Experience matters

Established in 1977 - we are one of the oldest search firms in the world
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We are one of the longest established Executive Search firms, founded in 1977.


We have extensive networks and contacts that will lead us to the right people.
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We have won awards for what we do, and how we do it.
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We have the ideas and the abilities to come up with new approaches.

Our Firm

J. Friisberg & Partners was founded in Fribourg, Switzerland in 1977 and is still an equity partnership today.

We are bound by our common interests, the greatest of which is the desire to deliver the best outcomes for our clients.

Many of our Partners have worked for large international management consulting firms prior to joining us including PwC, McKinsey, KPMG, Hay Group, Deloitte. 

We have a shared and common interest in ensuring the best outcomes for our clients, and each other. We are One Firm. We strive for even better local presence and global reach so we can support our clients wherever they do business.
J. Friisberg International S.A. (T/A ‘Friisberg & Partners International’ and ‘J. Friisberg & Partners’) is registered in Switzerland.

Our Executive comprises shareholding Partners

Elected by the Partnership
Zoltan Petho
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Partner & Group CFO
Nevena Nikolova
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Partner & Group CQO
Nijolė Kelpšaitė
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Partner & Group CTO
Lorri Lowe
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Partner & General Secretary
Elena Maysyura

Our firm is international, and so are our people.

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of our Consultants are women
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of our Managing Partners are women
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of our Executive are women
We love our diverse and inclusive culture – and so do our clients.
But to us, it’s about so much more than gender.
We are champions of equality, diversity and inclusivity.
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