[London, 1 February] – Adamson & Partners, a leading Executive Search firm specialised within the Intellectual Property (IP) & Legal sectors, is delighted to announce the appointment of Julian Adamson as its new Managing Partner. This appointment follows the distinguished tenure of Chris Adamson, who has led the firm since 2014.

With over 30 years of excellence in executive search, Adamson & Partners has established itself as a trusted name in the industry. Julian is eager to build upon the excellent foundation and platform that has been instrumental in the firm’s enduring success.

“I am excited to take on the role of Managing Partner and to build upon the legacy that Chris Adamson and the firm has cultivated over the past 35 years. I greatly appreciate the foundation laid by Chris. His leadership has not only driven the growth of the firm but has also fostered values that matter, with a focus on inclusion, integrity, passion, and expertise. Adamson & Partners is known for its excellence, and I look forward to continuing to ambitiously grow the firm while maintaining the high standards that have made us successful,” said Julian.

As Managing Partner, Julian aims to leverage the firm’s rich history, industry expertise, and established client relationships to drive further growth and success. The focus will be on expanding services, embracing new opportunities, and ensuring that Adamson & Partners remains at the forefront of executive search in the IP and Legal sectors.

The entire team at Adamson & Partners would like to greatly thank Chris and is confident that Julian will steer the business towards continued success in the ever-evolving executive search landscape.

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Chris Adamson

Managing Partner & Practice Head - IP Litigation