Radu Manolescu Managing Partner


  • Founder & Managing Partner K.M.Trust & Partners/IIC Partners Romania
  • Partner in IIC Partners - top 10 global executive search organizations, 53 offices, 35 countries
  • 2011 - 2013 Member of European Council, AESC
  • Co-Founder in the mid management recruitment firm K2S, founded 2009
  • 2014 - Certified Coach, Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder Centered Coaching


  • 13 years in Executive Search in Romania, 4 years in the CEE region
  • 2 years in recruitment, training and outplacement in Romania
  • 4 years sales & marketing roles in pesticides, import/export, shipping and copiers in Romania
  • Management assessment consultant & coach for international blue chip and local companies
  • HARVARD Business School - Leadership
  • INSEAD - Innovation, Change Management, Leadership, Strategy
  • Postgraduate Marketing in Athens, Greece
  • ASE University Diploma - International Business Administration, Bucharest, Romania


  • CEO Clubs Bucharest
  • IIC Partners, Global Technology Practice Group
  • Chaine des Rôtisseurs, Chancelier du Baillage de Roumanie by 2015
  • AESC European Council by 2014
  • Supervisory Board PACT Foundation
  • Founder & President of AVE - Asociatia pentru Valori in Educatie
  • Advisory Board, Romanian American University Bucharest
  • Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder Centered Coaching


  • Gastronomy and wines, sports, interior design, leadership development.


  • Various articles in media;
  • Co-Author for "Ghid Practic pentru Antreprenori", Universul Juridic, Bucharest, 2012.


We are here to do the tough job. No role is ever easy to fill, but we are usually called on when you seek that very rare breed of candidate ...



Together, we are building talentship today and tomorrow, for amazing companies and amazing careers ...