With a proven track record over the last 40 years, ECI has gained a trusted reputation of securing talent in a broad range of sectors and functions, this expertise is underpinned by the personal experience of our individual consultants.
Specialised focus does not, though, limit our capacity to operate widely: flexibility combined with market knowledge of different countries and sectors, make us the ideal partner for a market in constant evolution.
Automotive, Engineering, Transportation
Industry has always felt the pressure to change in the face of new situations. In an era of deregulation, privatisation, innovation, and globalisation, this has never been more true. ECI’s direct experience in industrial sectors of all types make us the ideal partner for transforming the risks brought by change into competitive advantage.
The entire value chain from consumer manufacturing through to distribution channels to the retail is evolving. The digital landscape continues to influence consumer habits presenting consumer businesses with challenges as well as new opportunities. ECI offers its clients insight enabling them to stay ahead of the challenges of a constantly changing environment.
Energy and natural resources are several of the most active markets driven by the need for economic efficiency and environmentally sustainable production models. Renewable energy in particular is maturing and consolidating at a phenomenal pace. Competition for talent is intense in this sector with record demand for individuals capable of delivering in this rapidly transforming setting. ECI’s dynamic and cross-sector approach is key to addressing these requirements.
The chemical industry is one of the most significant industries globally, shifting billions and supplying virtually all sectors of the economy. It provides the grounds on which to face today’s economic and environmental challenges, constantly delivering innovative and sustainable solutions. All manufacturing sectors, as well as the construction, health and agricultural sectors, rely on its essential products and services.
Globalisation, increasing demand for healthcare services and public spending pressures are all contributing factors in this complex, highly regulated industry. Organisations frequently need to balance the objective of commercial success with the public interest that surrounds their activities. Extensive industry knowledge and experience make ECI partners a regular resource for diverse medical and pharmaceutical companies.
Propositions in the hospitality and leisure sectors are developing at an unprecedented rate. Lateral thinking, innovation and driving value are prerequisites in this sector where consumer’s lifestyles continue to change. ECI is able to draw upon networks of global talent to ensure organisations have access the very best in this market.
This is a sector defined by rapid and often sudden change. Real time communication, cloud technology and other advancements mean the need to stay ahead and anticipate change is crucial. Through significant market expertise, ECI helps clients to stay ahead by attracting and retaining the best executive talent in this dynamic, competitive industry.
The regulatory and macro-economic challenges facing the Financial Services sector globally are prompting business models to evolve. Strategic vision, resilience and flexibility define the leadership capabilities now required to succeed in this sector. The track record of our consultants in this industry allows ECI to identify and attract the highest calibre executives to meet clients’ needs.
The centre of gravity of the global economy has shifted Eastwards creating new markets for the luxury goods industry. Luxury goods manufacturers and distributors are adapting to meet increasingly diverse consumer tastes whilst preserving their roots in craftsmanship and creativity. ECI is well-equipped and positioned to identify the very best talent to meet these challenges successfully.
With many agricultural businesses, rural estates and rural associations under pressure from an increasingly urban focussed economy, it is more important than ever to find the talent that drives an organisation forward. ECI is positioned strongly to help key clients find senior people who can help them to improve profitability, enhance operational efficiency and define the strategy for years to come.
The demand for professional services, consultancy and support services continues to grow. Outsourcing continues to be fuelled by public sector spending pressures. ECI has significant expertise in meeting the challenges associated with this growing market place.