About Us
For four decades MERC Partners has specialised in the appointment, assessment and development of senior business leaders.

About MERC Partners

Over four decades, MERC Partners has empowered organisations in the search for exceptional leadership.

We support multinationals, Irish plcs, private companies, public sector bodies and non-profit organisations in the appointment of C-suite talent, senior management and non-executive Board members.

Ireland's leading executive search firm is led by experienced and passionate search professionals. Collectively and individually, MERC Partners is focused on bringing exceptional organisations and leaders together.

Our rigorous search process, supported by our talented research team, keeps us ahead of the curve in a changing and dynamic landscape.

Working with MERC Partners ensures a search for excellence at the highest level of national, global and diaspora talent, with the certainty that rigour, expertise, confidentiality and ambition will drive the search to find your next leader. Our experienced partners, researchers and administrative team work in harmony to deliver successful results in a changing and dynamic business landscape.

In July 2019, MERC Partners was acquired by Spencer Stuart, a leading global executive search and leadership advisory firm. Learn more about Spencer Stuart.



Executive Search

Influential and dynamic organisations with global reputations have leveraged MERC Partners' executive search skills, often at critical junctures. They choose us for the privileged and confidential access we provide to national, global and diaspora talent.



Board Search

As Ireland’s leading executive search firm for over four decades, MERC Partners has extensive experience of operating in the Boardroom of major organisations in Ireland and bring a transparency, objectivity and independence to the non-executive director appointment process.



Interim Management

We are Ireland’s leading provider of Interim executive talent. With over 20 years' leadership in this field, we have a long track record of identifying interim talent with proven experience in executing key strategic, operational and transformation initiatives or to plug a short-term leadership gap.



Leadership Consulting

MERC Partners works closely with our clients to enhance their senior executive recruitment, development and engagement decisions, as well as to harness the power of their leaders.