An introduction to Walter James

Walter James are a global executive search and human capital advisory firm working across a wide variety of sectors and geographies. We are a venture capital backed private company that consist of several ex industry partners, experienced associates as well as a dedicated in house research team.

“Walter James put culture and character fit above anything else and believe a personal approach should come first. With the world becoming increasingly more digital it enables greater access to talent. Access doesn’t guarantee excellence.”

James Absalom | CEO

Searches completed in 60 days 97%
Candidates placed still with the company after 2 years 84%
Average amount of diverse candidates 34%
Passive candidates placed 74%

Our Global Reach

How our work is distributed across the world

North & South America

Asia Pacific

Europe, Middle East & Africa

“Walter James have helped us in identifying and securing a number of executive leadership team hires for the business. They put a high level of care and emphasis on understanding our culture and business requirements”
Chief People OfficerAlvogen

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