AIMS International, one of the largest global executive search and talent management organizations announced the addition of a new practice to its network.  Chicago’s Alder Bowman has joined AIMS International thus integrating this retained boutique into a global organization of over 300 consultants operating in 45+ countries.

David Williger

“By becoming a part of AIMS International, we’ve dramatically increased our capabilities to meet client demand for high-quality, cross-border executive search services” said Alder Bowman’s President, David Williger.

This partner acquisition establishes a strong presence for AIMS International in Chicago, a city known to be among the most desirable U.S. cities for global search companies. Williger’s firm fits well with AIMS International’s industry groups due to a record of success serving clients in manufacturing, life sciences, financial and professional services.

“Chicago is a very important location for AIMS International and this addition to our organization greatly enhances our ability to serve globally based clients with operations in the Midwestern United States” said Bernardo Entschev, Global VP and EVP Americas.  “Considering the high concentration of Midwestern U.S. companies with global operations, I believe we now have a competitive advantage to enable these firms to meet their global talent acquisition objectives.