We are experts in the global search and selection industry - we work with professional and managerial talent worldwide. Every day, we help businesses all around the world to find the talent that they need in order to drive their growth, profits and long-term success.
Utilising an extensive international network to carry out cross border work allows us to bring a truly unique approach to the recruitment sector. We do this with 1000 experts from more than 120 offices, spanning over 30 countries globally.
Over the past 24 years, we have worked with over 60,000 clients making over 100,000 placements. We have continuously improved and refined our internal processes, training and methodologies in order to reflect the business needs of our clients, and market changes in general. We firmly believe that our deep market expertise can benefit organisations that seek a knowledgeable and professional business partner, with scale and global reach.
We share information, knowledge and experience for the benefit of our colleagues, clients and candidates – and we do this better than anyone in the world.
Our office is specialised in metal production and processing, manufacturing & supply chain, automotive & parts, additive manufacturing and powder metallurgy for which we provide the requirements of companies for board members, executive management, general management, sales and technical management.
Dr Bernd Thommes graduated in mechanical engineering from the University of Applied Science in Konstanz, Germany. He holds a Mechanical Engineering Degree and a Bachelor Degree from Coventry University, UK. Dr. Thommes conducted his mechanical engineering thesis at the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India. He holds MBA degree from the École des Ponts Business School, France as well as Doctorate from the University of Gloucestershire, UK, which investigates the relationship between company performance and human behaviour.
He worked in different engineering positions in Germany, France, the USA and South Korea. Dr Thommes held in several C-Level management positions in multinational corporations in the field of metal production and processing, manufacturing & Supply chain, automotive & parts, additive manufacturing and powder metallurgy and headed organizations in the USA, the UK, India, Sweden and Germany.
His 15 year international background and deep operational experience in the of strategy, leadership, business improvement, lean management, greenfield start-ups, crisis management gives him a unique background and can support YOUR organization to find the talent for achieving its full potential.
I cannot only help YOU to find talent locally but provide help for subsidiaries in 30 countries, but I will be YOUR point of contact within your international recruitment process