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Cornerstone’s member offices are owner-managed, regional leaders and share best practices worldwide. As a retained executive search firm, this means not just sourcing the best person but getting him or her contributing to your success in the shortest time.
But it’s not just speed. Hiring someone who looks superbly qualified doesn’t always stay that way.
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.
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
Meg Bradt is Founder and Principal of Simetra Executive Search Partners, Cornerstone International Group’s member office in New York City
For more than a decade she has focused her executive search practice on the corporate finance and strategic ge
An international expert on leadership in the performing arts and music business, Mary Carlson has placed CEOs and artistic directors at major arts organizations from Sydney to New York and most places in between.
John Lawler is a Partner in Simetra Executive Search Partners, the member office of Cornerstone International Group in New York City.
Ralf Knegtmans is managing partner, statutory director and co-owner of De Vroedt & Thierry, Cornerstone International Group’s member firm in Amsterdam. His specialty is high-end executive searches in both the public and private sector.
Lina has 10 years of experience as an Executive Search Consultant.
Diane Fennig brings more than 25 years of career development and management experience, working in association with universities and higher education systems in three states, She has done extensive work in career and student development throughout he
Craig Eggleton, Senior Consultant with The Human Capital Group, brings deep insights from lessons learned in progressive senior management roles for a Fortune 50 private corporation.
Nancy Reece is a Senior Consultant with The Human Capital Group and specializes in developing leaders and teams that gain competitive advantage and deliver sustainable business results
She intuitively knows how to challenge people to make a powerful
Bruce Lane is a seasoned business executive with 25+ years of experience in Human Capital Management.
Steve Hayes is the Senior Partner and Founder of The Human Capital Group. He has 20+ years of broad-based, multi-industry, and global experience as a human resources executive.
Dominic is Managing Partner of the Hong Kong and Shanghai offices, and a seasoned business executive in the human capital sector.
His area of executive search expertise is from the Managerial to CEO and Non-Executive Board Member levels.
Pat Atkinson is Partner at ECS Partners International and Executive Consultant, based in Miami, FL and specialized in the Financial Services and Insurance industries.
Cynthia Harrison Barbera is a Senior Consultant with Cornerstone Vancouver, covering San Francisco and the US west coast in addition to Vancouver.
Anne brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Cornerstone Atlanta, heading up a new practice specializing in recruiting for community colleges.
Gustavo Sintes is Partner at ECS Partners International and Managing Director ECS Colombia. He is a seasoned professional with more than 30 years of experience in the Financial Services industry.
Christine Gao is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) with the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and Director of Cornerstone Executive Coaching in China, located in Beijing.
Geraldine is Founding Partner of DuTilly & Consultores, Cornerstone International Group’s member firm in Mexico City. Previously, she worked for 12 years with Russell Reynolds Associates in Mexico City as Executive Director.
Carol Safran is a Partner at Cornerstone’s member office in Miami and Managing Director of Global Talent Research.
Yolanda is a native Chengdu, China and began her executive search career as researcher and consultant at Vastea, Bó Lè Associates & ManGo Associates as a Consultant.
Sunny has 18+ years of experience in IT of which 15 years
in IBM & she focuses on searching for talents in ICT, Auto, and the Heavy Machinery industry throughout Central China
As office head of Wuhan, she manages a team of consultants and provide
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