, Financial Management, Commercial Management, Strategic Marketing, Innovation Management, IT & Operations, HRM/ OD-MD and Legal. He specialized in building diverse teams for clients in every stage of organizational development.
Edward holds a master’s degree in Political Sciences from the Radboud University in Nijmegen in The Netherlands. He founded and is involved in various initiatives focused on sustainable Corporate Development and Leadership Development. Edward lives in Amsterdam, is married and has two children.