Hagoort & Partners
Executive Search

Welcome

Partner of
Cees Hagoort

Cees Hagoort

Founder & Managing Partner

Patrick Westerburger

Patrick Westerburger

Managing Partner & President IRC Global Board

Ranked among the world's 5 largest retained executive search firms, IRC Global Executive Search Partners are across Europe, Middle East, the Americas, Africa, Asia and Australia. IRC Global Executive Search Partners has more than 300 accomplished executive search professionals in 80+ offices across 6 continents.

Our Global Partners

Blog

Why China Matters Now, More Than Ever

Chinese firms continue to expand aggressively abroad, competing fiercely with incumbent heavy weights in a growing number of industries. China expert Shaun Rein identifies the key drivers, predominant sectors and human resource implications of unprecedented international growth by state-owned and privately held Chinese corporations in an interview with IRC Institute.

IRC Responds to Growing Demand for Trusted Board Advisors in Emerging Markets

Patrick Westerburger, IRC Netherlands

Outgoing IRC President Patrick Westerburger of IRC Netherlands reflects on the growth of the executive search network under his leadership and analyses the latest industry trends during an interview at the recent IRC Global Conference in Shanghai. Rohan Carr of IRC Australia has been appointed as his successor.

Leadership Beyond Borders at Toys “R” Us

Monika Merz used deft leadership and pragmatic innovation to change the game for Toys “R” Us in Canada, Japan and across the Asia Pacific region. Her story, relayed by IRC Canada President Sylvia MacArthur, tells of the fearless and direct management style that took her across the globe armed with compassion, adaptability and resolve.

About IRC

“The right people can make the difference, drive change, boost business performance and strengthen the organisational culture. When it comes to identifying the right people, raising their interest for our organisation and supporting the selection process, it is Hagoort & Partners with their IRC network who we trust and partner with.”

Read more
Joost Dirkx, Director Human Resources, Forbo Flooring Systems
More Testimonials
Top