Jacobs Scott
Executive Search

Shawn Jacobs

Executive Search

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Shawn Jacobs

Managing Director
BA (Psych), SAIPM


Active in executive search, management selection, and training since 1986.

Founded and built ExecuSearch International to service the executive recruitment needs of mining head offices in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Experience in the sourcing and selection of senior executives and board members for multinationals within South Africa, Europe, Australasia, and North America.

Conducted searches in South Africa and Canada (Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver) for some of the world’s leading search practices, including Boyden International, Heidrick & Struggles, The Hever Group and TASA Worldwide.

Graduate of Witwatersrand University and The Institute of People Management of Southern Africa, SAIPM.