2006: K.M.Trust & Partners (www.kmtrust.com) was founded in 2006 as a boutique executive search & leadership consulting firm, with the mission of “Helping companies live their values” for a positive impact in society.
2007: K.M.Trust & Partners became shareholder and started representing the Bucharest office of IIC Partners, one of the world’s 10 global retained executive search organizations with presence on all continents (Rio de Janeiro, Paris, Vienna, New York, Chicago, Milan, London, Stockholm, Copenhagen, Cape town, Dubai, Oslo, Helsinki, Madrid, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Sydney, etc.) With its experienced team in these major cities, it has achieved a clear leadership in executive search globally. www.iicpartners.com
International Recognition of Quality:
2009: K.M.Trust & Partners was audited by and after that became a member of Association of Executive Search Consultants (The global authority in Quality Audit in Executive Search) being the first independent firm of Romanian origin entering this global professional body. www.aesc.org
Our Managing Partner was nominated and elected member in AESC’s European Council until 2013.
Expanding activity & Diversifying:
2009: following increased clients’ demand, K.M.Trust & Partners founded a separate entity, Key to Success (Key2Success or K2S) ** to handle the future executives and other key recruitments (retained as well). www.key2success.ro
2010: In K.M.Trust, 2 more business lines were initiated following increased demands in transition management or onboarding services: Executive Coaching & Leadership Development Programs for executive teams and successors.
2018: A new business line is born – Open Executive Development Programs in co-delivery with renowned faculty and business specialists from top international business schools (Harvard Business School, Singularity University, LHC/Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne, etc) and corporations (i.e google, etc)
Our firm’s reputation for being a leading firm in terms of quality and market share rests on unique strengths and capabilities on the Romanian executive search and leadership development industry: the partners are deeply involved in each assignment and invest a significant amount of time to ensure process and result quality.