Progress Associés - Executive Search and recruitement - Practice Industry

With the Industrial Practice, Progress and the IIC Partners network provide consulting and support to the companies of the industrial market in the transformation of their R&D process and the constant upgrading of their process of creation, commercialization and production.

Our clients are international groups or dynamic family businesses specialized in a product/service or a market. They have integrated the need for high-level leadership teams to address the main challenges of their sector.

Our cumulated experience, our deep knowledge of the main industrial markets, and our functional expertise enable us to offer fast, relevant and tailored solutions to our clients. We accompany them both to recruit top executives, senior managers and high potentials, and to carry out consulting assignments (management audit, assessment…)

We constantly strive to offer the best level of quality and results to our clients in the following sectors:

  • Automotive
  • Building materials
  • Chemical and process industries
  • Manufacturing and engineering
  • B to B services

Our mission is to help our clients in their need for new talents. We help them face the major changes of the sector: global competitiveness pressure, “make or buy” politicies, technology transfers, adaptation of the product portfolio, partnership, and digitalisation of the sector…

Our size and our transversal vision of various sectors enable us to provide our clients insights on best practices from other markets.

Thanks to our close cooperation with our international network, we meet the needs of our international clients and are able to provide them with long term assistance.


Corinne Handelsmann Fernandez

Corinne Fernandez-Handelsman, Partner
Practice Leader Industrial


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Alexandre Bienfait,


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