Whatever key position you want to fill, we will find the right individual.

Executive and Expert Search: Identifying and attracting the right people and onboarding them are among WILHELM's core competences. We support SMEs and major companies from Switzerland and abroad in their professional search for leaders – at the level of the Board of Directors, Executive Board and middle management, as well as in the field of highly specialised experts.

The search is primarily conducted by a direct approach, drawing on a wide-ranging personal network and long-standing contacts with leaders and executives.

According to the «Handelszeitung» ranking, WILHELM ranks as a top company in the Executive Search and Professional Search in 2022, as in other years.

We create trust and forge sustainable solutions with strong experience and consulting expertise.

WILHELM's consultants are trained and acknowledged leaders who have gained their experience in line management or board-level roles in well-known Swiss and international companies. They know all the ins and outs of the various industries and are well versed in their customers' challenges and needs. They help to bring about promising solutions rapidly with their proven professional and interpersonal skills.

We network in Switzerland and abroad and have the contacts to enable us to fill positions successfully.

When reaching out to the market, WILHELM uses its wide-ranging network of contacts and specific techniques that it never stops developing. Strongly anchored in the Swiss market, WILHELM also benefits from global representation through its constantly expanding partner network IMSA Search Global Partners.

WILHELM has played an active role in IMSA for many years and was one of the founding members in 1991. This network ensures that WILHELM can operate outside Switzerland at all times. A contributing factor to maximum success is the shared quality standard embodied by IMSA around the globe. In 2021, IMSA Search Global Partners was ranked one of the world's leading executive search firms by Hunt Scanlon Media.


Success is not a matter of chance. Rely on our decades of acknowledged success for your executive searches.

Industry expertise

Only professionals with specific industry knowledge understand companies' needs and can advise them properly.

Value added

WILHELM creates value added – that makes it the right partner for you.