We developed the interim management concept and continue to expand this market. Our strong, validated cadre of interim managers helps our clients to transform their businesses.
We work closely with our clients to understand the interim leadership profiles that will most effectively deliver their required business outcomes.
We place interim managers to help clients with strategic needs and resourcing issues such as:
We know the interim management talent pool better than anyone else in the market because we monitor our interim managers through their assignments and discuss business trends between engagements.
Boyden is unusual in our industry in providing truly integrated executive search and interim management capabilities. This synergy works extremely well for our executive search clients who need an interim manager until the right leader can be found or released from their current role. It is also highly valuable for interim management clients. We combine our understanding of their needs with insight from the interim manager to find the right long-term executive.
Once engaged, we work with our client to define required business outcomes, key competencies for the interim manager profile, performance metrics and other deliverables.
We can source and engage the right interim manager quickly and efficiently, if necessary within 24 hours of the brief: speed is an essential requirement, given the time sensitive nature of most underlying business needs.
Boyden’s interim managers most in demand are CEOs, CFOs and finance directors, supply chain and operation managers, HR, technology and digital leaders. They have the knowledge, validated experience and gravitas to make an immediate impact and achieve agreed outcomes.
Monitoring their performance is central to our ability to deliver results and we are in regular contact with those on assignment, listening to their insight and anticipating what they need to be successful.
In more complex situations, and where we install teams of managers, we provide project and process management to meet KPIs and ensure success.
The majority of our interim clients are in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands, with a growing number in the United States. We also have clients who engage our interim managers for international assignments, mainly in Europe, with some in Asia/Pacific and the Middle East.
We meet clients' interim needs at different levels within the organisation, and operate primarily at the C-suite and executive levels.
The modern interim manager is much more than someone filling a gap at short notice. While this is often a requirement, the needs of our clients typically involve transforming or at least improving the status quo in the business. We work closely with our executive search colleagues to provide a seamless service and create the right environment into which our clients can hire a long-term successor to an interim manager.
Boyden Interim Management works with PE- and VC-backed businesses, national and international clients including SMEs, Mittelstand firms, Sociétés Anonymes, FTSE100, CAC40 and DAX30 companies.
Boyden partners have the experience, industry access and gravitas to deliver exceptional results. They are search experts, professional advisors and personal mentors.
Bertrand Foujols joined Boyden in 2009 to strengthen the Interim Management Practice in France. He brought with him vast management expertise, with knowledge of the management approaches of various industrial cultures. This, along with experience in restructuring, subsidiary mergers, product launches and human resources, enables Bertrand to serve a broad international client base.
Josef Schuhbauer ist Managing Partner von Boyden Interim Management und seit 2005 im Executive Search und Interim Management tätig. Namhafte, international agierende Unternehmen vertrauen ihm bei der Beurteilung und Auswahl qualifizierter und passgenauer Interim Manager zur Besetzung der oberen Führungsebenen und für den Einsatz in unternehmerischen Sondersituationen.
Simon Gough has had a successful career of 10 years in interim executive search. Clients in the private equity and venture capital markets which are experiencing transformational change programmes and turnarounds turn to Simon when their portfolio companies, particularly at the pre- and post-deal stages, require interim executive talent spanning the C-suite and board of directors.
Norbert Eisenberg berät seit 2006 als Managing Partner von Boyden erfolgreich unsere internationalen Klienten bei der Besetzung von Managementpositionen der obersten Führungsebene, egal ob im Private Equity Besitz, familiengeführt oder börsennotiert. Seine Schwerpunkte sind Automobil- und Zulieferindustrie, Maschinenbau, Finanzdienstleistungen sowie Turnaround- und Restrukturierungsprojekte, Unternehmenskäufe und –Verkäufe.
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