An introduction to Walter James

What we do 

Walter James is 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 consists of several ex-industry partners, experienced associates, and a dedicated in-house research team.

Collectively we share a vision to promote and deliver diverse, innovative and high-performing talent to our clients, and we take pride and enjoyment from working with a wide range of inspiring and thought-provoking people from all walks of life. We look to challenge and make a positive impact in every action we undertake and are consistently pushing for excellence in what we do. 

97%

Searches completed in 60 days

84%

Candidates placed still with the company

74%

Passive candidates placed

James Absalom | CEO

"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."

Global reach

27%

Work completed in The Americas

44%

Work completed in Europe

29%

Work completed in Asia-Pac

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