Established in 1951 in New York, Ward Howell International was one the first international consulting companies to enter Russia and the CIS in 1993.
Today Ward Howell Group is a family of more than 100 professionals with offices in Moscow, Almaty, St. Petersburg, and Paris. The firm is headquartered in Moscow. Our clients include leading organizations in Russia and the CIS as well as Fortune 500 companies.
We firmly believe that in today’s world, most of a company's value is created by its leadership talent. We help our clients assess, search for, and develop leadership talent, as well as build or adapt their leadership development systems and processes. Our services include:
- Executive Search. We help our clients define their strategic requirements, identify and attract top executive talent and ensure its successful integration. We also advise our clients on motivation and compensation strategies for top management, including long-term incentive plans and stock-option programs.
- Corporate Governance. We help determine optimal models of corporate, shareholder, and family governance and introduce best practices into our clients’ organizations, which include private and leading state-owned corporations, among others.
- Leadership Development. We help evaluate the potential of individual managers and management teams and increase their effectiveness by implementing individual and group development programs, including the creation of corporate universities.
- Organizational Development. We analyze and transform key processes that influence the performance of people in organizations. We improve human capital management systems, thus enabling effective execution of corporate strategies.
Our firm is distinguished by a bright, inquisitive, and creative team of professionals. We love our profession and strive to make every day exciting and eventful.