IIC Partners is a leading provider of executive search and leadership consulting services. Our expert consultants, connected across 40 offices worldwide, partner with senior executives and board directors to transform businesses and solve complex leadership challenges.

Established over 35 years ago, we work with all types of organizations, including global corporations, family businesses, academic institutions, non-profits, and emerging businesses. We utilize a blend of cutting-edge research processes and innovative assessment tools to identify, recruit and develop top executive talent.

450 consultants. One global team.
Photo from the IIC Partners global conference in Toronto

Managing Partners attend global meetings to discuss the latest trends in talent management and collaborate on cross-border business development. 

IIC Partners is a partnership of independent executive search and leadership consulting firms led by an elected board of directors.

Our thriving network of 450 consultants operates as one team, collaborating closely on cross-border search assignments, exchanging industry knowledge and sharing best practices.

The independence of our firms allows us to design bespoke talent solutions tailored to your unique culture, organization structure and market position.

Building an inclusive and sustainable future.

We are deeply embedded and extensively networked in our local markets. We use our expertise in designing human capital solutions to match the right leaders to the right opportunities. Underlying our approach is a strong commitment to diverse, equitable and inclusive hiring practices.

As the world changes, so do the way leaders operate and grow their businesses. At IIC Partners, we understand what it takes to create a dynamic world-class team that thrives today while seizing the opportunities of tomorrow.

Our Expertise


Executive Director
Christine Hayward
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Board Chair
Charlotte Eblinger-Mitterlechner
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Global Offices

We are a trusted global network of 40 offices and 450 consultants renowned for our advanced human capital expertise and 35+ years of transformative work.

Transforming Leadership Worldwide

IIC Partners is Expanding

IIC Partners is an international partnership of independently owned and managed executive search firms. We are growing and expanding to new markets. If your search firm is looking for a global network, arrange a call with our executive leadership team.