Recent decades has shown a complete change in the industrial manufacturing landscape, both globally and locally. The sector is now characterized by large mergers and acquisitions, intense competition, increasing demands on price and quality, either in products, services or systems, and these trends will continue.
Suppliers have evolved from purely technical manufacturers into complete system developers. They have had to adapt to a global market with fewer but bigger players, especially in the automotive, aerospace and electronics fields.
Speed and flexibility, together with demands on profitability, have become key issues for industrial manufacturing companies all over the world. International as well as local matrix organizations, lean production, simultaneous engineering and project management are all key trends.
Total unit management has become matrix management consequently executive profiles have changed. Whatever expertise is needed, strong personal leadership is also essential.
Alexander Hughes has proven to be a true consulting partner for clients in the industrial manufacturing sector. Our approach is aimed at identifying expected results and necessary experience. Therefore we seek keen personal profiles capable of becoming major actors in a specific environment at a specific time.
Our executive search professionals have extensive experience conducting assignments in the industrial world, both internationally and locally, at all levels of leadership.
This sector includes:
- Aviation, Aerospace, Defense
- Electrical and Electronics manufacturing
- Industrial equipment
- Metallurgy and Metal works
- Building Materials
- Oil and Gas
- Sustainable manufacturing, Building and Recycling
- Mining and Minerals