AESC Approves Milbrandt e.K. Into its Global Membership of Leading Executive Search and Leadership Advisory Firms  

The Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC), the global professional association representing excellence in executive search and leadership advisory solutions, announces the approval of Milbrandt e.K. into its global membership. The firm’s acceptance comes after a rigorous vetting process, including reference checks, site visits, votes by AESC regional councils and commitment to the AESC Code of Professional Practice.  

Headquartered in München, Germany, Milbrandt e.K. is a retained executive search firm specializing in several services including executive search, board consulting and outplacement. Although the organization’s core competence is executive search, the firm has increasingly specialized in leadership advisory services including cultural shaping, executive coaching and career coaching. Milbrandt e.K. assists organizations through cultural – especially digital – change with analyses, workshops, communication measures and individual support at every level. Additionally, the firm helps develop leaders and employees through consulting, coaching, workshops and more. Milbrandt e.K. also works directly with executive talent to enhance their chances at a new challenge internally or externally. 

Founder of the firm, Jens Milbrandt, commented, "M.e.K. is very grateful to join the outstanding network of AESC which is sharing the highest standard in the executive search and leadership consulting profession worldwide. We, as a boutique firm based in Munich, have been working for several years more and more internationally and are looking forward to pooling our strength and sharing the work and responsibility with the leaders of the executive search business globally. We are looking forward to the personal interaction with our executive search colleagues.” 

About AESC  

Since 1959, AESC has set the quality standard for the executive search and leadership advisory profession. AESC Members, ranging in size from large global executive search and leadership advisory firms and networks to regional and boutique firms, represent 16,000+ trusted professionals in 1,200+ offices, spanning 70+ countries. AESC Members are recognized leaders of global executive search and leadership advisory solutions. They leverage their access and expertise to place, find and develop more than 100,000 executives each year in board of directors and C-level positions for the world’s leading organizations of all types and sizes. Dedicated to strengthening leadership worldwide, AESC and its members share a deep commitment to the highest quality standards in executive search and leadership consulting—for the benefit of clients and the profession. We Shape. Connect. Educate. Learn more about us at aesc.org. For AESC’s career service for executive-level candidates, visit BlueSteps at bluesteps.com.