WittKieffer Announces LeaderVerse: Market-Leading Leadership Assessment, Onboarding and Development Services

Data-driven methodologies merge art and science to reduce uncertainty and risk during executive selection and leadership development

Oak Brook, Illinois – March 4, 2020 – Leading global executive search firm WittKieffer today announced the launch of LeaderVerse, a suite of services and solutions combining market-leading executive assessment tools with enhanced leadership consulting capabilities. In collaboration with international leadership evaluation and consulting firm CMA, LeaderVerse will offer WittKieffer clients innovative tools, proven methodologies and data-driven analysis of candidates to aid the pre- and post-hire phases of an executive search.

WittKieffer, dedicated exclusively to organizations that improve the quality of life in healthcare, education, the life sciences and the not-for-profit sector, is committed to supporting an exceptionally comprehensive evaluation and leadership selection process, one that mitigates risks, improves decision-making and provides an essential foundation for a selected executive’s on-the-job success. LeaderVerse brings together the expertise of seasoned WittKieffer consultants, offering deep insight on individuals and organizations, with the objective, data-driven knowledge and interpretation of CMA staff psychologists. Together, they will deliver the following offerings:

  • Executive Assessment with Onboarding
  • Executive Onboarding Premium
  • Executive Coaching
  • Succession Planning

“WittKieffer has a strong tradition of process improvement and developing best practices. We are continually looking for ways to advance as a firm in how we serve clients and support executives across the industries we serve,” said Andrew Chastain, WittKieffer President and CEO. “This culture is the foundation on which LeaderVerse is built. Our commitment is to ensure that LeaderVerse brings our clients powerful data and insights by which they can make smart, informed decisions on leadership selection, onboarding, coaching and succession.”

Based in St. Louis, CMA boasts 20 licensed, Ph.D. psychologists and an array of best-in-class leadership assessment tools and methodologies to support its broad international clientele. “We are thrilled to collaborate with WittKieffer,” said Terence Bostic, Ph.D., of CMA. “Both of our firms are leaders in their fields and boast cultures of excellence and client service. WittKieffer’s LeaderVerse services will leverage the insight of CMA’s experts to greatly enhance the executive hiring process, and also to support the long-term success of countless leaders and their organizations.”