- A real alternative to integrated search companies, as IMD has not one standard imposed top down, "we are stronger because we are starting locally then sharing experience".
- Wholly independent, free from needing to appease shareholders.
- International collaboration – no internal competition or conflict.
- IMD membership is 100% entrepreneurs, business leaders recruiting business leaders. Each member is a leading executive search boutique, broad sector focus on Board/C-Level positions.
- Each owner has an operational role in the company thus has true ‘delivery’ focus.
- Entrepreneurial mindset – innovative, fast, flexible.
- Very open to diversity: About half of ownership of IMD firms is female! Flexible thinking, open to diversity in recruitment.
- No corporate structure, all partners are active locally as corporate structures.
IMD International Search Group is listed in the Top 25 Global Executive Search organizations released by Hunt Scanlon in May 2018 | See ranking HERE