Business & Professional Services

Human capital is at the heart of the services industry — people are its most important asset and are central to every firm’s success. Our clients help their clients meet the challenges of today as well as anticipate the digital, economic, environmental, and political forces that are reshaping the world tomorrow. Essential to this is an unending need to recruit, develop, and retain the very best talent; individuals that can lead and innovate across every industry sector and manage every disruptive theme. Navigating these challenges — and delivering results amid complexity — is why clients value our team. We have extensive experience working with the very finest firms, and with the very finest people, as they build, embed, and evolve their capabilities to meet their clients’ needs.

Expertise

  1. Business Services
  2. Business Process Outsourcing
  3. Strategy & Management Consulting
  4. Human Capital Advisory
  5. M&A & Deal Advisory
  6. Turnaround & Restructuring

Consumer

The colossal growth of social networks and digital has completely upended the consumer experience. Threats of eroding brand loyalty, slowed growth in emerging markets, and an enduring recessionary mindset heighten an already challenging environment. To prevail, understanding and connecting closely with consumers is essential. Consumer players must rethink traditional business models, exploit technology-driven opportunities, and build global scale and efficiency around every part of the value chain. Finding customer-obsessed managers to drive new levels of value and innovation is vital to success.

Expertise

  1. Consumer Products
  2. Digital, Media, & Entertainment
  3. Hospitality & Leisure
  4. Retail & Luxury
  5. Sports

Energy

Now is the next big transition for the energy sector, with decarbonization, decentralization, and digitalization making their mark. Bold climate change goals in addition to evolving sustainability regulations and tremendous demand for clean energy are shifting supply and demand for coal, natural gas, and renewables — and how they are generated, distributed, and used. They are concurrently driving demand for rapid innovation, accelerating the need for reliable, flexible storage solutions, electric vehicles, and renewable infrastructure development as well as advancements in artificial intelligence, the internet of energy, and blockchain. Consequently, companies depend on pioneering leaders who can engineer change for a sustainable and promising future. The team-members in our energy practice look forward to finding yours.

Expertise

  1. Oil & Gas
  2. Renewables
  3. Utilities

Industrial

Today’s industrial businesses realize that a great product, the right footprint, and the most efficient supply chain are not enough. Having the right talent across the management ranks is key to building sustainable competitive advantage in this complex global environment. Our team of industrial industry experts leverage an extensive network and comprehensive set of tools to connect you with winning talent – the versatile, creative, and proven professionals who skillfully navigate rapidly changing dynamics of globalization, emerging markets, mobility, technological innovation, natural resources, and environmental concerns.

Expertise

  1. Aerospace & Defense
  2. Automotive
  3. Building Products
  4. Chemicals & Materials
  5. Engineering, Construction, & Infrastructure
  6. Industrial Goods
  7. Industrial Services
  8. Metals & Mining
  9. Paper & Packaging
  10. Transportation & Logistics

Private Equity

Success in the private equity community is synonymous with value creation, driven by effective strategic planning and delivered through operational excellence. As the industry positions itself for continued growth, talent who can accelerate performance amid expanding expectations for regulatory and operational risk management will be more important than ever. We are private equity specialists who provide a variety of pre- and post-deal services. These range from opportunity origination and people due diligence through to specific industry and company insight; management assessment; and the provision of operating executives and portfolio company talent. Above all, we leverage deep industry insight to connect private equity firms, hedge funds, real estate investment trusts, and venture capital firms with top-tier executives who understand today’s levers for value creation and think strategically about the industry’s emerging concerns. Our expertise spans diverse industries to deliver in-house and portfolio company managers who will help our clients achieve their ultimate goal – a strong return on investment.

Expertise

  1. Bolt-on Acquisition
  2. Carve-out & Divestiture
  3. High Growth Strategy
  4. Initial Public Offering
  5. International Expansion
  6. Turnaround & Restructuring
  7. Privatization
  8. Recapitalization

Social Impact

Social impact organizations, and their boards, face numerous 21st-century challenges: competition for funding, demand for greater transparency, improved efficiency, higher community engagement, and a shortage of talent. To drive sustainable impact, nonprofits require managers who can balance an understanding of philanthropy and social enterprise with the financial acumen and management skills that fuel success in the private sector. We intersect our vast network of nonprofit and cross-industry professionals with our proven delivery model to identify transformational people that help organizations perform and make a meaningful difference.

Expertise

  1. Associations
  2. Culture & Arts
  3. Education
  4. Government
  5. Non-Profit & Philanthropy

The Acertitude Group

Our shared purpose is unleashing human potential. Together, we solve talent needs at all levels of organizations, from the boardroom to the c-suite to middle management teams.

Services

Board, C-level, and senior executive search, assessment, and pre-deal services

Industries

  • Business & Professional Services
  • Consumer
  • Energy
  • Financial Services
  • Healthcare & Life Sciences
  • Industrial
  • Private Equity
  • Social Impact
  • Technology
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Services

Upper and middle management search, assessment, and project recruitment

Industries

  • Business & Professional Services
  • Consumer
  • Energy
  • Industrial
  • Private Equity
  • Social Impact
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Services

Upper and middle management search, assessment, and project recruitment

Industries

  • Technology
  • Healthcare & Life Sciences
  • Private Equity
  • Professional & IT Services
  • Digital Infrastructure
  • Professional & IT Services
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