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Achieve More With Cornerstone

Cornerstone’s member offices are owner-managed, regional leaders and share best practices worldwide. This means not just sourcing the best person but getting him or her contributing to your success in the shortest time.

That’s why we say Speed Counts.

But it’s not just speed. Hiring someone who looks superbly qualified doesn’t always stay that way.

So Fit Counts as well, maybe even more.

There’s one more thing that many recruiters overlook. We have to be able to communicate really well with you. If we don’t understand your needs, and if we both don’t understand what is important in candidates, the exercise is doomed.

So, yes, Communication Counts.

There’s more – a lot more. But we wanted to start with the core values that we will bring to the task of finding the best candidate for your opening. Learn More »

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Meet Our Consultants

  • Walter Iacobelli

    Walter graduated in Psychology at the University “La Sapienza” of Rome.

  • Glenn Tibbles

    Glenn Tibbles is Vice President, having joined the Calgary team in 2013, and works in the Executive Search practice area.

  • Sourav Chatterjee

    Sourav is a Vice President with Cornerstone India with a principal focus to build Cornerstone International Group as a preferred provider of Executive Search in India.

  • Swapna Ram

    Swapna has joined Cornerstone India’s New Delhi office as Client Engagement Manager
    She has  eight years of varied experience in the field of Executive Search and Selection.

  • Maya Genova

    Maya Genova is a consultant psychologist with Cornerstone France in Paris, one of four offices of Moreno Consulting.
    Maya is 30 years old, from Bulgaria. At the age of 17, she decided to move to France in order to improve her skills in French.

  • Jacqueline Zhai

    Jacqueline Zhai is the Director of Cornerstone Beijing office.

  • Laurie O'Donnell

    Laurie O’Donnell is the Managing Director and office head of the Cornerstone Beijing office and also Managing Director of the newly opened office in Vancouver, British Columbia.

  • Vanessa Palomino

    Vanessa is Executive Search Director of Cornerstone Lima. She is a senior consultant in executive search.
    Previous Experience
    Vanessa has more than 12 years of experience as a consultant in Executive Search and Management Assessment.

  • Marcos Prospero

    Marcos is Managing Partner of Robert Wong Executive Consulting, Cornerstone’s member office for Brazil located in Sao Paulo.

  • Maria Tereza Garcia Wong

    Tereza is a full partner and executive search consultant at Robert Wong Executive Consulting, Cornerstone’s member office for Brazil located in Sao Paulo.

  • Renato Bagnolesi

    Renato is partner and executive search leader at Robert Wong Executive Consulting, Cornerstone’s member office for Brazil located in Sao Paulo.

  • Juliana Lau

    Juliana Lau is the Senior Consultant of the Cornerstone International Group in Vancouver. A Certified Management Accountant by training, Juliana’s customer-focused approach assists clients to achieve more in talent and corporate solutions.

  • Stephen Grant

    Stephen Grant’s career includes more than 30 years’ experience in the Staffing, Executive Search Industry, Talent Management and Business Services sectors.

  • Carolyn MacDonell

    Having worked as an external consultant and in-house at CEO and Executive Director levels, Carolyn offers a depth of experience, excellent relationship management skill, an ability to see the big picture, and a true focus on delivering the best outco

  • Barbara Danforth

    Barbara Danforth is Senior Vice President of Leadership Initiatives and brings more than 20 years of executive and civic leadership experience to the firm.

  • Rick Taylor

    Frederick E. (Rick) Taylor, President, joined the firm in 1993 and has over three decades of expertise in Human Resources with a focus on talent acquisition. Taylor currently leads the Executive Search practice.

  • Traci Barone

    Traci Barone joined Ratliff & Taylor in 2012 as Accounting/Finance Executive Recruiter. Traci graduated with an Accounting Degree from Cleveland State and began her career in an industry accounting role and later transitioned into recruiting.

  • Lydia Goutas

    Lydia Goutas is a managing partner at Lehner Executive Partners, the Vienna office of Cornerstone International Group, where she leads an international team that serves growing multi-nationals in dynamic industries.

  • Misa Huang

    Misa Huang is a Consultant at the Cornerstone Shanghai office
    Previous Experience
    Specializes in technical and functional head searches of Life Sciences  & Heavy Equipment / Automotives industries, Misa has successfully completed search assignme

  • Yumiko Tang

    Yumiko  Tang is the Retail Sector Project Consultant and a member of the Cornerstone International Group Shanghai office.

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