Alain De Borchgrave

Brussels Paris

+32 495 21 09 60 / +33 6 95 16 19 29

Alain joined the Paris office of Eric Salmon & Partners in 2006 then opened the Brussels office in 2008.

Part of the global Financial Practice, he currently focuses on Benelux and France, concentrating on pan-European searches in banking, insurance, private equity, private banking/asset management and back office/financial infrastructure. He also specialises in financial and legal positions in industry in Europe and assists family companies with their international growth strategies.

He works on all aspects of leadership advisory, including assessments, organisational design, succession planning, executive and board search and board and family governance.

Prior to joining Eric Salmon & Partners, Alain was a Partner at Heidrick & Struggles and then at Odgers (Ray & Berndtson) in Brussels, leading the Financial Services Practice. Educated in Belgium, Alain de Borchgrave gained a BA in Business Management at Université Catholique de Louvain and completed an MBA program at INSEAD, Fontainebleau.

Languages French, Dutch, English. Conversant in Spanish and German