The Christopher Group: Delivering Tailored Human Capital Solutions

Nat Schiffer


“At The Christopher Group, we embody our action-based values - Do the Right Thing, Win Together, Deliver Excellence, Care for the Whole Person, and Connect - in all that we do”

When it comes to the HR and recruitment, businesses often encounter various challenges, from talent shortages to increased competition for top candidates. In fact, the need for diverse talent pipelines to meet their workforce needs is a critical element. Moreover, there is a rise in the demand for highly skilled candidates with specialized expertise. The Christopher Group addresses these challenges head-on with cutting edge offerings and tailored HR solutions. Through strategic partnerships and extensive network in the HR industry, the company has access to a pool of top talent across industries and HR functional domains. This allows to efficiently source and place candidates who possess the specific skills and experience required by clients. In the dynamic landscape of human resources and recruitment, The Christopher Group stands as a beacon of innovation and excellence. Since its inception in 1998, the company has been a driving force in the recruitment service provider domain, offering a comprehensive suite of services that set it apart from the competition. “At The Christopher Group, we embody our action-based values – Do the Right Thing, Win Together, Deliver Excellence, Care for the Whole Person, and Connect – in all that we do,” begins Nat Schiffer, CEO, The Christopher Group.

The cornerstone of The Christopher Group’s success lies in its commitment to delivering tailored human capital solutions that adapt to the ever-evolving needs of the business world. While executive HR search remains the firm’s core offering, it has expanded its services to enrich its suite, providing comprehensive solutions in workforce management. This commitment reflects the company’s forward-thinking approach, ensuring it remains at the forefront of industry trends and client expectations.

One of the standout features of The Christopher Group is its proprietary executive search platform, the Christopher Recruiting System (CRS). This industry-leading platform has gained recognition for its effectiveness and efficiency in executive search. The company’s approach differentiates itself by initiating each search from scratch, ensuring a thorough and precise process. This commitment to precision is underscored by the firm’s impressive statistics – 86% of searches filled in Slate 1, a 99% average diversity mix across all searches, less than 1% first-year candidate failures, and a 98% average offer-to-acceptance rate.

The Christopher Group takes pride in its commitment to diversity and inclusion. The firm offers 100% diversity-only searches at no additional charge, demonstrating its dedication to ensuring that the most qualified individuals, regardless of background, are placed in executive positions. This commitment is further bolstered by the presence of an in-house expert, including a Ph.D. I/O psychologist and a renowned DEIB practice leader.

In addressing the challenges of the recruitment service provider space, The Christopher Group recognizes the need for diverse talent pipelines and the demand for highly skilled candidates. The firm leverages its industry-leading executive search platform, and an extensive network to efficiently source and place candidates with specific skills and experience. The in-house team of experts, including a DEIB leader and a Ph.D. I/O psychologist, further enhances the company’s ability to address these challenges effectively.

Beyond executive search, The Christopher Group has strategically positioned itself through partnerships, extending its services to HR consulting and advisory. These alliances go beyond traditional executive search, broadening the scope of services and deepening the company’s expertise in human resources. The strategic partnerships empower The Christopher Group to access a wider talent pool, leveraging diverse networks to identify and attract the best executives for client companies.

Customer satisfaction has been a guiding principle since the company’s founding. With placement and performance guarantees, The Christopher Group ensures that clients have a positive experience with its services. The firm’s commitment to excellence is reflected in its track record and the success stories of satisfied clients who have benefited from its tailored human capital solutions.

Looking ahead, The Christopher Group remains committed to delivering innovative HR strategies and solutions. The company’s expansion into interim and fractional solutions demonstrates its agility in meeting diverse client needs. The ability to deploy interim HR leaders swiftly, within just two weeks, showcases the company’s strategic enhancement of capabilities to navigate the dynamic shifts within the workforce management industry.

The Christopher Group is not just a recruitment service provider; it is a strategic partner committed to excellence, innovation, and delivering unparalleled value in human capital solutions. With a leadership team that brings extensive industry experience, a commitment to diversity, and a forward-thinking approach, The Christopher Group is poised to continue its trajectory as a premier choice for recruitment solutions, setting new standards for the industry. “With our extensive connections in the HR world and our reputation as a leader in the industry, we are well positioned to deliver exceptional results for our clients,” concludes Schiffer.