AESC, the Association of Executive Search Consultants, is the world’s most prestigious executive search organization, which defines key best practice policies on professional service provision, compliance, ethics and confidentiality.

Founded in 1959, AESC is responsible for the definition of global standards on executive search and leadeship development consulting services. All of its members commit to a strict Code of Conduct and Excellence Standard, which means that clients of these member companies receive the best in class professional service delivery.