IIC Partners is an International Global Network of like-minded search firms. We met in London for our global conference. Of the 45 firms approximately 40 were represented in countries crossing all Continents. Per Ardua associates and Curzon Trinitas were the two UK firms hosting this one week event.
Per Ardua hosted its annual Female Leaders Dinner at the Ivy restaurant in the City with a number of high profile female leaders from across the financial services sector – we were lucky to have Gabby Bertin as our guest speaker who led a lively debate on the increasingly important role needed between Government and […]
An excellent dinner was held at the top of the Gherkin with a number of key HR Directors from the Insurance sector. Kim Birnie, Leadership Development Consultant and Executive Coach, facilitated a fascinating debate around how HR Leaders can help their Executives to manage the pace of change facing the industry. Key themes emerged around […]
Reality v aspiration: women in senior roles The poet W.H. Auden once wrote that civilizations should be reassured by “the degree of diversity attained and the degree of unity retained.” The same could be said of boardrooms and executive leadership teams. Today, the importance of boardroom and top tier executive diversity is universally acknowledged. However, […]
This was an opportunity for people to get ‘inside the head of the disrupter’, personified by a global thought leader whose work spans both FinTech investment and digital strategy. It became clear that the world has moved on from incumbents being nervous or cynical about the ability of newcomers to disrupt their business. There is […]