After many years in Executive Search Edwin started VA Search summer 2003. Since then the company has grown into a European Search Boutique with a distinctive and effective approach that has led to a 100% success rate on assignments.
Dedicated to building trusted relationships with both clients and candidates, Edwin ensures a constant high level of candidates by conducting all face-to-face interviews personally. Edwin is from the Netherlands and graduated in Economic and Social History at the VU in Amsterdam. He is fluent in Dutch and English, and has a good understanding of German.
Real insight into the ICT and consultancy industry is one of the primary forces behind VA Search’s growth over the last thirteen years, and Alex has headed up our research department for the last twelve. Alex and his team bring a tried, tested and – above all – thorough approach to marketplace research, ensuring they always put forward candidates with the right skills and background as well as the right personality.
Alex holds an MSc in Environmental Management & Legislation. He is also fluent in English, Spanish and French, with a good working knowledge of Swedish, all of which have served him well during his decade in the Executive Search business.
Born in London, Dalia holds a BA in Economics from the University of Essex.
Dalia speaks fluent English and Arabic and as a stickler for detail says the thing that she enjoys most about working for VA Search is the quality-driven ethos of the company.
Her diagnostic approach to searches ensures a perfect match for the needs of both employers and potential candidates.
Nathasha Osei Bonsu [Senior Consultant]
Born and raised in Germany, Nathasha holds a BA in Psychosocial Studies from Goldsmiths University of London and is fluent in both German and English. Her attention to detail and ability to think outside the box, contribute to her excellent Resourcing skills. Nathasha enjoys working in multicultural settings and has a keen interest in the impact of digitalisation and innovative technologies on today’s society.
Melissa Aboraa [Consultant]
Born in Belgium, Melissa is currently based in London. She holds a Bsc in International Politics from Brunel University London and is currently pursuing an MBA at Ulster University. Melissa speaks fluent Dutch and English and has experience working in the Benelux and UK markets.
She enjoys helping people take new journeys in their career path and is intrigued by the way technology is changing the world.