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Executive search

Connecting like-minded leaders and employers

Clients call us "The Bright Alternative" because of our modern, open and no-nonsense approach to executive search. We are brought in for our in-depth knowledge of the local market. And we’re well equipped to help international parties because of the worldwide reach of our network, that spans over thirty countries.

Integrity and precision are the keys to our success in executive search. Our background as a specialised recruiter is what sets us apart. We’re used to running tight processes, keeping our eyes on the ball and working as a team. With over thirty years of recruitment experience in our areas of expertise - which include finance, legal, HR, tax & treasury - our network in the Netherlands is substantial. Many of the people that we’ve helped to find a new role on mid- or senior level over the past decades, are currently part of our executive search network - both as clients and as candidates.

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For more information, contact Pim van der Groen at pim.vandergroen@robertwalters.com or tel. +31 (0) 6 52 32 85 83

Meet our executive search experts

Pim  van der Groen

Pim van der Groen

Executive Search, Eindhoven

Pim is innovative, decisive and enterpreneural. He has built an extensive recruitment portfolio at C-level.

Madelon  Strijbos

Madelon Strijbos

Executive Search, Eindhoven

With her international perspective and extended knowledge in growth and positioning, Madelon makes the difference for start-ups and scale-ups.

Anouk  Visser

Anouk Visser

Executive Search, Eindhoven

After working for an international trader, Anouk rejoined Robert Walters in 2023. Here she draws on her many years of experience to recruit mainly C- and D-level professionals for PE and VC firms.

Thomas  Boerefijn

Thomas Boerefijn

Publieke sector & zorg, Rotterdam

Thomas likes the put his teeth into complex subjects, making him a strategic sparring partner you can count on.

Nanke  van Asten

Nanke van Asten

Accounting & Finance, Amsterdam

Nanke is a true labour market expert, with an impressive track record in recruiting CFO's and finance directors.

Joyce  Toeset

Joyce Toeset

Legal, Amsterdam

Unbridled energy and thinking at the speed of light - that's Joyce. Clients and candidates appreciate her open communication and smart ideas.

Recently mediated roles

  • General Counsel for a private equity firm
  • Member of the supervisory board for a housing corporation
  • MD for globally listed retail organisation
  • CEO voor machine builder
  • CEO for trading organisation
  • CFO for trading organisatie
  • Director Finance DACH region
  • Director FSSC EMEA


Executive search assignments are often confidential and therefore not usually featured on our website. Please contact Pim van der Groen, who specializes in executive search assignments, at pim.vandergroen@robertwalters.com or tel. 06 52328583. He will be happy to tell you more about all the assignments we are currently recruiting for.

Organisations trust us to tell their story


Frans Kools worked at Staples Europe for 10 years when the company was split up. His position as HR director expired, giving him time to think about his next move.


Tom Touber gained over 30 years of experience in various c-level roles. In addition, Tom coached professional sailing teams in the "Volvo Ocean Race," the champions league of the sailing world.


Pim van Stolk graduated in 1981, followed by a successful career in finance. In 2020, his retirement was approaching, but Pim was not finished.

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