Pedersen & Partners opens office in Italy, names Bruno Pastore as Country Manager


November 5th, 2018 – Milan, Italy – Pedersen & Partners, the leading international Executive Search firm, is proud to announce the opening of its first Italian office in Milan with Bruno Pastore as Country Manager.

Pastore can boast fifteen years of Executive Search experience in Italy. Since 2010 he has been a Partner in the international Executive Search network Amrop, focusing on mandates within the Financial Services, Industrial and Technology sectors. He previously worked in Private Equity at 3i Europe, and in technology at IBM. Pastore has conducted numerous senior level executive search mandates for Private Equity owned companies and has helped many clients develop management resources for leading digital transformation.

Poul Pedersen, Managing Partner: “Following the opening of our offices in Switzerland, Norway and Malaysia earlier in 2018, I am pleased to announce that Pedersen & Partners is now expanding to Italy, and that Bruno will lead our Italian business. We will now be able to serve our global clients in Italy.”


Bruno Pastore, Country Manager for Italy: “At Pedersen & Partners, we pride ourselves on our high standards and principles. Our solid client portfolio attests to our expertise and competence in building and maintaining long-term trustful relationships and partnerships. Pedersen & Partners provides a high level of global integration with a single P&L, and this really benefits our clients. I look forward to meeting and satisfying the local and international needs of our Italian clients.”

Alberto Bocchieri, Partner, Co-Head of Iberia & Latin America and Head of the recently launched Board Services Practice Group: “As a Partner and an Italian national, I am particularly proud that our firm has now entered Italy. For many years, we have sourced leaders for the international operations of Italian firms, and we are delighted that we can now serve them from our Milan office. With Bruno at the helm, we look forward to deploying the potential of the Italian market in full.”

The Pedersen & Partners Milan Office is located at:
Via Camperio, 9
20123 Milan, Italy
Tel + 39 02 30322 480
Fax + 39 02 30322 481

Pedersen & Partners is a leading international Executive Search firm. We operate 57 wholly owned offices in 53 countries across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia & the Americas. Our values Trust, Relationship and Professionalism apply to our interaction with clients as well as executives.

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