Annette Roodhart

Annette Roodhart Executive Search and HR Consultant

  • Finance / HR / Legal
  • Cross-industry / PE

Annette is a Dutch national, who has relocated to Amsterdam in 2016 after having lived and worked in Switzerland since 2011. Annette has over 20 years of experience in global and regional HR roles in consumer goods, private equity, transportation, metals & mining and food services. She has worked for companies like  Bacardi, Selecta Vending Solutions (private equity- backed), Maersk and RJ Reynolds Tobacco.  Earlier in her career, Annette worked as a global executive search consultant with Boyden International. Annette has extensive experience in recruiting senior leaders, executive coaching, talent management, leadership development, building & facilitating high performance, organization development/change management. Annette studied English Language & Literature at the University of Amsterdam and has an M.A. in International Human Resources from the Rotterdam School of Management/Erasmus Graduate School of Business.  She has lived and worked in Switzerland and the UK and is fluent in Dutch, English and German. Annette also gets by in French and speaks a little Spanish, Malay and Japanese. 

Charles Salomons

Charles Salomons Executive Search Consultant

  • FMCG / Direct Selling
  • Marketing / Sales / General Management

Charles is a Dutch national who has been living in Switzerland since 2003. Before becoming an executive search consultant, Charles worked for more than 20 years in General Management and Marketing & Sales at top-tier consumer goods companies, including Colgate-Palmolive, Coca-Cola and Carlsberg. He has held operational, strategic, regional and functional roles, and been closely involved in driving organizational change. In his last role, Charles designed and implemented the company’s human capital approach in Marketing & Sales. Charles earned a BSc degree from The Hague Institute of Technology (Netherlands). He has lived and worked in five countries, and speaks Dutch, English, French and German. He has been living in Switzerland for 16 years.