Ossi Schröder


Ossi Schröder is a founding partner of the international recruitment network, Continental Search Alliance (CSA).

Before his career in executive search and recruitment, Ossi worked for an international software company that delivered software solutions for pharmaceutical and life sciences industries. The company went through a tremendous growth phase, from small start-up to a firm that succeeded in gaining a leadership foothold in Europe and USA. This experience has given Ossi real practical experience and insight, that has been invaluable in his later career in Executive Search.

After that Ossi worked for one of the leading Executive Search companies in Finland gaining an excellent foundation in recruitment. From there he engaged his entrepreneurial spirit and established two technology focused recruitment companies before going onto co-found the CSA.

Ossi has carried out C-level and IT-specialist searches since 2002. He is particularly familiar with highly demanding technical and sales searches. Ossi also has a proven track record in C-level recruitment, for SME's as well as listed global companies.


CSA Finland & Baltics
Lautatarhankatu 6
00580 Helsinki

+358 20 155 2431
+358 40 825 6903



 Ossi has B.Sc. in computer science and academic degree in psychology and organisation psychology.

 Executive Search Experience

 Ossi has worked in the executive search industry for over 11 years focused on Sales, Technology & IT services.

 Recent Searches by Role

  • Salesforce.com Delivery Manager
  • Chief Information Officer
  • Lead Salesforce Consultant
  • Team Manager
  • Software Development Manager
  • Chief Architect
  • Solution Architect, SAP
  • Key Account Manager

Recent Client Engagements

  • Capgemini
  • Basware
  • Seven Networks
  • Wärtsilä
  • Tieto
  • Digia
  • Kesko