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Stones International in Hong Kong Joins the World’s Best Headhunters


By Jason A. Stewart
February 18, 2011


Stones International in Hong Kong accepted into membership by the prestigious Worldwide Association for Retained Executive Search Consulting Firms (AESC).

NEW YORK – Following thorough due diligence, client referencing and a unanimous vote by the Asia Pacific Council, the Worldwide Association for Retained Executive Search Consulting Firms (AESC), today announced the acceptance of Stones International in Hong Kong into membership.

Already a member firm of IIC Partners, the world’s 8th largest executive search group, with 53 offices throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Stones International is regarded as one of the premier executive search firms in Asia, specialized in the Consumer & Retail, Supply Chain and Manufacturing sectors, dedicated to assisting some of the world’s most distinguished companies and brands in identifying and securing senior management talent.

“It is an honor for Stones International to be accepted by AESC, the official body that represents the Gold Standard in retained executive search consulting worldwide,” said Giuseppe Milito, Stones International’s Managing Partner. “We have enormous respect for industry leaders such as Korn Ferry, Heidrick & Struggles, Spencer Stuart and Russell Reynolds, to name a few of AESC’s prominent members. We are proud that Stones International’s practices and processes are certified to conform to the same AESC’s standards and code of ethics.”

“The accreditation of Stones International by AESC is both well received and timely, given this year our Organization is celebrating 25 years of leadership in executive search, worldwide,” said Neil Morrison, Partner - Supply Chain & Logistics. “These unique circumstances contribute to position our organization inthe league of the world’s best-established executive search practices.”

With a client base composed of multinational organizations with both international standards and local needs, Stones International is the ideal executive search partner serving market leaders in Asia.