Compass is the Nordic alternative to recruitment, interim management and HR.
We believe in dialogue and personal encounters, not in one-size-fits-all.
Pressure is a privilege. Our commitment to you puts a healthy pressure on us, but in our mind pressure is a privilege.

At Compass, we have helped companies acquire candidates to strengthen their business and our proven track record allows us to prepare you for the challenges of tomorrow.


The world is changing at an ever more rapid pace. Markets are becoming increasingly competitive, which significantly impacts how companies acquire, retain and develop their most valuable assets – their people.

The idea behind our services is simple: we allow you to meet the challenges of tomorrow by covering your needs today – whether you are looking for executives, managers, specialists, assessment or HR services. We do executive search and recruitment across six selected industries.

Through our extensive local network and flexible, innovative approach we have been a major player in executive search, manager and specialist recruitment, assessment, interim management and HR services in the Nordic for more than 30 years and our experience counts well beyond 100.000 interviews across several industries.

Life Sciences and Healthcare

We have one of the market’s most comphehensive track records within Life Sciences & Healthcare. Whether you need an executive, manager or specialist in pharmaceuticals, generics, consumer healthcare, medical devices, biotechnology or diagnostics, we can help you find the right candidate across local, regional, and global positions.

Industrial & Construction

Compass delivers candidates within the Industrial and Construction sector. We work with companies specialised within construction, forest industry, logistics, industrial services, packaging and industrial electronics – to name but a few. We help our clients cope with an increasingly competitive environment, filling positions across all executive management and specialist levels.

Financial Services

Based on our sound knowledge of the industry and its disciplines, we help our clients with financial profiles. Against a background of growing internationalisation, globalisation, mergers and acquisitions, we provide you with the experts needed to keep your business flexible and buoyant.

Information and Communication Technology

The Information and Communication Technology sector represents one of our most prominent industries. We have helped some of the most successful companies to find Vice Presidents, Directors, consultants, programmers and architects. With our comprehensive industry knowledge understanding, we continue to attract important clients within the sector.

Consumer Products

The challenges faced by the fast moving consumer goods industry are immense. We understand these challenges and have a proven track record for finding both leaders and specialists who are able to adapt to new frames of competition, whether you are in food, non-food, or wholesale. Compass delivers a range of profiles from Key Account Managers who know how to navigate price-sensitive markets and complicated distribution setups to Supply Chain Managers who develop efficient and flexible supply chains.

Public and Non-governmental Organisations

Over the years, we have managed assignments in municipalities, county councils, member organizations, foundations and NGOs. We help public organisations with recruitment on many levels, from Municipal Managers, Policy Advisors and other profiles with expertise within Public and Non-Governmental Organisations.


First of all, we are humble. We always seek to understand our clients in order to be understood.

We build long-lasting relationships by being genuinely interested and honest about our clients’ needs. In fact, our relationships with clients last for decades, as we keep a very transparent and straightforward way of working. We listen, demonstrate our nuanced understanding, and always aim to exceed expectations.

We are ready to share our in-depth knowledge. Our extensive experience and understanding of every industry makes us the obvious choice, whether you are looking for executives, specialists, interim consultants, assessment or HR services.

Contact us today.

We can prepare you for the challenges of tomorrow.