Global in Reach. Boutique by Design.
As a talent management boutique with global reach, we go the extra distance with our expertise and experience to bring you tailored strategies that stand the test of time. Independent and employee-owned, we bring great pride, care, and passion to every engagement.
With a strong concentration of real estate and real assets clients and deep expertise in hospitality and healthcare services, we are able to access talent from both inside and outside a variety of industries. Our approach has enabled us to recruit strong, diverse talent into the industries and asset classes we both love and serve.
We orchestrate the essential disciplines impacting human capital - Executive and Board Search, Compensation Consulting, Leadership Consulting, and Management Consulting - to deliver trustworthy solutions that help you capitalize on the advantages of great leadership. Our attentive and closely connected team collaborates across continents to help clients drive value with confidence. Hear from our clients.
Impact of COVID-19 on REIT Compensation Debrief: An Unprecedented Year for Modifications to Annual Incentive Plans But Limited Changes to Long-Term Incentives The past year has been unprecedented in many ways, including the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the REIT industry. Throughout 2020, companies regularly reviewed compensation to monitor the pandemic’s impact on…
By Linda J. Isaacson and Timothy McCarthy, Hart Howerton Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) concerns are increasingly important in assessing investment and risk mitigation strategies in the investment management industry. Throughout 2020, we saw how purposeful companies with better ESG profiles outperformed their peers.1 Drivers such as technology, data, and innovative business models are…
“The opportunity to partner with AIMCO on such an important Board-building initiative, strengthening its Board leadership through a diverse group of new directors with a myriad of industry knowledge, experiences and backgrounds, has been immensely gratifying”, said William Ferguson, Chairman and CEO of Ferguson Partners. “We are proud of our partnership with AIMCO, and recruiting…
Ferguson Partners is pleased to share an exclusive excerpt from Chairman and CEO William J. Ferguson’s timely new book, The Test is Now Upon Us, on the defining qualities of leadership through crisis, in the real estate industry and across all other industries. The excerpt contains the book’s introduction, Leadership Must Prevail, as well…
In this edition of Corporate Governance Monitor, Ferguson Partners shares recently published perspectives on critical, Board-related issues impacted by the current moment: compensation, the dangers of talent burnout, investor priorities, and issues Boards must consider as organizations contemplate relocating headquarters. Download the PDF here.