Years of market leadership
Building careers. Building organisations.
ABC Consultants is India's leading executive search and talent advisory firm, proudly shaping the future of multinationals and Indian businesses for over 50 years
corporate India’s journey
Trusted advisors to multinationals, leading Indian businesses and leadership professionals
Careers built to date
Consultants pan India
Offices across India
The Executive Search industry's most seasoned consultants, bringing an agile mindset, an empathetic perspective and an entrepreneurial spirit to every client engagement.
From one office in Kolkata to a network of offices pan India, take a look at our
fascinating journey in the last five decades
Dr. Bish Agrawal establishes Associated Business Consultants as a Consulting services firm in Kolkata
1970s & 1980s
ABC opens offices in all major cities across India. Rapidly becomes a preferred partner to work with for corporates and professionals
HR consulting arm of the group forms JV with Watson Wyatt Worldwide to launch Watson Wyatt (HR Consulting) in India.
ABC Placements is created as a volume hiring arm
JV with Manpower Inc ABC Placements, the volume hiring business is sold to Manpower as part of the JV
ABC launches FlexAbility, its Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) arm and Headhonchos, India’s first online career services platform for senior professionals
A Group Advisory Board is appointed to strengthen group strategy
ABC goes from a branch structure to 24 industry-focused practices
ABC merges Headhonchos into QuezX.com, India’s leading recruitment aggregator and takes a majority stake in the combined entity
ABC launches Independent Reference Checks and Career Transition/Outplacement services
ABC sells FlexAbility to longstanding partner Alexander Mann Solutions (AMS) to focus on leadership hiring services
ABC launches Amplify – HR Consulting services, a comprehensive portfolio of HR & Talent Solutions delivered by a curated panel of trusted experts
We recognize that each industry has its own nuances in terms of management style, hiring practices and compensation norms. To provide clients with specialized search solutions, ABC has developed expertise in the following industries
ABC Consultants, through its executive search and talent advisory services has been an integral part of Corporate India since 1969
Our Executive Search consultants play the role of ‘trusted advisors’ to help firms hire top-of-the-line leadersGet Started
We enable firms to build strong and diverse leadership teams with our unique methodologyGet Started
We partner with responsible firms to reorient their impacted employees back into the job marketGet Started
Our discreet Reference Checks bring out an otherwise hard-to-get picture closest to realityGet Started
Amplify – HR
A comprehensive portfolio of HR Services delivered by a curated panel of expertsGet Started
We use our expertise, deep domain knowledge and the experience garnered over the last five
decades in our articles and posts about leadership hiring and our HR Consulting services.
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Deputy Managing Director, Lending and Project Finance, National Bank for Financing Infrastructure and Development (NaBFID)
CHRO, Edelweiss Life
Co-Founder Excitel & Extreme Labs
CEO- ITC Filtrona
Vice President and Head Human Resources, Indian Metals & Ferro Alloys Ltd.
Executive Vice President and Head Human Resource, Entertainment Network India Limited (Radio Mirchi)
Director, Institute of Management Technology
Senior Vice President (Product & Technology), Blink Charging