Witt/Kieffer has been a national leader in executive searches for almost 50 years, specializing in higher education, academic medicine, healthcare, life sciences and the nonprofit sector. Its mission is to support the leadership needs of organizations committed to improving the quality of life. Witt/Kieffer's values include a passion for excellence, teamwork, diversity, integrity and personalized service.
Over the past five years, Witt/Kieffer has completed roughly 250 higher education leadership searches, the majority of them identifying new presidents or chancellors. Higher education searches comprise about a quarter of the firm's business.
Founded in 1969, the firm's headquarters is outside Chicago. For more information, visit http://www.wittkieffer.com/about/great-leadership.