Insights
A selection of news and events from MERC Partners

June 14, 2019

The Executive & Board Resourcing Code

A code of conduct for search professionals to adhere to in the placement of diverse talent across senior roles in organisations, with the support of business decision makers. As organisations […]
February 12, 2019

“Traits and Characteristics of a Successful Chief Human Resources Officer”

The latest white paper “Traits and Characteristics of a Successful Chief Human Resources Officer” from IIC Partners and MERC Partners explores what it takes to be successful in the role […]
January 28, 2019

MERC Partners, Sponsors of IBEC Business Leaders Conference 2019

MERC Partners is delighted to once again sponsor the annual Ibec Business Leaders Conference – “A Sustainable Future, Real and Virtual”.  26 February 2019 at The Convention Centre Dublin (The […]
December 19, 2018

The Irish Executive Abroad – Report

For our latest report we’ve spoken to more than 500 Irish professionals working around the world to gauge their desire to come home to work. The Irish Executive Abroad reveals […]
December 14, 2018

MERC Partners – Team Announcements

MERC Partners is Ireland’s premier executive search and leadership advisory firm.  With a track-record established over four decades, we work closely with CEOs and Boards to identify executive and non-executive […]
October 16, 2018

Ruth Curran Farewell as Global Chair of IIC Partners

MERC Partners would like to congratulate our Managing Partner Ruth Curran who recently completed her three year term as Global Chair of IIC Partners. IIC Partners is consistently ranked as […]
April 23, 2018

MERC Partners Bursary Awarded to Roisin M. Downey

John Glenny presents the MERC Partners Bursary to Roisin M. Downey for attaining the highest GPA in the MSc in Human Resource Management at UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School
November 6, 2017

Impact of Digital Transformation on the Patient Life Cycle

As the Irish member firm of IIC Partners we were delighted to participate in IIC Partners’ Global Industry Report into Impact of Digital Transformation on the Patient Life Cycle. In […]
July 20, 2017

The Hallmarks of Good Leadership – John Glenny in The Irish Times

John Glenny of MERC Partners talks to Barry McCall about the qualities great leaders bring to successful organisations. Download the Article (PDF 88KB)
July 7, 2017

THE GLOSS ‘Making it Happen’ July Edition with Managing Partner, Ruth Curran

Ruth Curran, Managing Partner of MERC Partners, featured in this month’s issue of THE GLOSS Magazine’s “Making it Happen”. The piece focused on the recent THE GLOSS “The Art Of […]
June 22, 2017

“Analyzing Future Leadership” is the latest whitepaper from IIC Partners and MERC Partners

The latest white paper “Analyzing Future Leadership” from IIC Partners and MERC Partners explores the benefits and many ways in which Assessments are used in the talent management life cycle. […]
May 4, 2017

MERC Partners Annual Leadership Survey – Executive Expectations 2017

For the sixth year running MERC Partners in consultation with Amárach compiled a survey that focused on Executive Expectations for 2017. The findings of which build on the foundations of […]
March 24, 2017

Video highlights from the Ibec Business Leaders Conference 2017 sponsored by MERC Partners

Key speakers and delegates including MERC Partners – Managing Partner, Ruth Curran share a synopsis of their personal highlights from an interesting, informative and inspiring Ibec Business Leaders Conference 2017. […]
January 12, 2017

MERC Partners teams with the British Irish Chamber of Commerce for Greater Dublin’s Greater Than Ever (#GDGTE) Initiative

The Lord Mayor of Dublin, Brendan Carr launched his Greater Dublin’s Greater Than Ever #GDGTE initiative on Wednesday 11 January in the Oak Room of Dublin’s Mansion House. Minister for […]
May 16, 2013

MERC Partners Leadership Breakfast Series with Prof. Ian Robertson

‘The Winner Effect’ MERC Partners held its fourth Leadership Breakfast Seminar in The Four Seasons Hotel, bringing together over ninety business professionals with an interest in leadership for a morning […]
December 26, 2013

80 Percent of Senior Executives Say Their Company Would Need Up to a Year to Replace Them

Eighty percent of senior executives said that their company would not be able to replace them quickly if they left, according to a survey of 1,270 business leaders from around […]
February 3, 2014

IIC Partners Welcomes Three New Executive Search Firms into Membership

New York, NY – February 12, 2014 – IIC Partners, one of the world’s top ten global executive search organizations, announced today the acceptance of three new highly distinguished and […]
February 19, 2014

MERC Partners Annual Leadership Survey – Executive Expectations 2013

December 2013 – MERC Partners has again commissioned Amárach Research to undertake a comprehensive research study amongst the senior executive community in Ireland – a study that MERC Partners undertakes […]