Stephan Surber has started his career at Credit Suisse in 2000 within the institutional client’s business in Switzerland. After starting in Sales Support, he moved over to institutional sales with international experience in New York. After 5 years of industry experience, he joined PageGroup in 2005 fascinated about the people business and the business development potential in Switzerland. As a consultant he started to help and build our Michael Page brand in Zurich and launched the Financial Services division and led it over 8 years including co-managing the Michael Page Zurich operation.
With the rebranding in 2012 to PageGroup he started to launch our Executive Search brand Page Executive. Stephan got the mandate to build the Senior professionals search service to top management companies in Switzerland starting from Director up to Managing Director, Business Unit Head and C-Level. He has successfully completed over 150 senior search assignments in Switzerland and has a strong network in the Finance industry. He is our Head of the Global Financial Services practice at Page Executive and is animating global efforts and synergies for our clients and international talents.
Stephan is a certified assessor at SHL and has a Master’s in leadership & management. He is a trusted partner for our recurring clients by helping them over the years with talent searches and executive hires. A sensitive feel about client needs, integrity, empathy and loyalty distinguishes him and Page Executive from other recruitment companies. He is a well-respected long-term search partner with 16 years’ experience at PageGroup in Switzerland.
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