WittKieffer is the only global executive search firm focused on providing leadership solutions to organizations devoted to improving the quality of life.
Excellence in Service for 50 Years
WittKieffer understands leadership, people who lead and the impact these individuals have on society. We leverage our experience and insight in strategic partnerships with clients to deliver leadership solutions that transform their organizations, their communities and the world.
Commitment to Partners
WittKieffer provides personalized, high-touch service that is proactive, adaptive and responsive. We are committed to building deep relationships with our partners, and we ensure our clients stay informed and meaningfully involved throughout the search process.
We share the values of the clients we serve, and we believe that we improve the quality of life for our communities and for society in general by strengthening the leadership of cornerstone organizations. We strive to make the world a better place for those who come after us.
No matter the role, we work hard before, during and after a search to ensure our service is aligned with a strong strategic vision for our clients. Leadership is part of a system, and that’s why we believe a deep, holistic understanding of our clients and their organizations is an essential part of our service.
We give candidates careful attention and get to know them well, helping us to identify the right positions for them. As a result, our placements average eight years in their roles. Clients often return to us to find additional leaders who will have a lasting impact on their organizations and the communities they serve.
Technology plays an important role in our efforts to provide a distinctive client and candidate experience. We leverage technologies that support our team members’ abilities and availability to focus on the relational aspects of executive search.
Promoting Diversity and Inclusiveness
WittKieffer believes a culture of diversity and inclusion, where the entire range of human experience is welcomed and celebrated, can strengthen and transform organizations. We strive to model this belief in our work and service to our clients.
WittKieffer believes that a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion is critical to the success of both our firm and our client partners. We support a broad view of diversity and take pride in developing people from diverse backgrounds in our own leadership and employee ranks. Our internal Diversity Council provides meaningful thought leadership and education to the board, senior management team and employees. Our goal is to model excellence in diversity and inclusion for our client partner organizations.
Dedication to Results
WittKieffer is a diverse, global firm that works together as one. Our team members share their knowledge and support one another as they strive to meet client needs while upholding our collective standards of excellence and our values of honesty, integrity and transparency.
We have deep knowledge and insight into markets around the world. Our global reach grants us access to a vast talent pool, enabling us to recruit leaders with the skills, experience, vision and character to fulfill our clients’ missions. We balance our global scope by working closely with each client, leveraging both personal service and global intelligence.
To better serve our clients, we embrace meaningful innovation, utilize new technologies and continue to expand and refine our proprietary database of candidates. In addition, we employ one of the most professional and experienced research and administrative staffs in the executive search industry.
We believe inclusion and diversity are sources of strength and new ideas. We stay on top of the latest trends and changes in the workplace, adapting our research and screening techniques to identify candidates who create work environments that are fair and equitable.
In Good Company
WittKieffer is a proud, long-time member of the Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC), an exclusive association of members vetted to rigorous quality and ethical standards.