IRC Global Executive Search Partners, a leading global alliance of executive search firms, inducted Gurdeep S. Hora, Managing Director of IRC India, into the position of IRC Asia Pacific Regional Leader in March 2017. 

Asia Pacific is one of the most vibrant regions worldwide. The same dynamics can be perceived within the constantly growing group of IRC member firms in the region. IRC APAC also proactively engages with other IRC regions to develop an integrated approach to helping multinational companies advance their business success. 

“In IRC APAC, we offer our multinational clients a prompt response and a deeper insight into superior local talent, cultural and business scenarios. We constantly focus on leadership and industry interaction and our approach of sharing cross-cultural aspects of leadership styles helps our clients achieve business objectives and success”, says Gurdeep S. Hora. 

Patrick Westerburger, President of the IRC Executive Board, adds: “The Asia Pacific is the fastest growing region within our global alliance. With our presence in 85 cities in 45 countries we’ll be able to attract the most talented leaders for our clients in every conceivable sector. 

Under the experienced leadership of Gurdeep Hora IRC Global Executive Search Partners will keep expanding in the APAC region to more countries, thus ensuring that our clients stay ahead of their competition.” 

Gurdeep S. Hora founded IRC India (Synergy Consultants) in 1989 and is amongst the pioneers of professional executive search practices and processes in India. He continues to help in discreet executive search of leadership talent to Fortune500 & top Indian companies across India, Middle East & Africa. 

He has worked in many countries as CEO and COO, leading business operations as well as consulting for hundreds of plants and corporate offices across the world. An Electrical & Electronics Engineer from the renowned Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) with MBA from Delhi, he is a regular speaker in seminars on India & conferences on talent acquisition, growth and retention.

He has been a member of the HR-Experts Committees of many Industry Bodies, an Invitee Member of the prestigious IIT Senate, a past President of the IIT Alumni Association, advisor to many Think Tanks, Business Programmes & Schools, a creative writer and speaker, an innovative thinker and a patient guide and trainer.