We are very pleased to announce that DES Recruitment, Inc. have merged their operations into Miramar Executive Search Ltd to form Miramar Global Executive Search LLC. Part of the Miramar Global group.

Miramar Global welcomes John Hodge, Founder and Managing Partner of DES Recruitment and his team, we look forward to building on the strong relationships that have been forged in recent years. John Hodge will formerly take on the role as Managing Partner in North America with immediate effect.

Andrew Stoneham-Knott, Managing Partner of Miramar Global says of the merger, “This a critical moment in the journey for both the DES and Miramar teams. We are combining our shared expertise with a unified purpose to deliver best in class service and uniquely positions Miramar Global to meet the demands of our multi-national client base. It is our customers who are at the heart of this process and we are focused on the scope that this merger offers us to further enhance the quality and depth of our offering for their benefit.”

John Hodge, Managing Partner of Miramar Global in North America says, “Combining forces with Miramar allows us to offer a global platform and a scalable solution with shared vision that creates unlimited value to our customers. By merging we are committed to enhancing our ability to deliver market-leading services to create unparalleled collaboration, seamless delivery and strengthens our ability to provide our clients with a strategic competitive advantage.”

Miramar Global has built a strong reputation serving US multinationals in the Americas as well as across EMEA and Asia. DES brings a great depth of experience in the North American market over their fourteen-year successful trading history. This experience which spans the technology, professional services and industrial sectors is a perfect complement to Miramar’s track record in these markets.

DES Recruitment, Inc. was founded in 2004 and has served its customers as a trusted advisor focused on delivering talent at each mission critical level. Our customers range from Venture / Private Equity backed start up to Fortune 100 Enterprises whose needs demand responsiveness, commitment and market / subject matter expertise. We have committed ourselves to specialization within Technology, Industrials and Healthcare / Life Sciences.

Miramar Executive Search was founded in 2009 with the distinct focus to offer a highly effective, high touch, bespoke service to our clients. Through our eight years we have sought to integrate cutting edge technology and tools to enhance our effectiveness and customer experience. The business is made up of experienced Search Consultants and has long standing relationships with a wide range of mid cap and large cap US and European multinationals, predominantly operating across the technology, science and industrial markets.