Boyden Executive Search

A Brief Boyden History

Since 1946, when Boyden founded the business of international retained executive search, the firm has been delivering The Right Leaders Worldwise.

1946
Sidney Boyden establishes Boyden Associates in Bronxville, NY.

“Most resources are available to all companies. The great variable is the quality of leadership – it determines why some companies fail and others succeed.”
– Sidney Boyden

1961
Offices open in Chicago and Dallas.
1962
Offices open in Atlanta and San Francisco.
1962
First international office opens in Geneva, Switzerland.
1965
Offices established in Los Angeles, Mexico, and Hong Kong.
1966
United Kingdom office opens in London.
1968
Offices open Pittsburgh.
1950 - 1970
Between the 1950’s and 1960’s, Boyden Associates grows rapidly throughout the Americas and across Europe.
1970
First office opened in Spain located in Madrid.
1971
Boyden begins operations in Japan.
1972
Offices open in France and Italy.
1974
Boyden opens first Canadian office in Toronto.
1977
Boyden restructures financial operations to maintain global strategy.
1983
Offices open in Germany.
1985
Boyden introduces a new brand identity.
1986
Offices open in South Korea and in the Nordic region.
1987
Boyden opens first office in India, in Mumbai.
1992
Office opens in Argentina.
1993-94
New corporate identity introduced.
1994
Offices open in the Netherlands and Chile.
1995
Offices open in Switzerland, Russia, Brazil and Shanghai, China.
1996
Boyden turns 50!
1997
Boyden identity updated.
1998
Office opens in Turkey.
1999
Offices open in Middle East and North Africa.
2000
Offices open in Denmark and South Africa.
2006
Boyden refines existing corporate identity.
2011
Trina Gordon named CEO of Boyden World Corporation, becoming the first female CEO of a major global executive search firm.
2015
Office open in East Africa.
2016
Boyden expands in Australia and Russia.
2016
New office opens in Ukraine.
2016
Boyden turns 70 and introduces a completely new brand strategy and corporate identity.

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2017
Boyden doubles team in Sweden.