We are Switzerland’s leading executive search firm for the digital business, technology, e-commerce, and omnichannel retail sectors. Our unrivalled network gives us access to industry associations and companies, enabling us to fill top-level executive posts as well as management and specialist positions with candidates from Switzerland and the nearby countries.
We have detailed knowledge of the different salaries and benefit packages involved, and we are happy to provide upfront information on AHV (Swiss social security insurance), superannuation schemes, source taxation, and other specific issues. As a result, we can take care of organizational matters on our clients’ behalf so that the interview process can concentrate on candidates’ professional and personal qualifications for the role.
Our company owner Jochen Barringer has lived and worked in Switzerland as a member of the board at Ackermann Versandhaus AG for five years. He has unsurpassed access to Swiss candidates and a keen feeling for whether the “mentality” of a candidate from outside the country will fit the requirements of a Swiss client.
modern heads has an office in Switzerland and therefore fulfills the Swiss statutory requirement regarding agencies that can act on behalf of Swiss companies. Detailed information on the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs’ (seco) rules against recruitment agencies based outside Switzerland can be found here.