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About Us

Executive Search & Recruitment

We focus solely on our mission--connecting organizations with exceptional talent.

 As a national executive search firm specializing in Human Resources, Benson Executive Search is focused on finding the right leaders for growing organizations.  Bringing over 20 years of experience in the Human Resources and executive search fields, Alice Koehn Benson, CEO of Benson Executive Search, has built a reputation with clients and candidates for working diligently and building trusting relationships resulting in effective placement of leaders in high impact roles.   

The Benson Executive Search team achieves real results for our clients--98% percent of people we place are with their organizations two years later.   Human Resources can transform an organization.  Let us show you how. 

We partner closely with you throughout the process and during the on-boarding  to ensure a successful hire for you and a great fit for the candidate. Put our experience to work for you. 

Proven Track Record and Current Searches

From start-ups to Fortune 500s, we have Human Resources executive search recruitment expertise across industries.

 We're delighted for all that entering 2019 continues the strong trend of hiring HR leaders, across all the functional areas, that help drive organizations.  Some of current searches include--  

CHRO--Rapidly changing consumer products company that is transforming it's culture.  

Head of Total Rewards--Biotech company that sees Total Rewards as integral to reinforcing the culture they're building.  Work for a strong CHRO and CEO.  

CPO-Early stage biotech lead by CEO that wants a true advisor in his HR leader.  

Head of Global Talent Acquisition--Join a 4000 employee technology company, driving a global TA strategy.  

Director of Compensation--Bring a strategic compensation perspective to this financial services company working for an exceptional CHRO.  

Head of Talent Management--Working for a strong CPO, build and implement a TM strategy and programs for this products company going through rapid change and expansion.  

VP, HR--Working closely with 5 BU heads, drive talent strategies for this 4000 rapidly changing company.  

CHRO--Bring a new HR leadership model to this successful expanding financial services company.  

If you are thinking about new HR talent for your organization or considering a career move, we'd welcome a discussion with you. 


Our CEO, Alice Koehn Benson, brings over 20 years of executive search experience, working tirelessly for organizations going through change.  She is known for her close trusting partnerships with clients and candidates, getting a great outcome for both.  

Prior to founding Benson Search Group, Alice was the President & CEO of Gatti & Associates.  Alice drove the revitalization of the brand while growing the business and expanding its reach across the US.  Before leading Gatti, Alice was with a UK based Life Sciences executive search firm with Alice driving the firm's deeper penetration into the US market.  Previous executive search experience included work in the Tech and Professional Services markets with a boutique and then a large multi-national firm.

Her corporate experience included senior HR roles with companies going through significant change including BBN, Lotus, Bank of Boston and PTC.

A board member of HRLF (Human Resources Leadership Forum) and the Weston Council on Aging, Alice also volunteers for Life Science Cares and Nevins Farm.

We boost your business with a strong mission and a clear vision. We are dedicated to our clients and our candidates, and they benefit from our success. If you want to grow your business, contact us today.



Don't just listen to us--Here's a small sample of what our clients and candidates say....

"This is the best experience I've had with a search firm and I've dealt with plenty.  You worked so hard and really understood our needs.  We got a great CHRO."  CEO of $1B Financial Services Company

"You really understood me and what I needed.  Thanks for finding the perfect role and company for me."  CHRO candidate

"She was spot on for the role and what we needed at this time in our company's evolution.  Thanks."  CHRO who hired a Head of Total Rewards

"Your work and ethics are tops."  CEO, Biotech

"You didn't just find the best person you knew, you found the best person in the market.  Thanks for the great effort and outcome."  CHRO, Services Company 

We're Expanding Rapidly and Hiring!

We're Hiring!

 We're Growing!!  Come be part of building an exceptional organization doing exceptional work.  

Due to our rapid expansion, we're looking for committed professionals to join our team.  

Come help build a different kind of search firm, where every employee, every client and every candidate truly matters and they are treated that way.    We don't proclaim a great culture and then act differently--we live our culture every day, in every interaction with each other, our clients, our candidates and the greater community.    

If you want to help build something truly unique, contact Alice Benson, 


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Considering a search partner for your HR hiring need? Looking for your next opportunity? Contact us; we love to talk about HR and the market!

Benson Executive Search Group
(781) 248-4588