Gautier Vasseur is a Partner and has been with the firm since 2003. Mr. Vasseur is the head of Greater China, Russia and CIS in charge of developing Pedersen & Partners’ expanding presence in these regions. Mr. Vasseur is a multicultural, Executive Search professional, having worked in Prague, Almaty, Moscow and now based in Shanghai. Mr. Vasseur has completed hundreds of international assignments for Senior, Board and Supervisory Board level recruitments across all sectors for clients in Asia, Europe, Russia, CIS, Middle East, India and America. He also contributes articles on various topics, and has spoken at numerous conferences, on recruitment and leadership issues related to the Emerging Markets.
Mr. Vasseur has lived in more than 10 countries; he holds an MBA from the Graduate Business School of Chambery and graduated as a Specialised Master in Inter-Cultural Management from EMLyon. In addition to his native French, he speaks fluent English and is able to communicate in German, Russian, Czech, and knows some basics of Mandarin.