For high growth companies looking to select your future leaders, we are your go-to partner in the Nordics. We help you grow faster by hiring smarter.
Our Purpose & Promise
We exist to expand and internationalise Growth Talent in the Nordics.
We offer tailor-made solutions for your company’s Growth, Leadership and Diversity needs.
—Grow Faster. Hire Smarter—
Fast pace and flexible execution
Understand leadership growth
We are The X Search.
We offer tailor-made solutions for your company’s growth, leadership and diversity needs.
- Specialised in digital/tech scaleups that are growing fast
- Help internationalisation in the Nordics and
- Help access a more diverse talent pool.
“We want to make a difference in the industry and lead the way by modernising its practices. We want to disrupt the way executive search companies do business.”
- We believe Diverse and International talents are a MUST for companies to flourish
- We are truly international and multilingual
- Our team has different backgrounds, age groups and education
- We work relentlessly towards an optimal solution
- We work collaboratively to deliver the right results for your business
- We are agile and flexible in our approach to meet your needs
- We are fully transparent with you throughout the process
- We are friendly and easy to work with
- We serve both clients and candidates equally
- We care about our society and want to contribute by giving back
- Executive Search
- Leadership Assessment
- Tailor-made Solutions
Roles we search for
- CEO, CTO, CFO, CxO
- EVP / SVP, Director, BU Leader, Head of Departments, Senior Manager/Team Leads level positions
- Board Members, Chairman, Advisory Members, etc.
Domains we cover
- The full spectrum of the technology space
- Venture capital & private equity, and professional services.
- Consumer, industrial and broader financial services
- High Growth Companies
(over 50 M€ turnover)
- Fast-Growing Scaleups
(10-50 M€ turnover)
- Venture Capital & Equity Funds portfolio and Corporate Ventures
- Established Companies & Groups
Our way of working:
We work with the best VC & PE firms, the most ambitious startup founders and company builders in the Nordics. We focus on 3 aspects of your future talent:
- The high growth mindset and potentials: Different mindsets bring value to high growth companies; we will seek the new breed of talent for you.
- Diversity: We look at diversity from a non-binary angle with all aspects of diversity, such as ethnicity, gender, age group, socio-economic networks, education, different networks and approaches to business, experiences, etc.
- The location: Talent can come from anywhere. To respond to the shortage of talent, and help your hyper growth, we service the Nordics as one market.
Our Recruitment Process
- Flexible, reflective, and inclusive
- Constant and transparent feedback loop from the client and candidates through the process
- Clear communication between the parties
through The X Search digital talent platform
Share your CV
To join our candidate database at The X Search, send us your CV — we will evaluate and make contact with you.
Request for proposal
Drop us an email — we promise to get back to you promptly.