Arthur Hunt Group – Austria

Vienna, Austria


Stubenring 24/1/Top 4
1010 Vienna
Tel. +43 1 533 13 15

« A laboratory of corporate innovation for our customers. »
Axel Parkhouse – President of Arthur Hunt Group

Arthur Hunt Group is the result of Hommes & Technologies founded by Axel Parkhouse and the executive search and assessment company, Arthur Hunt, founded by Charles-Henri de Beauvoir and Didier Dreyfous-Ducas merger.

Our activity is structured around four main fields of expertise:

  • Recruitment of managers and executives: Arthur Hunt Executive Search
  • Human resources consulting : Arthur Hunt Consulting
  • Transition management : Arthur Hunt Transition
  • Talent Management/Leadership assessment

The Arthur Hunt Group in France and Europe

A total of 150 staff across 8 integrated subsidiaries in Europe, 450 clients

  • We learn from and support one another in our consulting, recruitment, leadership assessment and transition management activities with an ethos of sharing knowledge with our clients.
  • Because we are an HR Consultancy Group, we are well placed to take an ever-vigilant and active approach to our role, enabling us to anticipate and support new developments within sectors, organisations and the workforce.

Executive Search

The various assessment tools we use enable us to be objective in our evaluations, to help the decision-making process and to support candidates’ integration

Being firm believers that continuous improvement is driven by innovation, we make a point of constantly reviewing and redeveloping our tools

Arthur Hunt in East European Countries

Within the Arthur Hunt Group we are 90 consultants and researchers dedicated to Executive Search in Europe.

  • We search for senior, operations and functional managers having a direct impact on the company’s performance. Our people, who are specialists in your sector, have the experience to challenge ideas and suggest creative, innovative operational solutions.
  • Our researchers’ high level of seniority enables us to make exhaustive searches for the best potential candidates.
  • Acting as ambassadors for your image as an employer, the consultants highlight the attractiveness of your offer, evaluate candidates’ skills and check for a good cultural match


Managing Partner

Jacques is founder and Managing Partner of Arthur Hunt Austria. As Senior Consultant with 28 years of experience in personnel consulting with emphasis on Executive Search national & international and focus on top management positions and specialists in the fields of Investment & Commercial Banking, Industrial Goods, Automotive, FMCG and retail – Jacques has placed innumerable positions with great success. Further core businesses build Management Audits & Appraisals, Compensation Consulting, accompanying of Start-up companies and the execution of Assessment Centers. Furthermore, he is the author of “Das ABC der Karriere”.


Previous experience

Prior to founding Arthur Hunt Austria in 1999 Jacques was Senior Consultant and Managing Director of the Central European Department of Jenewein Management Consulting. Since 2000 Jacques is additionally lector at the FH Eisenstadt and the FH Vienna and advises students how to plan their career and professional future.

Educational background

Jacques graduated from the University of Economics in Business Administration. He speaks native French, fluent German and English as well as good Italian.