For nearly thirty years, the Swann Group’s brands have been trusted leadership advisors to organisations in natural resources and related services around the world.
Leaders in senior executive search and advisory
When the boards of global organisations in the engineering and capital-intensive sectors need to place, retain, advise and develop their most senior leaders, they turn to Swann.
Through our services in executive search, coaching, research and advisory we help our clients to build and develop high-performing leadership teams.
We advise the leaders of today and find the leaders of tomorrow.
Building and developing site-based management teams in the mining sector
Cygnet is an international search firm specialising in operations and project management teams for the mining and natural resources sectors.
We connect organisations with mining talent, build site-based management teams and use assessment and coaching to take their leadership skills to the next level.
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