Future-proofing the executive search industry since 2001
ALC Enable was founded in 2001 with a single goal: to support executive search and talent advisory firms in their quest for scale and growth, revenue and value.
We are the world’s only advisory partnership offering a complete range of strategic and operational solutions exclusively to the sector.
We work with local firms, integrated organisations and networks, international and global, large and small. Having served 120 clients in 36 countries over 22 years, we have unparalleled insight into the executive search and talent advisory industry. The challenges and opportunities. The latest market intelligence and trends. The ways in which the best firms in the business are shaping the future.
Partnering with ALC Enable means direct and objective guidance on achieving your business goals. Set in the distinctive context of the executive search sector and exercised with rigour and confidentiality.
We are the business solutions firm for executive search.
What makes us different?
We are unique. The only full-service advisory firm in the world focused exclusively on the executive search and talent advisory industry.
We offer a full-spectrum service. Unlike pure search-to-search or recruitment-to-recruitment firms, we address eight factors that form a strategic whole.
We are specialists in your field. We have decades of frontline leadership experience resolving the challenges facing the owners and managing partners of executive search firms.
We have ears to the ground, at global and local level. Since 2001 we have met over 4000 firms and worked with 120 firms worldwide. We speak with over 120 search firms, firm leaders and candidates every month. We have worked with 36 countries since 2001
We are a globally active consortium of passionate professionals.
Extending the reach of your executive search capacity
We connect executive search firms with a global pool of over 450 researchers and talent intelligence freelancers, assuring skilled support at a competitive price within a short timescale. Our clear and simple terms of engagement ensure a smooth process: an optimum fit with your assignment, that is agile and cost effective
All major countries covered Engagement from 1 day to 12 months
Researchers on board within a few days of your brief
No retainers or lock-in contracts
Majority of researchers with SHREK or global firm backgrounds and world-class training
Generalists or specialists in most sectors/functions
ALC Enable strives to maintain the highest standards of client and candidate care at all times. We hold ourselves to a set of stringent ethical standards.
CONFIDENTIALITY AND DATA PROTECTION – we commit to absolute discretion and protection of client and candidate information. No information shared will be shared with third parties without prior written permission. We ensure that all personal data is protected, private and secure, compliant with General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR) and other data protection legislation
TRANSPARENCY – if we are unable to deliver on a client mandate, we will say so upfront and endeavour to recommend an alternative partner
OFF-LIMITS – if we conduct recruitment assignments for a client, we will not approach its partners or employees on behalf of another client for a period of two years since the conclusion of the last assignment.