Thomas Hofer - Managing Partner and Founder Member
Thomas Hofer - Managing Partner and Founder Member
Managing Partner and Founder Member

Thomas Hofer is Managing Partner and Founder Member of Hofer Tan Partners, with decades of extensive experience in leadership consulting and executive search at board and senior management level.

He is highly accomplished in all aspects of executive search, board consulting, succession planning and strategic talent management and brings a senior insider perspective to his work.

Thomas has a reputation to partner with clients with integrity, discretion and dedication to achieve best solutions. He maintains lifelong relationships with high-level executives and industry insiders around the world.

Apart from his professional executive roles, Thomas brings along extensive leadership and management experience as former Commanding Officer of a regiment, with four battalions and 2500 military personnel. As Battalion Commander, he was in charge of an army corps headquarter and served as Platoon and Company Commander of Mountain Infantry of the Swiss Military.

Thomas maintains a lifelong interest in sports and earlier voluntarily served as Team Manager of the Swiss National Elite Rowing Team, participating in World Cup and World Championships during two Olympic Cycles, 2004 Athens and 2008 Beijing. He advised on search and selection of critical appointments of national head coaches and continues to collaborate with the international sports sector on talent search requirements.

Thomas served as Master of a Zurich Guild for six years and remains a lifelong member. He has been a Member of The Gold & Silver Wyre Drawer Livery of London and is a Freeman of the City of London.


PHILOSOPHY: In today’s transformative economic environment we have to strengthen our focus on attitude, soft skills and personality to create sustainable solutions for our clients.

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