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IESF launches Advisory Board

Victor Carulla

Tim Smith appointed as first member

The International Executive Search Federation – IESF – introduces an Advisory Board. Aim is that this body will not only enhance the international network reputation and credibility but will also provide the President and current members of the Leadership Council with valuable knowledge, information, lessons learned, insights and ideas. The main goal of the Advisory Board is being a sparring partner for the president and the leadership counsel of IESF.

Tim Smith, founder of the ASLON Group Executive Search in the US – one of the longest (former) partners of IESF, is appointed as first board member. A number of reputable executive search industry professionals and Former IESF president(s), will join IESF’ Advisory Board in the course of the year and will report directly to the President of IESF.

“We are thrilled to welcome globally recognized key opinion leaders in executive search and (former) members of IESF in our Advisory Board”, says Victor Carulla, President of IESF. “Their collective expertise is valuable for our future strategy and decisions.”

“I am delighted to join the Advisory Board of IESF as a first member,” said Tim Smith. “You have to be adaptable, flexible and respond to today’s changes. Some things don’t change: people should establish and stay true to their core values, a mission, a vision. Surround yourself with wise counselors and you are more future prepared.”

About the author

Victor Carulla


Victor has a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from the European University of Barcelona (Spain), a Master of Business Administration from the European University of Montreux (Switzerland). He completed the Advanced Management Program (AMP) from ESADE and Wharton University and is fluent in Spanish, Catalan and English, with basic French.

Victor launched his career as a Financial Corporate Controller at one of Spain’s biggest insurance companies. He transitioned to the recruitment industry, a few years later, actively participating in the launch of leading Barcelona business. He soon became Sales Director of a company, establishing all new parameters in the commercial and operational area and meeting established objectives.

Over the past 10 years, Victor has been involved in the Executive Search business while based in Barcelona and working throughout Spain & Portugal, specializing in Senior Management. His outstanding track record speaks for itself.

Victor Carulla is the Managing Partner (founding partner) of Headway Executive Search.

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