Kaye/Bassman’s security recruiting practice specializes in identifying, attracting and acquiring high calibre individuals for companies throughout the security industry worldwide. Our longstanding client and candidate relationships makes us a highly sought after resource for top security professionals.
Our expertise ranges from board level to mid-level management professionals who specialize in the areas of Sales, Engineering, Management, Product Development for Security Manufacturers, Integrators, Distributors and Service Providers. Our experienced team is comprised of search consultants who have lived and worked in the United States and Europe, enabling us to offer a truly global security industry market awareness and presence.
Our security practice has experience in over 40 countries worldwide. In a testament to the global success expected from our clients and candidates, over sixty percent of our business is garnered from repeat clients and fifty five percent from outside the US. Kaye/Bassman has the tenure and the resources to help clients address their international staffing challenges. We have a proven track record of placing highly skilled candidates at key institutions globally for select clients. We succeed because of the tremendous value we place on long-term client and candidate relationships.
We are also recognized as an industry expert for market knowledge by The Wall Street Journal, Fortune, Business Week, USA Today, Fox News, and CNN. We understand that no two companies are the same, and our Client Focused Search model and extensive international experience gives us the ability to adapt to your changing needs or requirements.
“Alexander is very much a ‘focused’ professional of whom I would strongly recommend to clients and partners alike. In recent months I have found his ability to exercise extreme confidentiality whilst maintaining a commercial oulook impressive.” September 22, 2008
“Alex has consistently demonstrated a flare for professionalism in a sector that comes with many challenges. He has a strong reputation for gaining results and finding the right man for the job at the right price and on a deadline. He is a recruiter with a difference – he enjoys the ear of the top 5% as well as being able to reach the best of the mainstream players that make our industry tick. With a passion and energy that is an example to us all I have no hesitation in recommending Alex for all your recruitment and head hunting needs.” May 28, 2009
“I found Alexander to be genuine, straight forward and totally professional in his dealings with me, a pleasure to work with and will certainly use his services again in the future” August 2, 2009
“I have worked with Alexander for a number of years. Alexander has a talent for presenting excellent candidates, entirely suitable for whatever opportunity I have been recruiting. I would have no hesitation in recommending Aleaxander to anyone in the industry.” August 6, 2009
“Alexander approached me discretely and guided me through a process towards a new position. I can highy recommend him.” November 5, 2010
“Alexander knows his business inside out and acts with complete professionalism. If you are seeking employment or are an employer Alexander will provide an excellent service.” November 11, 2010
“Alexander was very tenatious in our dealings. His knowledge of the industry ensured I felt comfortable and he was consistent in working with me. I would happily recommend Alexander without hesitation.” June 3, 2009
“Alex, as his picture potrays, is a driven, fighting fit energetic business professional. Someone, who on the one hand pays meticulous attention to detail, while on the other never loses sight of the bigger picture. Key ingrediants needed when running a successful head-hunting business. A consumate professional and a very pleasant, jolly individual to boot..” October 12, 2010
“Alexander always provides his services with the utmost integrity and professionalism; his market knowledge is extensive, as are his contacts – it is always a pleasure to work with Alexander on an assignment” October 13, 2010
“I have had several opportunities to work with Alexander over the past 4 years and have a great deal of respect for his professionalism and dedication to execution. I consider him a colleague and someone I will continue to work with. Sean P. Boyle Managing Director InterPoint, LLC” November 30, 2007
“One of the few executive search organisations I have worked with that I would whole heartly recommend to others.” September 9, 2008
“Alexander has broken away from the hoards and actually provides service – in a service industry! Almost unique, in so much as he actually listens to your requirements.” January 11, 2009
“Alexander proved himself when I worked with him. Very result orientated.” October 12, 2010
“Alexander is very knowledgeable in the security industry and can always rely on his personal attributes to win a deal.” October 12, 2010
“I have no difficulty in recommending Alexander, I have found him to be honest, insightful and professional. His communication skills and calmness in stressful situations set him apart from the rest.” October 12, 2010
“Alexander is a top chap. He has a very good understanding of the employment workplace and has certainly put me forward for a number of positions in the past that have not been your everyday opportunity. Good communications and support through the employment process, Alexander has never failed to come back to me nor support me throughout my dealings with him. Most certainly one of the premier recruiters within the UK..” October 13, 2010
“I had a pleasure of working with Alexander during a recruitment process. He has fantastic communications skills. During the process he kept everybody informed and was able to bring tranquility for all parties.” October 15, 2010
“I first met Alexander in 2003, when he joined MRI. I had seen many a new starter from outside of recruitment join MRI and struggle, but I knew at once that he would succeed – he duly did just that. I now belong to a Peer Group with Alexander. I admire him for his unwavering confidence and energy. He is eternally optimistic and sees an opportunity and a solution where others see only obstacles. He has a passion for his work and good technical and market knowledge. But above all it is that drive, determination, dedication and commitment to the pursuit of excellence that makes him stand apart as a person and as a recruiter.” May 28, 2009
“Alexander provides a superb service – going the extra mile as they say. Good results and I will use him again.” October 19, 2010
“Alexander excels in professional placement for its industry focus, his empathy and his focus on value creation for both the client and the candidate. I would recommend him to any organization in the security industry where specificity of human capital makes the difference.” August 11, 2011
“There is a simple but complete comment that can give the idea how Alexander does it job: After years of carrier (where I had opportunity to meet various Head Hunter) Alexander was the first that took care of my feeling and my thoughts during the recruitment process!!! And this represent for me a fantastic way to combine human attitude on a business and professional way to work!!” August 29, 2011
“I highly recommend Alexander, who I’ve used for Senior position searches in Europe. He is the ultimate professional and has an extensive network of contacts in the industry. His service-oriented approach and acute understanding of his clients’ requirements, combined with a straightforward style of communications, makes Alexander very effective and a pleasure to work with.” August 7, 2011
“I have had the pleasure of working with Alexander on many occasions over the years and he has always provided a very professional service, both for clients and candidates alike, his knowledge of both the industry and people within it is excellent and i have no hesitation in recommending Alexander to anybody that is in need of his services.” February 3, 2012
“Dealing with Alexander was a pleasure, his consideration for my situation and the stresses & concerns involved when making one of life’s big changes was refreshing. His support & guidance enabled me to make the right decision.” 2011
“Alexander is a great person to work with. He is one that will work hard to find the right position for you, not just a job.” Jan 2013
“Alexander is a consummate professional, providing a top-notch global recruiting service. He has truly earned the highest of my recommendations.” Oct. 2012