As an executive search firm and strategic partners to our corporate customers, we have one mission: to build the leadership capital of our customers. Our customers range from major multinationals to venture-backed start-ups, and everything in between, all around the world.
By sending your resume you will become a potential candidate to Ellis & Partners and our global network of search professionals will learn about you, your talents and career ambitions. We will alert you to suitable senior-level executive positions, matching your needs with those of our customers. We hope you find this information helpful and look forward to building a valuable relationship with you.
(*) Ellis & Partners, S.L. complies with Organic Law 15/1999 of December 13th regarding Personal Nature data protection and is registered in the General Registry of the Spanish Agency of Data Protection.
Ellis & Partners is a growing executive search firm based in Madrid and Barcelona that focuses exclusively on retained executive search. Its practice sectors are Life Sciences/Health Care and Institutional/Corporate Relations, Industrial Products, Energy-Utilities, IT, the Automotive Industry, Luxury Goods, Fashion and Media. Ellis & Partners' commitment is: "We find the executives that fit in your company."
The candidate’s position, career and future are also taken into consideration and the best possible guidance provided. Clients range from internationalized leading Spanish companies, medium-sized multinationals established in Spain for many years and major multinationals. The firm also helps foreign companies belonging to new economic sectors such as biotechnology and technology-based businesses, among others, establish themselves in Spain.
Ellis & Partners' key offer is in-depth knowledge of the fields covered, passionate and accurate presentation of its clients’ projects, wide candidate reference and cordial relationships with its candidates.
In addition to Ellis & Partners’ main principle of Honesty, it also strives for Trustworthiness (in developing credible relationships with clients and candidates), Professionalism (by better understanding their needs and advising of alternatives), Experience (being trained to successfully manage complex projects) and diversity (cultural diversity in all search projects and in the company is considered and promoted).
Borders are no longer an obstacle in today's global economy. Ellis & Partners adapts continuously to its customers' worldwide recruitment needs by means of its global search capabilities through Agilium Worldwide. This international strategic group of independent, owner-managed, retained, retained executive search firms meeting talent demands for key enterprises in both local and global organizations and providing clients with a prompt, professional, personalized service through 28 firms in 25 countries, ranks among the top 20 executive search organizations worldwide.
Our customers, regardless of their size or scope, benefit greatly from this structure as we have access to the most comprehensive resources and relationships wherever they are required. This enables us to understand our customers' cultures, operations, business strategies and industries thoroughly.
Global Recruitment Style
Specializing in Cross-Border and Multi-Cultural Assignments.
All of our resources are committed to the successful execution of each assignment.
A Senior Partner of the firm and a Senior Consultant work together on every assignment.
No-Barrier Executive Search
Working effectively across geographic, linguistic, industry and functional lines, delivering the best possible candidates in the shortest possible time.
Deep Regional Knowledge
Our search teams access well-known local and global networks.
As we dedicate all of our resources to any given search, we emphasize confidentiality and complete professionalism for each stage of the search process.
Understanding Your Needs
We work to understand what type of person will thrive within your culture and strengthen your organization.
Defining the Talent Market
We dedicate a cross-functional team of consultants and research specialists who use proprietary technology and extensive databases to identify potential candidates.
Knowledge of the Market
As the most qualified candidates rarely seek out job opportunities, we seek out the candidates. Our discretion and professionalism inspires confidence in the talent community.
Interviewing and Assessing Candidates
We meet every potential candidate in person and prepare detailed candidate profiles and reference checks. Only the most qualified candidates are brought to your attention.
Managing the Interview Process
We manage your interview schedule and analyze the feedback in both directions. Ultimately, we help you determine the best possible fit.
Securing the Best Deal
We assist in the negotiation process and help the successful candidate's transition into your organization.
The companies whose activities fall within this range are not immune to current economy activity, which is why they "suffer" and "enjoy" ongoing concentration trends by means of mergers and acquisitions, flattening of structures on a European level, intense professionalization and other movements that intensely affect the human resource structure of companies.
· Marketing Manager International Market (Headquarters)
· Editor in Chief
· Medical Director
· Strategic Planning Director
· Business Development Director (HQ’s multinational Co.)
· Pharmaceutical Development Director
· Business Unit Manager
· Key Account Manager
· Sales Manager
· Marketing Manager
· Regulatory Affairs Manager
· Technical Director
· International Business Area Manager
· R+D Senior Advisor
· R+D Senior Project Leader
· Production Director
· Industrial Director
· Sales Operation Manager
· Commercial Director
· Country Manager Hospital Products
· Country Manager OTC Product Group
· Business Intelligence Manager
· Regional Account Manager
We are a growing executive search firm that over the past ten years has aimed to provide customers with the kind of know-how that only people knowledgeable with the industry sectors can offer. People who have worked at various levels within companies, understand our customers’ needs and are able to synthesize those needs into the person that is right for the post. We also take into consideration the candidate’s position, his/her career and future and try to provide the best possible orientation.
Pedro J. Nieto
Pedro earned his degree in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Salamanca, Spain and is a graduate of the prestigious Spanish Business School IESE-Barcelona where he earned his MBA. He held several positions at Prodesfarma and Boehringer Mannheim-Roche Diagnostics until he was appointed General Manager at Grupo Vita and later C.E.O. at Laboratorios Salvat.
Monika Borgers holds a BA in Philosophy from the University of Dallas and an MBA from IESE Business School. For 10 years, she has held different management positions in Executive Education and Alumni Relations at IESE Business School. She has broad experience in assessing and advising professionals in management positions, career management, and analyzing companies from many different sectors.
Gabriel earned his degree in Business and Economics at the Autonomous University of Madrid and MBA at
IESE's Barcelona campus. Several years later he complemented his training with the PADE program at IESE in
His professional career started at SEAT (Volkswagen Group) as Asia Pacific Area Manager. Subsequently, and
during 19 years he led numerous development and promotion projects with great success, including heading up
the Shopping Center Division at Grupo Riofisa as well as many entrepreneurial achievements. More recently,
Gabriel has also set-up and run a number of day-centers for senior citizens. He joined Ellis & Partners in 2011
as Partner specializing in Construction, Real Estate and Infrastructures as well as Energy and Professional
Services, nationally and internationally.
Lisette majored in Business Administration at Loyola University of Chicago. She has worked for Ernst & Young, José Cuervo and Vandemoortele in Spain and later as a freelance translator for Celer Pawlowsky and Garrigues before joining IESE and currently at Ellis & Partners as a HR consultant. Lisette has spent most of her life abroad, mainly in Italy and Spain. She speaks fluent Spanish and Italian and to a lesser degree Catalan and French.
Marianne earned her degree in Psychology with honors from the Universidad Católica de
Argentina and holds a Master of Science Degree in International Labor Relations and Human
Resource Management from the prestigious London School of Economics and Political Science
(LSE). With more than seven years of experience in the Executive Search field, she has
identified and evaluated executives and their direct reports, for multiple areas and industries.
Her professional career started at IT Convergence, an IT multinational company, where she
focused on the recruitment of technology candidates for Argentina and the United States.
Further she joined Valuar, an Executive Search firm leader in Argentina, where she worked
for more than five years conducting searches mainly for Latin America. Later she moved to
Madrid and is currently a Consultant at Ellis & Partners, a strategic partner of Valuar through
the Executive Search network, Agilium Worldwide.
Maria holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Humanities from San Pablo CEU University. With a passion for art, she began her professional career working for the reknowned galleries Marlborough and Sotheby’s. Before joining Ellis & Partners she worked for two international law firms.