Board Director Search & Selection

Board leadership is a powerful strategic asset

Our close ties to outstanding leaders and potential directors
support our ability to identify and evaluate exceptional candidates
for every appointment.

Focused and Targeted

Our board director searches are targeted and focused on the characteristics sought in new directors including the experience, skills, and leadership style the board requires to be effective. The approach guarantees the right board composition is achieved.

Detailed and Thorough

Our board search process is rigorous. We take a disciplined and structured approach to identifying potential candidates that meet the director requirements including subject-matter, functional and regional expertise. We use our high-level professional networks, industry knowledge and internal research resources to achieve results in every board search engagement.

Global Reach

The firm’s headquarters are located in Houston and it has offices in Bogota, Guadalajara, Monterrey, Mexico City, and New York with partner firms in Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Hong Kong, Italy, Germany, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, and United Kingdom.

Our Affiliations


Alder Koten is a proud member of the Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants. The AESC promotes the highest professional standards in executive search and leadership consulting through its industry recognized Code of Ethics and Professional Practice Guidelines.

National Association of Corporate Directors

Alder Koten is an active member of the National Association of Corporate Directors, a recognized authority focused on advancing exemplary board leadership and establishing leading boardroom practices.