Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search firm with 56 wholly owned offices in 52 countries, is pleased to announce that Nicolas Durand has joined the Prague team as Principal.
Mr. Durand’s experience covers some 20 years of managerial roles in sectors such as Retail, FMCG and Production. Over the course of his career, Mr. Durand has acted in multiple positions and countries, such as General Quality Manager for Carrefour S.A. in Seoul, South Korea, Country Chief Executive for the globally integrated health science consulting company SPRIM Korea, and Sales & Marketing Director for a sturgeon caviar company in France. Before joining Pedersen & Partners, Mr. Durand served within Bureau Veritas in South Korea, France, Russia, CIS and across other countries in Asia and Europe, where his responsibilities covered P&L management, business revamping, regulatory compliance, food hygiene, safety & quality management, process efficiency LEAN management, as well as project management, M&A and post-acquisition integration.
“Joining the global Pedersen & Partners team naturally makes sense within my career path, as it will enable me apply my broad sectorial and managerial expertise in the service of recruiting top professional candidates and implementing effective leadership solutions for our clients,” affirmed Nicolas Durand, Principal at Pedersen & Partners.
“Mr Durand’s two decades of leadership experience across a variety of markets and business sectors represent a great addition to our Prague team. I believe that our French and Korean clients will not be alone in appreciating a partner who not only understands their business and recruitment needs, but also their cultural specifics,” concluded Petra Grabmayer, Partner and Country Manager for the Czech Republic at Pedersen & Partners.