Since 1997, Kilpatrick has been one of the leading firms in defining great leadership – focusing on both emerging and mature markets – in rapidly changing economic conditions, emerging opportunities and challenging business goals.

With more than 70 consultants in 16 offices and serving 42 countries around the globe, we work closely with both public and private corporations and have a special focus on the many family-owned enterprises “ the hidden champions “ to provide board advisory services, CEO and leadership succession planning, executive search and assessment, and leadership development.

The Kilpatrick Community

Our consultants generally stay with the firm for many years. We have deep trust in one another, even if we live and work in different area’s of the world.

We are a fully integrated company, we have no borders, we work seamlessly together enabling us to build authentic long-term personal relationships with (international) clients and candidates.
As a result of this integration all the insights and resources of our entire firm are at every consultant’s reach, so we can bring you much more value to you.

Our vision

Kilpatrick was founded in 1997 with a distinctive vision and organization aimed at achieving two challenging goals: providing exceptional talented leadership to clients in both emerging and mature markets and leading its profession through innovative services creating value for our clients “steering the future “.

As a company, we are:

Smart

All senior consultants have long standing business careers prior to joining Kilpatrick and many of them have post-graduate degrees. Almost all of them are multi-lingual, having worked across the globe –  understanding perfectly the level of our clients challenges – the size of the firm makes decision making quick and all senior consultants are easy approachable – they work hard – they work smart !

Our senior consultants are supported by outstanding research professionals and a proprietary information technology platform “ The Search Experience “ where we share our insights with our clients 24/7.

Working seamlessly “cross border” our teams are able to combine cutting-edge, smart research capabilities with local insights of our worldwide network of senior consultants providing you with outstanding reliable and valuable information.

Professional

Kilpatrick is a professional services firm with an international team, all passionately committed to your success, ethical in all what we do, and detailed in our methods. Doing what is right is always the main focus in our daily challenges.

Personal

We develop meaningful knowledge of your challenges and share our “best practices”, offer you honest feedback, and provide real support ia all stages of the project. We like to nurture long-term relationships with our clients and candidates which allows us to better understand your true needs, so we can be proactive, and stay practically focused on what really serves you best.