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RUUD Executive announces partnership with IESF

RUUD Executive is excited to announce that from 07/10/21, RUUD Executive has become a Partner of IESF – International Executive Search Federation.

RUUD Executive is excited to announce our partnership with the International Executive Search Federation (IESF). Operating since 2002, IESF is one of the world’s most recognized international executive search groups. With 50 offices across 22 countries, RUUD Executive is proud to serve as the Norwegian partner for the association. Recognized as a quality provider of Executive Search & Services, RUUD Executive has a proven track record of successful assignments across Norway. RUUD Executive`s selection as Norway´s representative for IESF came after a lengthy vetting process led by our Management & Board. “This partnership speaks to RUUD Executive’s expertise in building relationships not only across the country, but internationally. We are excited about this new partnership and grateful for the opportunity. Our clients and candidates will be offered premium local and global knowledge and expertise across three continents, says Tor-Egil Ruud, our Managing Partner.

More about IESF:

IESF (International Executive Search Federation) was founded in 2002 by partners in Asia and Europe and is one of the world’s most recognized international executive search groups/associations. With 50 offices across 22 countries, it is a growing global executive search group, unhindered by corporate restrictions and rigidity, that are focused on clients’ growing needs for executive and senior leader talent.

IESF has rapidly expanded around the globe as our clients demand for executive search services in new markets and industries grew. The IESF is a people-centric enterprise with global influence while providing in-country search expertise.

With 22 Partner firms, the IESF consists of a group of carefully selected and vetted executive search firms from the Americas, Africa, Asia-PAC, and EMEA who work together to offer enhanced cross-border search capabilities on behalf of clients around the globe. Known globally as “The Local Experts” because we understand regional markets and their specific needs when it comes to executive recruitment. We offer a fully customized, local approach to search projects, based on culture, regional economics and the local candidate marketplace. We never seek to impose a “one-size-fits-all" solution.

IESF’s success is built on a strong foundation of trust across cultures, values and principles with a strategic roadmap and dedicated member firms driven to deliver leaders across the globe for their clients. We have forged strong relations with partners in all member nations through regular regional meetings and practice groups built around vertical and geographic markets. We know our partners personally and understand their businesses and executive search strategies.

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