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Technology and Communications Recruiting and Executive Search Services

The information and communications technology sector is concerned with products and services that store, retrieve, transmit or receive digital information. In other words, this sector is the backbone of how we communicate in the digital age. Telecommunications, internet service, satellite, cloud technology, cable, enterprise software and other similar providers are all included in this large and important sector.

Technology and Communications at a glance

Globally, it’s estimated that $3.8 million is spent on IT infrastructure and services. As capacity increases, we see this sector growing with the growing needs of enterprises across industries.

Major information technology organizations:

  • Apple
  • Hewlett Packard
  • IBM
  • Amazon
  • Microsoft
  • Google
  • Intel
  • Cisco Systems
  • Samsung
  • Dell
  • Sony

Major Industry Challenges for the Technology and Communications

We find that our information technology clients identify the following challenges as being top of mind:

  • New market opportunities: 4.3 billion people still live without the internet (largely in developing countries). Opportunities in technology applications and infrastructure abound as this industry grows.
  • Security: When top Fortune 500 companies think about security, they know they need to go beyond the basics in today’s competitive information market.
  • Talent shortages: As capacity grows and technology advances, these executives are always looking for the talent and labor that will help them scale successful industries.

How We Serve the Information Technology and Communications Industry

With a long record of placing executives in sought-after digital roles, along with our partner recruiters at CFR, we are uniquely position to deliver high quality candidates for this fast-changing industry.