Americas Boutique and Independent Firm Forum

September 24, 2015 | New York, New York

The Forum provides an opportunity for AESC member consultants from small, boutique, and network firms to discuss what's currently happening in the search and leadership consulting industry and how business is changing to meet new demands. This year's forum will be chaired by Jose J. Ruiz, Chief Executive Officer of Alder Koten, and the format will emphasize best practice exchange and more time for facilitated roundtable discussions on market conditions; firm management and tools; and client relationships and execution.

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  • Jose J. Ruiz

    Chief Executive Officer, Alder Koten


Discussion Leaders


  • CareerSmith, Chief Operating Officer

  • Eileen Finn & Associates, President

  • Charles Aris, Inc., President & Chief Operating Officer

  • Diversified Search, Managing Director