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Oct 6, 2020 | Video & Audio
Future Ready Leaders: Purpose with Everett Harper

Here, Everett Harper, CEO & Founder of Truss, talks about how his company’s values have helped drive a people-centric and purpose-driven culture that helps team members manage themselves and others more effectively. View More>

Oct 5, 2020 | Press Releases
Sara Garlick Lundberg joins DHR International as Partner

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce Sara Garlick Lundberg has joined the firm as Partner in the Nonprofit practice group. View More>

Oct 1, 2020 | Press Releases
DHR International Launches Commercial Growth Practice

DHR International is pleased to announce the introduction of its Commercial Growth practice. This forward-looking practice is designed to drive a company's competitive edge through the delivery of transformational, growth-oriented leaders in revenue-focused roles across marketing, sales, and strategy. View More>

Sep 28, 2020 | Press Releases
Cho Joins DHR International as Associate Partner

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce David Cho has joined the firm as an Associate Partner in the Advanced Technology and Private Equity practice groups. He will be based in the firm’s Seoul office. View More>

Sep 23, 2020 | In the Media | Banking Dive
Wells Fargo CEO Scharf comes under fire over diversity comments

When Wells Fargo CEO Charlie Scharf announced in June the bank would aim to double Black leadership over the next five years and tie operating committee members' diversity efforts to their pay, the banking industry saw it as a cutting-edge line in the sand. Jeanne Branthover, global head of financial services at headhunting firm DHR International, said more companies may follow Wells' lead. View More>

Sep 22, 2020 | In the Media | ESPN
Central Michigan hires Texas' Amy Folan as athletic director

Amy Folan named Athletic Director for Central Michigan, the first woman to hold the role at CMU, in a search completed by Glenn Sugiyama. View More>

Sep 22, 2020 | Press Releases
Chhachhi Joins DHR International as Partner

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce that Vikram Chhachhi has joined the firm as Partner in the Consumer and Retail practice groups. He will be based in the company’s Mumbai office. This marks Chhachhi’s return to the firm where, previously, he was an Executive Vice President. View More>

Sep 21, 2020 | In the Media | Bloomberg
Citi’s Female CEO Rose as Bank Faced Failings on Gender Equality

Along Citigroup Inc.’s path to naming the first female chief executive officer on Wall Street, the bank had to confront some grim truths. View More>

Sep 16, 2020 | Video & Audio
Future Ready Leaders: Agility with Khori Dastoor

Our Future Ready Leaders series asks CEOs and other top leaders what it takes to be a successful leader now and as we prepare for the future. Here, Khori Dastoor, General Director of San Jose Opera, talks about the importance of agility in moving her organization forward during the pandemic. View More>

Sep 10, 2020 | Press Releases
Abiri Joins DHR International as Partner

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce that Danny Abiri has joined the firm as Partner in the Life Science practice group. View More>

Sep 4, 2020 | In the Media
DHR International Opens Miami Office

Chicago-based search firm DHR International has opened a new office in Miami with the addition of Lizette Ibarra as managing partner. She becomes a member of the industrial, consumer and retail practice groups and will help strengthen the firm’s presence in Latin America. View More>

Sep 2, 2020 | Video & Audio
Future Ready Leaders: Diversity and Inclusion

Our Future Ready Leaders series asks CEOs and other top leaders what it takes to be a successful leader now and as we prepare for the future. Here, Vijay Advani, Executive Chairman and past CEO of Nuveen, discusses the importance of diversity and inclusion. View More>

Sep 1, 2020 | Press Releases
Ibarra Joins DHR International as Managing Partner

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce Lizette Ibarra has joined the firm as Managing Partner of the Miami office and a member of the Industrial, Consumer and Retail practice groups. She will establish and lead the firm’s Miami office and will help strengthen the firm’s presence in Latin America. View More>

Aug 28, 2020 | Press Releases
Landsberg Joins DHR International as Partner

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce that Lindsay Bray Landsberg has joined the firm as a Partner in the Consumer, Retail, and Advanced Technology practice groups, with a specialty in marketing and digital technology sectors. She will be based in the firm’s Chicago office. View More>

Aug 25, 2020 | Press Releases
Hoyt Joins Elevate Partners As Partner

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce Jonathan Hoyt has joined Elevate Partners, its advisory services line of business, as a Partner based in the San Francisco office. View More>

Aug 18, 2020 | Events
The National Arts Fundraising School Presents: Defining the New Normal

James Abruzzo, Managing Partner of the Global Nonprofit Practice, will be speaking at the Virtual Global Fundraising Summit for Arts, Cultural & Heritage Professionals. View More>

Aug 6, 2020 | Events
The Executive's Club of Chicago Panel: Board Governance in a Dynamic Business Climate: Merging Profit and Purpose

Lisa Walker, Managing Partner of the Global Industrial Practice, will be moderating this exclusive panel discussion on Board Governance. View More>

Aug 5, 2020 | In the Media | Opera Wire
Opera San José Announces New Board Members

Opera San José has announced two new board members to its Board of Directors. The new board members include Pravesh Mehra of Saratoga and Cathy Lazarus of Los Altos. View More>

Jul 27, 2020 | In the Media | National Association of Basketball Coaches
Craig Robinson Named New NABC Executive Director

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Craig Robinson, an accomplished basketball administrator and former Division I head coach, has been selected as the next Executive Director of the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC). Robinson succeeds Jim Haney, who has held the position for the past 29 years. Robinson becomes just the fifth Executive Director in the NABC’s history. View More>

Jul 21, 2020 | In the Media | USA Today
Work from home: More companies are letting new hires work anywhere permanently amid COVID-19 pandemic

Rasha Uthman was hunting for a public relations job that let her work from her parents’ South Miami home as they struggled with family health issues, but few, if any, local companies in her field were open to telecommuting. Insivia, a Cleveland-based consulting and marketing firm for the technology industry, was willing to hire a PR and marketing specialist anywhere in the country after shifting to a remote work setup during the coronavirus pandemic. View More>

Jul 20, 2020 | Press Releases
Gates Joins DHR International as Partner

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce James Gates has joined the firm as Partner in the Advanced Technology, Healthcare and Private Equity practice groups. He will be based in the firm’s Atlanta office. View More>

Jul 15, 2020 | Events
S_HIFT US/UK | Becoming Future Ready: A Roadmap To Digital Transformation

DHR and Ogilvy Consulting are hosting an exclusive S_HIFT event for U.S. and U.K.-based executives focused on Digital Transformation. View More>

Jul 3, 2020 | Events
S_HIFT Hong Kong | Turning Disruption Into an Opportunity for Acceleration

Unprecedented circumstances like COVID require companies to adapt at lightning speed. MIT research indicates that Asian firms are making good progress but still teetering on the edge of success or failure. Join us for an exclusive, virtual event for Hong Kong-based executives. View More>

Jul 2, 2020 | Events
S_HIFT Singapore | Turning Disruption Into an Opportunity for Acceleration

Unprecedented circumstances like COVID require companies to adapt at lightning speed. MIT research indicates that Asian firms are making good progress but still teetering on the edge of success or failure. Join us for an exclusive, virtual event for Singapore-based executives. View More>

Jun 25, 2020 | In the Media | DePaul Newsline
DePaul Athletic Director Search Process Launched

After 45 years of service at DePaul University, Director of Athletics Jean Lenti Ponsetto announced on June 5 her plans to retire in the coming months. A search committee has been carefully selected to represent the campus community in the national search for our next Director of Athletics. View More>

Jun 19, 2020 | Press Releases
Ed Flowers Named To North America Executive Committee

DHR International is pleased to announce that Ed Flowers has been named to the firm’s North America Executive Committee. View More>

Jun 17, 2020 | In the Media | Bloomberg
Bonuses Tied to Diversity in Banks’ Push for Long-Awaited Change

When frustrated U.S. lawmakers surveyed the nation’s top banks last year on whether they link diversity figures to executives’ compensation, the answer came back unanimous: No. View More>

Jun 8, 2020 | Press Releases
Rob Tillman Joins DHR International as Managing Partner

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce Rob Tillman has joined the firm as Managing Partner of the company’s Global Financial Officer Practice. In addition, he will serve as a key leader in the firm’s Private Equity and Advanced Technology Practices and will work closely with DHR’s advisory services team, Elevate Partners. View More>

Jun 4, 2020 | In the Media | Glossy
Where are fashion’s chief diversity officers?

At a time when much of the fashion world is flailing, unsure of what statement to make and where to go from here, fashion's chief diversity officers aren't offering much inspiration. View More>

May 28, 2020 | In the Media | BloombergQuint
Financial Hiring Gets Even Tougher in Never-Meet-In-Person-Era

Quentin Marshall hired three people over the past two months. He filled the roles without meeting any of them in person. Recruiting during a pandemic requires “breaking down a lot of prejudices about how to do things,” said Marshall, head of private banking at U.K. lender Weatherbys. View More>

May 12, 2020 | In the Media | FundFire
How Did the Median Asset Mgmt Worker Fare in 2019? Depends on the Firm

The typical employee at most publicly traded asset management firms got a raise last year, but at about a third of firms, pay went down despite the still buoyant markets. View More>

May 5, 2020 | Press Releases
Julian Ehrhardt Joins DHR International Neumann As Partner

Global executive search firm DHR International Neumann announces Julian Ehrhardt has joined the firm as Partner based out of its Frankfurt, Germany, office. View More>

Mar 3, 2020 | Events
Conscious Consumerism: The Opportunity for Purpose Driven Brands

The opportunity for purpose-driven brands View More>

Feb 27, 2020 | In the Media
The Decade Ahead for Non-Profits: Great Pressure, Transformation and Big Impact on Talent

From new tax laws to the #MeToo movement, to climate change, non-profits will face tough challenges over the next 10 years, forcing them to rethink how they operate, says James Abruzzo, of DHR International. In a new report, he offers eight predictions for the sector and the impact each will have on talent. View More>

Feb 27, 2020 | Video & Audio
The Evolving Healthcare Industry

In an ever-evolving industry, what is the healthcare of tomorrow? Managing Partner Joan Gee shares her perspective. View More>

Feb 18, 2020 | In the Media
DHR International Assists Michigan State in Head Football Coach Search

Glenn Sugiyama, managing partner and global sports practice leader at DHR International, has placed Mel Tucker as the head football coach for Michigan State University. Mr. Tucker is a 23-year coaching veteran with championship experience. He replaces Mark Dantonio who recently stepped down after 13 seasons with the Spartans. The school paid DHR $100,000 for its services. View More>

Feb 18, 2020 | Video & Audio
Diversity in Leadership

The need for and benefits of diversity in leadership should never be underestimated. Jeanne Branthover explains. View More>

Feb 18, 2020 | In the Media | MLive
Michigan State pays $100,000 for search firm in hiring Mel Tucker

It took Michigan State less than two weeks to find a new football coach. The process included the use of a search firm, which cost the university $100,000. View More>

Feb 11, 2020 | Press Releases
Sprenkle Joins DHR Elevate as Partner

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce Lisa Sprenkle Jones has joined Elevate Partners, our advisory services line of business, as Partner in the firm’s Chicago office. View More>

Feb 10, 2020 | Press Releases
The51 Awards Searches to DHR International

Global Executive Search firm DHR International is pleased to announce they have been awarded the Head of Community and Investment Manager searches for The51. This search will be led by Calgary based Partners Shahauna Siddiqui and Sarah Hawitt. View More>

Feb 10, 2020 | Video & Audio
Asia Life Sciences Trend Piece

Caroline Edwards, Helen Park and Supriya Dikshit on trends - from pharma to medical devices and diagnostics - in life sciences. View More>

Jan 21, 2020 | In the Media | Bloomberg
Too Big to Retire? Wall Street CEOs Keep Next Generation Waiting

Jamie Dimon just led JPMorgan Chase & Co. to the best year of any U.S. financial institution in history. Brian Moynihan steered Bank of America Corp. from the brink of ruin to years of profitability. With James Gorman at Morgan Stanley and Michael Corbat at Citigroup Inc., hard times have faded in memory. View More>

Jan 18, 2020 | Video & Audio
Dan Hall on Digital Transformation

Daniel Hall, Managing Partner in our London office, discusses the demand for executives and leadership teams that can understand, implement, and drive digital transformation. View More>