Read about Amrop's latest happenings, announcements and press releases.


Budapest - Amrop Kohlmann & Young

Amrop Managing Partners David Young and Richard Kohlmann have been named Entrepreneurs of the Year for 2012 by Hungary's National Association of Entrepreneurs and Employers (VOSZ). The award recognizes their efforts in making Amrop one of the leading executive search firms in the country.



Amrop has seen a positive development this year in its Automotive & Industrial practice, bucking the general trend in the sector. Especially outside of Europe, the data basis for the next three years' strategic planning is positive.



Amrop is pleased to announce a partnership with IMD to develop and deliver an executive development program aimed at Amrop Partners and Consultants.



Amrop is pleased to announce its newest partnership in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Parker Executive Search is a successful and highly reputable retained search firm, conducting assignments for a range of clients across a broad spectrum of industries.

Under the leadership of Dan Parker, President, and Laurie Wilder, Executive Vice President and Managing Director, Amrop’s new partner firm brings specific expertise in Executive Search services for clients in the Corporate, Higher Education, Academic Health Sciences & Healthcare, and Sports sectors.



Amrop is pleased to announce its newest office in San Jose, Costa Rica, adding depth and expertise to its Central America business.

Amrop's Costa Rica office becomes the second office in Central America for Amrop’s global network. The generalist firm serves diverse industries in the region, recruiting senior level executives and board members. As added value on every assignment, the firm provides transition coaching to optimize the onboarding process of executives to their new post and company.



Amrop, a global leader in Executive Search with 91 offices in 57 countries, announces its new Board of Directors.

Amrop welcomes Mr. Federico Cuneo (Peru), elected to the global Management Board, and Mr. David Shaw (Canada) appointed as Vice Chair Americas.



Amrop, in cooperation with the Portuguese Association of Human Resources Managers (APG), recently hosted a workshop under the theme of Leadership Assessment, at the Hotel Real Palácio in Lisbon.

Leadership Assessment is an effective tool to help ensure the long-term competitive strength of organizations. It provides a strategic view to an organization's Talent Context — the resources, development needs and capacity to deal with key strategic issues.



Amrop is delighted to announce the opening of its newest office in Luanda, Angola. Under the management of Amrop’s Lisbon partners, the new Angola office is the group’s third in Africa, after South Africa and Morocco.

The opening of this new office comes as a natural consequence of the deep cultural and economic relations between Portugal and Angola, as well as Amrop’s decade-long support of Angolan companies and business people.



Amrop is pleased to announce the addition of three new Partners to its global network of Context Driven Executive Search Consultants:

Alfonso de Goyeneche, Partner - Miami, USA Juanique Liebenberg, Partner – Johannesburg, South Africa Anne Syrrist, Partner - Oslo, Norway


Amrop's Global Life Sciences Practice announces the release of the thought leadership article: 'Are You Ready for the True Physician-Leader?'

As more and more physicians transition to, or within, the corporate world, recent research by Amrop reveals that companies may not always get what’s best. How should life sciences companies recruit and develop leaders who can operate decisively in times when the rules of the game are evolving?



Amrop is pleased to announce the addition of four new Partners & Consultants to its global network of Context Driven executive search professionals.

Stefan Binder, Partner - Zurich Sabine Hansen, Partner - Duesseldorf Lizel van Rooyen, Consultant - Johannesburg Anne Syrrist, Partner - Oslo


BRIC & Europe: European & Emerging Economies Face to Face Rome, 11 May 2012 Sponsored by Amrop Italy

The HRCommunity Academy 2012 meeting in Rome is dedicated to mapping the challenges brought about by the resurgence of BRIC economies. The meeting, 'BRIC & Europe: European & Emerging Economies Face to Face', will propose new economic, social and political views of global changes in management styles and HR strategies.


Amrop is pleased to announce the addition of a new firm in Oslo, Norway. Under the leadership of Harald B. Kringlebotn, Managing Partner, Amrop’s Oslo office focuses on Executive Search, Leadership Assessment and Board Consulting assignments for a wide range of Norwegian and international clients across a broad spectrum of industries.


Amrop is pleased to announce that Luiz Cabrera, Managing Partner, Amrop Panelli Motta Cabrera (Brazil), has been elected to the position of Vice Chair of the AESC’s Americas Council and to the AESC Board of Directors. The AESC recognizes Luiz’s many years of service to the organization and the leadership and support he has provided on both the Americas Council and the Board. In addition to his Amrop and his AESC roles, Luiz is also is a professor at EAESP – FGV as well as at the Brazilian Institute of Corporate Governance (IBGC).