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It was a pleasure to work with Ray & Berndtson. We had a couple of very senior positions to be filled, and we achieved a shortlist of good leaders in a short period of time. In addition, the discussions we had to convert the positions along with the options generated made the executive search and onboarding much easier. Ray & Berndtson's personal attention and dedication towards the assignment is greatly appreciated.

Managing partner of a top-tier law firm.

Functional Practices

Board & CEO Services

Ray & Berndtson conducts board searches for corporate directors around the world, serving best of class companies in today's most competitive industries. Distinguished by superior client service, our experienced search teams are committed to helping our clients strengthen their boards by attracting effective and informed business leaders.

As world-class companies gear themselves to meet the global challenges of the 21st century and beyond, they recognize the need to recruit progressive board members who are able to contribute to increased shareholder value and improved corporate governance while exhibiting solid expertise in functional areas such as finance, technology, acquisitions, restructuring and international marketing. In addition, board members are seeing their roles expand as they become more involved in the attraction and retention of the company's executive leadership capital.

For years, Ray & Berndtson has worked successfully with Fortune 50 to venture-funded start-up companies redefining and reshaping the critical function of today's most effective boards. Our search professionals know the executive landscape, understand the challenges and successfully help clients around the world to assemble cohesive, effective boards.

Board & CEO Services – Representative Searches

As the global economy grows, so too does the need for diversified board members who meet the demands of the future. Clients rely on Ray & Berndtson's expertise to fill key director positions for the complex governance issues affecting their organizations.

Recent “Board of Director” assignments closed include:

Designation Assignments
Board of Director for a European company involved in the design and distribution of control programs for machines of all kind
Board of Director for an Electric transmission service to residential, commercial and industrial customers, consisting of generation, purchase, transmission, distribution and sale of electric energy
Board of Director for a Leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of gaming machines and computerized monitoring systems for gaming machines
Board of Director for the Holding company of a group of insurance companies which function as independent profit centers responsible for the geographic area of Middle and Eastern Europe
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Board of Director for a Universal bank which provides a wide range of financial services, with an emphasis on investment banking
Board of Director for one of the world's largest independent distributors of hydraulic and pneumatic products and services and one of the leading textile service companies
Board of Director for a Leading insurance company which provides life insurance, pension welfare, work liability, accident and loan default coverages
Board of Director for a Premier German bank
Board of Director for a Leading global supplier of maritime communication equipment
Board of Director for a Pharmaceutical leader in the field of nutrition and infusion therapy
Board of Director for a Major midwestern US managed health care organization
Board of Director for a Global integration and information services company
Board of Director for a Leading global knowledge company
Board of Director for a Parent of a group of companies involved in producing industrial machinery and equipment
Board of Director for a European recreational vehicle manufacturer
Board of Director for a Major European savings bank
Board of Director for a Global telecommunications business
Board of Director for a Producer, distributor and supplier of electricity; constructs and maintains installations, provides energy consulting services and engages in cable-laying projects
Board of Director for a Distributor of resource management solutions that deliver compelling business results by effectively managing enterprise computing workloads
Board of Director for a Researcher, manufacturer and marketer of clinical products and equipment for patient monitoring
Board of Director for an Advertising sales and marketing services company for yellow pages and other directory products and other press publishing services
Board of Director for a Premier European soccer team

Recent CEO Searches closed include:

Chief Executive Officer for an alliance of architecture, engineering and related professional firms in North America and Europe
Chief Executive Officer for one of the world’s largest privately-owned book publishers
Chief Executive Officer of a regional heavy hauling trucking company
Chief Executive Officer for a consumer goods company
Chief Executive Officer of a Europe-based international brewing company
Chief Executive Officer Mexico for one of the world’s largest retailers
Chief Executive Officer Vice President Finance & Administration for a large Canadian metropolitan transit system
Chief Executive Officer for the developer of a proprietary cold sterilization system
Asian Chief Executive Officer for a world leader in the production of fruit and fruit juices
Chief Executive Officer for a seniors housing association
Chief Executive Officer for a national Aids research organization
Chief Executive Officer for an organization dedicated to helping the visually impaired
Chief Executive Officer of one of the top ten gas distribution companies in North America
Chief Executive Officer of a fully integrated energy exploration, production, transmission, distribution and marketing company
Chief Executive Officer for a $1.8 billion oilfield services and equipment company
Chief Executive Officer of one of the largest municipal distribution utilities in North America
Chief Executive Officer, New Internet Venture for a directory, advertising and publishing company
Chief Executive Officer for a developer of graphics technology to facilitate fast loading, rich media graphics to on-line users
Chief Executive Officer for an on-line superstore for insurance products
Chief Executive Officer of an automated healthcare data capture and process analysis software products company
Chief Executive Officer for an e-fulfillment company involved in applications that make it easy for customers to buy online
Chief Executive Officer of an emerging growth company positioned to capitalize on the personal digital assistants market
Chief Executive Officer for a provider of Internet software and devices for distributed Internet systems
Chief Executive Officer of a U.S. on-line retail bank
Chief Executive Officer Europe for a leader in the security systems and services arena
Chief Executive Officer for a Chilean mine
Chief Executive Officer for a European machinery and equipment company
Chief Executive Officer for a large aviation company in Holland
Chief Executive Officer for a UK £350 million division of FTSE 100 engineering company
Chief Executive Officer for one of the world’s leading companies engaged in lifts, escalators and moving walkways
Chief Executive Officer Japan for a manufacturer of valves, sensors and control systems for gaseous liquids
Chief Executive Officer for a North American distributor of vacuum packaging machines
Chief Executive Officer for a pulp, paper, packaging and lumber products company
Chief Executive Officer of a major industrial products, chemicals and fertilizers company
Chief Executive Officer for a division of one of the world’s largest banks
Chief Executive Officer of one of the world’s largest securities depository
Chief Executive Officer of the South American operations of a multi-bank holding company
Chief Executive Officer for a midsized retail bank
Chief Executive Officer for the financing division of a European-based manufacturer of automobiles, trucks, buses, construction equipment and drive systems
Chief Executive Officer of a U.S. on-line retail bank
Chief Executive Officer for a publicly-traded property and casualty insurance holding company
Chief Executive Officer, Puerto Rico for a comprehensive managed care services organization
Chief Executive Officer-Argentina for a manufacturer and marketer of medical disposables
Chief Operating Officer for a major dental equipment company
CEO for a 1,200 employee hospital
CEO for a large geriatric care facility and home health services organization
Chief Executive Officer for a large aviation company in Holland
Chief Executive Officer of an emerging growth company positioned to capitalize on the personal digital assistants market
Chief Executive Officer; Vice President, Product Development for a provider of Internet software and devices for distributed Internet systems
Chief Executive Officer Europe of a communications services provider which includes voice, data, Internet and international services
Chief Executive Officer for a complete supplier of telecommunications products through the integration of switched, Internet protocol and wireless technologies
Chief Executive Officer for an on-line superstore for insurance products
Chief Executive Officer of an automated healthcare data capture and process analysis software products company
Chief Executive Officer for a developer of graphics technology to facilitate fast loading, rich media graphics to on-line users
Chief Executive Officer for a developer of highly advanced networking systems based on optical technology to improve both data and voice communication over fiber optic networks
Chief Executive Officer for a major IT hardware company
Chief Executive Office for an innovative Silicon Valley startup, outsourcing Internet operations and infrastructure
Chief Executive Officer for an Iberian telecommunications company
Chief Executive Officer for an e-fulfillment company involved in applications that make it easy for customers to buy online
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