• 2001
  • 2005
  • 2008
  • 2011
  • 2014
  • 2016
  • 2018
  • 2020


Visionary Inception

Established on January 1st, 2001 in Prague and Warsaw, Pedersen & Partners is currently one of the fastest growing Executive Search firms in the world.

Inaugurated fully owned subsidiaries across CEE: Budapest, Moscow*, Bucharest, Bratislava, Zagreb, Riga, Istanbul and Vienna.


Strategic Expansion

Continued expansion across Central & Eastern Europe and established strategic on-the-ground presence in: Sofia, Vilnius, Tallinn, Kyiv, St. Petersburg*, Athens, Belgrade, Tirana, Ljubljana, Chisinau, Tel-Aviv, Almaty, Toronto, Tbilisi, and Nicosia.


Crossing the European Boundaries

Consolidated the European footprint and inaugurated offices in: Munich, Dubai, Johannesburg, New Delhi, Lagos, and Cairo.


Bridging East with West

Expanded into new markets: Riyadh, Mumbai, London, Madrid, Bogota, Shanghai, Jakarta, São Paulo, Nairobi, Paris, and Lima.


Celebrating Ascent

Marked the 50th office opening in Kenya and consolidated our position with further openings in: Singapore, Bangkok, and Hong Kong.


Global Player

Upon opening our first U.S. office, our worldwide team comprises over 50 nationalities across 54 offices, covering five continents and speaking over 40 languages, thus cementing our place in the industry as a true global player.


Access to the best leadership talent across emerging and developing markets

Added teams in Amsterdam, Zurich, Kuala Lumpur, and Milan, which further strengthens our global presence in local markets.


One World. One Team. Leaders in Emerging Talent

Successfully launched our revamped Global Practice Groups which enable us to ensure that on each and every engagement our clients are receiving the Industry, Domain, and Geographic expertise necessary to drive tangible value as part of the Executive Search process and implementing the "Best Team Forward" approach across all geographies.