As a Digital Talent Advisory we 
deliver talent strategies that 
build top digital capabilities.

led by digital 
change leaders 
Markus Dobbelfeld 
& Frederik Thomas 

Empowering 
organizations to
 
thrive in the 
digital age

Unleash your organization's digital potential with Search & Co, the leading Digital Talent Advisory. We specialize in recruiting, assessing and empowering digital talent, leveraging our industry expertise and extensive network. 

With 25 years of digital leadership expertise, we empower businesses to discover, develop, and retain digital talent who drive success in the digital age. Experience the convenience of our talent strategies, attracting talent and enhancing skills and capabilities to navigate the digital economy with confidence.

25 yrs

Leadership experience 
in digital change

100+

Digital leaders
placed sucessfully

1’500+

Digital talents assessed
on skills & potential

2’500+

Talents empowered
through upskilling

3 reasons to 
partner with us

1

Accelerate Your Digital Talent Acquisition

Our streamlined recruitment services aim to reduce the time it takes to fill digital leadership positions, so you can swiftly build your digital capabilities and gain a competitive edge.

2

Elevate Your Employee Retention Strategy

Our tailored upskilling programs help nurture and retain top talent, providing them with the skills they need to excel in their roles and advance their careers within your organization.

3

Achieve Measurable Business Growth

Our broad range of digital talent strategies help you succeed in the digital space, delivering tangible business outcomes, such as increased revenue and improved customer satisfaction.

Founders & Managing Partners

The ‘Digital Veterans’ — experienced leaders with a 
proven track record in the digital economy.

Markus Dobbelfeld Managing Partner

As a long-serving board member and former CMO/CDO of major international corporations, Markus has successfully built and led numerous digital change initiatives in global omnichannel corporations that delivered impressive commercial results through disruptive digital business models (such as Thermomix).  
 

Markus also contributes to academia as a director of studies and lecturer in digital leadership at esteemed Swiss universities of applied sciences such as HSLU and FHNW.

Frederik Thomas Managing Partner

As a former CIO and visionary driver of digital change, Frederik has demonstrated operational leadership by implementing numerous digital transformation initiatives across multiple industries and markets. His experience includes building, leading, and restructuring large-scaled digital organizations.  

Frederik empowers the next generation of digital leaders as a
director of studies and lecturer for digital leadership at FHNW,
one of Switzerland's leading universities.

Careers

Join our digital 
talent watchlist!

Are you a digital talent looking for your
 next big move? Look no further!

On behalf of our clients, we recruit talents for digital specialist and leadership positions. Share your resume with us to be added to our watchlist.

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Let us help you unleash 
your digital potential

Advisory board

Accomplished
 
Advisory Board Members

Malte Polzin Strategic Advisor | Digital Business Veteran

As an experienced C-level executive in digital commerce, marketing and transformation, Malte brings a wealth of expertise in the digital era. With his extensive background in digital business and diverse leadership positions, he provides strategic guidance to our leadership team.

Markus Wenger Strategic Advisor | Digital Commerce Veteran

Markus has amassed over 20 years of experience in the software industry, holding key leadership positions in renowned companies. His deep understanding of digital dynamics and trends, as well as his extensive network allows him to offer valuable insights and strategic vision.

Discover the story behind Search & Co.

Our Mission & Vision

The founders and managing partners of Search & Co. 
are long-standing board members and digital thought leaders who have led multiple digital transformation initiatives as senior executives in global companies, including; Hilti, Adobe, Wolford, Credit Suisse, IWC, Datwyler, Interdiscount, and Vorwerk/Thermomix.

With 20+ years of leadership experience in the digital economy, they realized that the ultimate success factor in digital change is not technology—but people! Since 2019, they've been dedicated to empowering talents and businesses to reach their full digital potential through academic, social and entrepreneurial endeavors.

Having faced challenges finding suitable recruiting partners during multiple build-up’s of large-scale digital units led us to establish a ‘Digital Talent Advisory’ for organizations seeking practical digital experience.

Frederik Thomas & Markus Dobbelfeld
Founders of Search & Co.

Yes! I’m ready to get the 
ball rolling on the digital-
savvy team I need

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