Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search firm with 56 wholly owned offices in 52 countries, is pleased to announce that Steve DeCoster has joined its U.S. team as a Client Partner. 

Mr. DeCoster has over 25 years of Executive Search, business development and sales management experience, with more than a decade dedicated to top management search assignments. His search mandate portfolio has a strong focus on C-suite leaders, senior management, and boardroom searches. He has served in Partner, Business Development Director, and Managing Principal roles with a national boutique retained Executive Search firm, a management consultancy firm and a North American retained search firm, placing high performing sales leadership, senior marketing, and general management executives across all industries and geographies. Additionally, he was responsible for career management, career transition, talent management, and executive advisory services. Earlier in his career, Mr DeCoster led organisations in sales, marketing, strategic planning, corporate development, and change management functions, and developed new relationships with clients by collaboratively building and implementing solutions to address their needs and challenges.

“I am excited to be joining Pedersen & Partners’ team here in the U.S. and being able to offer the services of this highly respected global player to our clients in the U.S. market. I am confident that our combined forces will turn us into a compelling partner to the organisations we represent,” said Steve DeCoster, Client Partner at Pedersen & Partners.

“We are thrilled to have Steve join our firm. Our aim is to deliver the highest quality Executive Search services to our clients here in the U.S., while also offering them a partner of choice for their global needs. Steve’s deep expertise and relationships across the North American market will compliment our search and management consultancy capabilities,” added Darcie Murray, Partner, COO and the Head of North America at Pedersen & Partners.