Christian is a leading expert in headhunting, research and assessment. He is a 2nd generation headhunter and as the Founder/ CEO of ESR has been involved in over 3500 semi-search and 700 full-search assignments through ESR "Executive Service". Before launching his research company in 1997, Christian worked as a research associate for two world leading headhunting organizations; A.T. Kearney in Scandinavia and Ward Howell in Los Angeles and Chicago. He is the author of "Secrets of the Executive Search Experts", — the U.S. bestselling book on recruitment.
Christin is a leading expert in research, headhunting and assessment. She is the Managing Director and senior partner since 1998. She has been involved in more than 3500 recruitments of managers, specialists and "board members". Christin is ranked by a leading business magazine as one of the top five female headhunters in the marketplace. Prior to building up ESR with Christian, she worked as a research associate for the world’s leading full-search headhunting firm: Korn Ferry International. Christin has co-authored several books on recruitment and psychology.
We cover domestic and international assignments from our offices in Scandinavia and U.S. Our research team is divided into industry practice groups that work out of Oslo, Stockholm, London, Los Angeles, Houston. Our team has one goal; to turn every stone in order to discreetly identify, approach and screen the best talent at the clients competitors. Our focus is strictly on the top talent not actively looking for a job, who needs to be approached individually. We belive that every recruitment can be successful with the right profile specification and research strategy.