Arts Executive Search is a trusted, long-term advisor to the world’s leading music, music education and performing arts organisations.

We recruit outstanding management talent and non-executive directors and consult on leadership, infrastructure and nonprofit governance.

Our Search Methods

  • Situation analysis
  • Preparation of position description and candidate specification
  • Sourcing candidates through advertising and the Arts Executive Search network
  • Development of a short list of candidates
  • Extensive due diligence on shortlisted candidates including CV, industry profile, comprehensive background and reference checks and supplementary interviews
  • Coordination of interviews with the search panel
  • Negotiation and closute
  • Follow up on candidate integration

We understand the business models and we have an exceptional track record in the recruitment process.

Board Consulting Services

    • Strategic assessment of the Board composition
    • Research on prospective trustees, responding to the client brief in the areas of diversity, professional skills, civic leadership and philanthropy
    • Recruitment of trustees who will be committed to advancing the institutional mission and strategic goals and who will fit into the existing board culture
    • Presentation of the analytical framework for CEO recruitment

Arts Executive Search advises long-term clients on both executive leadership and the crucial work of the board in supporting that leadership.