Ethical Executive Search
Society places diverse and effective change-makers into responsible businesses and purpose-driven organisations around the world
We exist to effect positive change in the world.
Our goal is a future that’s sustainable, peaceful, and inclusive, and with social justice for all. We try to bring that about through placing exceptional people into meaningful roles within good organisations, where they can truly make an impact.
Society has an exceptional track record of promoting Diversity Equity and Inclusion and delivering high levels of client satisfaction
- 56 %
- Female appointments
- 31 %
- People of the Global Majority appointments
- Net Promoter Score
- 56 %
- Income from repeat clients
From our offices in the UK, the USA, and New Zealand, we handle searches for clients based all over the world.
President, Heifer International
Little Rock, USA
A global and cross-sector search looking for culturally-astute leaders of large, complex, international organisations. The appointed candidate was a Singaporean non-profit CEO based in Chicago.
Dean of the School of Fashion and Textiles, RMIT
One of the three important Head of School searches we handled for RMIT at the same time. The appointed candidate was a Professor at Queensland University of Technology.
Head of School, Aga Khan Academy Mombasa
A gloabl search for established school leaders with deep knowledge of the International Baccalaureate. The appointed candidate was a Canadian Headteacher with experience of school leadership in Eritrea, Thailand, Syria, and Morocco.
Chief Executive, Primary Care International
A complex search focusing on candidates with experience of transforming of primary healthcare systems in the Global South. The appointed candidate was a Kenyan public health leader based in the UK.
Director of Commercial Strategy, Mandarin Oriental
A wide-ranging search for individuaks with experience of relaunching iconic properties and knowledge of the feeder markets for the UAE. The appointed candidate was overseeing a cluster of IHG Hotels in Vietnam.
NewsMeasuring, reducing and removing Society’s carbon footprintMeasuring, reducing and removing Society’s carbon footprint
Our firm is committed to collective and immediate action to halt and reverse the current climate trajectory and to build an inclusive, equitable, and regenerative economic system.
NewsChange of leadership at SocietyChange of leadership at Society
Tanya Stevens steps up as Chief Executive Officer, succeeding Society’s founder, Simon Lucas, who remains with the firm to focus on client work.
AppointmentArcher Hotel Capital B.V appoints new Development Manager, Capital ExpendituresSam Laidler joins Archer Hotel Capital B.V as a Development Manager, Capital ExpendituresArcher Hotel Capital B.V appoints new Development Manager, Capital Expenditures
AppointmentRoyal Star & Garter appoints new Finance Governor to their boardRoyal Star & Garter appoints new Finance Governor to their board
Asoka Karandawala joins the Board of Royal Star & Garter as their new Finance Governor.
AppointmentUniversity of Southampton hires new Head of Southampton Education SchoolUniversity of Southampton hires new Head of Southampton Education School
Professor Chris Brown has been appointed as Head of Southampton Education School
AppointmentDirector of Operations announced at the Global Schools ForumGlobal Schools Forum appoints Director of Operations to support growth
Philippa Frankl named as Director of Operations at the Global Schools Forum
AppointmentGLAAD appoints a new Vice President of Marketing.Raymond Dooley was the successful candidate to become GLAAD’s first Vice President of Marketing.GLAAD appoints a new Vice President of Marketing.