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28.12.11

The Financial Times of Germany has named 2011’s top 25 businesswomen in Germany. Supported by Amrop Delta, the 4th annual list of influential female leaders is comprised of executives from companies and organizations with headquarters or a major subsidiary in Germany.

Since different positions and industries are difficult to compare, the jury this year presented awards in six different categories. The jury is composed of six top German female executives, among them Sabine von Anhalt, a Managing Partner of Amrop Delta in Berlin.

21.12.11

Brussels

Amrop expands its global team of Context Driven executive search professionals with the addition of six new Partners.

Peter Gomez joins Amrop Battalia Winston as a Partner in Chicago Susan Medina joins Amrop Battalia Winston as a Partner in Chicago Mandeep Grewal joins Amrop Knightsbridge as a Partner in Toronto Alan Witherden joins Amrop South Africa as a Partner in Johannesburg Daniel Lau joins Amrop China as a Partner in Shanghai Claire Jouffroy joins Amrop RTA as a Partner in Paris

20.12.11

Amrop Seeliger y Conde has been named 2011’s Best Spanish Company in the United States by the Spanish-American Chamber of Commerce. The award has previously been presented to companies such as Banco Sabadell, Banco Santander and Telefonica.

In his acceptance speech to 350 executives of Spanish companies with operations in the United States, Luis Conde, Chairman of the firm, made a plea for optimism during turbulent times. This is a familiar appeal from the businessman who founded the firm in pre-Olympics Barcelona in 1990, along with Sixte Cambra and Gerardo Seeliger.

05.12.11

On November 28th, Seeliger y Conde Group (Amrop Seeliger y Conde) held the third annual Seeliger y Conde Awards for Young Talent ceremony. The prestigious awards are granted to Spain’s most outstanding executives under the age of 40. The event took place at the Palacio de Congresos de Catalunya, and the awards ceremony was presided over by His Royal Highness the Prince of Asturias, Felipe de Borbón.

02.12.11

David Young, Managing Partner, Amrop Kohlmann & Young in Budapest, was recently re-elected First Vice President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hungary for a period of two years. The AmCham in Hungary is one of the largest chambers in the country and actively lobbies the government on important business issues. David has been a member of the AmCham for 20 years and has previously served on the Board on several occasions.

11.10.11

Barcelona

Luis Conde, founding member and partner at Seeliger y Conde Group (Amrop Seeliger y Conde), was awarded the Key of Barcelona on October 6th, 2011, in recognition of his contributions in promoting the city throughout the world.

The ceremony brought together a broad representation of Catalan civil society including the Mayor of Barcelona.

In his speech, Luis Conde emphasized the potential of Barcelona to face the current crisis. He appealed to all citizens to overcome the discouragement caused by the economic recession and regain optimism in their future....

22.09.11

Brussels

Amrop expands its global team of Context Driven executive search professionals with the addition of six new Consultants.

11.09.11

Katalin Indra Hollai, a Partner at Amrop Kohlmann & Young in Hungary, has recently been elected as a Member of the Board of the Hungarian-French Chamber of Commerce & Industry in Budapest.

She is an active member of the Board and is in charge of the HR Professionals club, organized for HR Managers of the member companies of the Chamber. Katalin is also involved in the efforts of the Chamber to bring together education and the needs of companies, especially for joint French-Hungarian higher education programmes taught in French.

01.09.11

Preety Kumar (New Delhi) was recently appointed to the Board of The Energy & Resources Institute (TERI) of India. TERI is a Nobel prize-winning organization investigating solutions to global problems in the fields of energy, environment and patterns of development. Preety has also been nominated as the Chairperson of the Task Force on Boards & Corporate Governance of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI), India’s foremost industry association.

07.07.11

Brussels

Amrop recently welcomed 135 Partners from around the world at its annual General Assembly and World Conference in Istanbul, Turkey. With the theme ‘Amrop 2020’, Amrop’s senior consultants discussed long-term strategy and growth, as well as the changing landscape of the executive search industry. The annual meeting is an important venue for cooperation and the exchange of ideas across the 55-country global network of firms.

Amrop also honored its top performers with the annual Amrop Awards, distributed during a gala evening event in Istanbul.

02.06.11

Brussels, Belgium

Amrop announces the addition of eight new Consultants to its global network of Context Driven executive search professionals.

25.05.11

Lisbon, Portugal Bogota, Colombia

Amrop’s Chairman, Ulrich Dade, was interviewed recently in Expresso, Portugal’s most important business weekly, on the importance of international experience and global profiles when recruiting management teams. In particular, Mr. Dade highlighted commented that, “Companies gain in having more women and people of several nationalities in their administration,” and that young people starting their careers should “seek for international experience at the earliest stage possible and choose a world-class company.”

19.05.11

Amrop recently held its first Latam regional conference in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Attended by Partners representing Amrop’s extensive presence in the region, meetings focused on strategic discussions around Amrop’s regional service offerings, and included keynote speakers from leading clients of Amrop in the region.

19.04.11

For the first time in the Philippines, an Association of Professional Executive Search Professionals (PAESPI) has been formed under the leadership of Amrop.

05.04.11

Brussels and Duusseldorf

Amrop is pleased to release Automotive Landscape 2025, conducted in partnership with Roland Berger Strategy Consultants, outlining the trends, challenges and opportunities for the global automotive industry over the next fifteen years.

17.03.11

Amrop’s newest member firm recently celebrated its partnership in the global network with a conference attended by 130 business executives from across the country.

The new partnership brings to the Romanian market a unique combination of the resources and global expertise of the Amrop network, as well as the deep understanding of the local business context of the Romanian partners. The Romanian Amrop team members are Oana Ciornei, Managing Partner, Marius Precu, Senior Client Partner and Iulia Pietruschevici Radau, Senior Client Partner.

14.03.11

The Association of Executive Search Consultants (AESC) presented the Gardner W. Heidrick Award to Luiz Carlos Cabrera, Managing Partner, Amrop Panelli Motta Cabrera, on March 9th during the AESC 2011 Americas Conference in New York City.

The AESC’s Gardner W. Heidrick Award is presented annually to an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the executive search consulting profession. Ulrich Dade, Chairman of Amrop, presented the 2011 award to Luiz Cabrera, a founding partner of Amrop Panelli Motta Cabrera in Brazil.

11.03.11

Amrop Seeliger y Conde in Mexico is pleased to announce the appointment of Felipe Rivelles as Managing Partner of the firm.

Based in Mexico City, Felipe is a seasoned Sales & Marketing executive with 21 years of experience in key positions at Johnson & Johnson, Kellogg’s, Sara Lee Apparel, Campbell’s and other multinational consumer products companies.

01.03.11

Amrop is pleased to announce the addition of eight new Partners to its global network of Context Driven executive search consultants.

01.02.11

Amrop is pleased to announce the opening of a new office in Panama, expanding the organization’s presence to fourteen offices in Latin America.