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Agribusiness/Science & Food Processing Search Practice Expanded

Karina Quiroz | 08.11.2018

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The QualiFind Group and our executive search practice - ExeQfind is collaborating with our global colleagues in IRC to expand and add depth to IRC's Global Agribusiness & Agriscience Practice Group. The newly expanded practice group was formally announced at IRC's global conference in Lima, Peru in response to increased demand for both specialist and executive leadership talent globally.  The practice group was expanded by five new search consultants in the Americas, APAC and EMEA.

Patrick Westerburger (IRC Netherlands) will be the Global Practice Leader of the newly expanded team. Warren Carter (IRC USA & Mexico) will be the Americas Practice Leader, Monicca Yan (IRC China & Singapore) has become the new Asia Pacific Practice Leader, and Marco Alemagna (IRC Italy) will continue in his role as EMEA Practice Leader.

Amsterdam-based Patrick Westerburger, Global Practice Leader, is leading the exciting developments within this rapidly growing practice. "We leverage our global footprint to better serve our clients in a more responsive manner. The agricultural sector is facing many challenges that require search expertise that has depth and is positioned to provide talent-driven solutions. The sector is under constant innovation and disruption to meet the growing demand for sustainably produced, healthy and affordable food." 

Warren Carter, Americas Practice Leader stated, "The ag precision and technology sector is providing exciting solutions that promise greater efficiencies and competitive advantages. Clients are increasingly demanding talent that understand and embrace tech-driven solutions and our global partners in IRC expand our reach, relationships, cultural insights and benchmarking capabilities exponentially."

IRC's new Asia Pacific Practice Leader Monicca Yan based in Singapore, concludes: "I am honored to be appointed the APAC Practice Leader for the Agribusiness and Agriscience sector. I have participated in developing this sector in the Asia Pacific region for the past six years. We have developed a successful track record and deep knowledge of key segments operating in the region. We are passionate about supporting the vision and mission of our clients. Supporting them in achieving their objectives contribute to enhancing the well-being of mankind."

Above pictured members of the Global Agribusiness & Agriscience Practice Group attending the annual conference in Lima, Peru. Left to right: Marco Alemagna (Italy), Hamilton Teixeira (Brazil), Warren Carter (USA), Monicca Yan (Singapore), Patrick Westerberger (Netherlands), Grace Abella-Zata (Philippines), Malcolm Duncan (Australia) and Escarlata Loncan (Spain).

About The QualiFind Group

The QualiFind Group was founded in 1999 as a talent acquisition firm that has evolved to provide both professional and specialist-level recruitment as well as executive search services through its retained search practice - ExeQfind. Our search consultants focus on delivering standout managerial and leadership talent to our clients. We have extensive experience supporting multinational organizations in a collaborative manner in such situations as succession planning, organizational turnarounds, expansions, topgrading and startups. We serve client employers from around the world that are operating within the US, Canada and Latin America through our membership in IRC Global Executive Search Partners.

ExeQfind and The QualiFind Group are ranked #31 in Forbes 2018 List of America's Best Executive Search Firms. At #31, we are the highest ranked search firm with focused expertise in the world's most dynamic economic region - the US and Mexico.

Contact Information

USA: Warren Carter, Senior Managing Partner
(619) 921-1795 / wcarter@qualifindgroup.com

MEXICO: Carlos Acosta, Senior Managing Partner
(619) 240-2638 / cacosta@qualifindgroup.com

About IRC Global Executive Search Partners

IRC Global Executive Search Partners is a global alliance of retained executive search firms, united in their commitment to support clients in sourcing and retaining key leadership talent. IRC partners are as culturally and geographically diverse as their clients. Located in 80+ cities on six continents, IRC has the footprint and agility needed to serve multinationals and SMEs with dedication and a personal touch.

IRC search consultants have a track record of more than 30,000 completed assignments for 3,000+ clients in almost every conceivable industry segment and function. Ranked as the world's largest retained executive search alliance in terms of geographical coverage, IRC Global Executive Search Partners embodies the best of both worlds - Globally Connected and Locally Committed.

Contact Information

Stepan Motejzik, IRC Global Alliance Director
Email: stepan.motejzik@ircsearchpartners.com
Phone: + 420 608 102 893
Website: www.ircsearchpartners.com