Johan Redtzer

Johan RedtzerJohan is the Chairman and a founding Partner of CSA and is focused on C-level positions across EMEA.

Johan has more than 16 years executive search experience across EMEA recruiting executive, senior leadership and high impact talent for a diverse range of clients, including Fortune 100 companies as well as high-growth venture backed technology start-ups.

Prior to CSA, Johan spent six years with Penna Plc, one of Europe’s leading Human Capital Management firms. At Penna Johan was the Managing Director for the successful Nordic Practice before he started the Penna business in Spain, Madrid.

Before Penna, Johan was the Managing Director and founding partner of Head Executive search (TARGET Group), a Swedish search firm that he grew from zero to 25 employees with offices in both Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmoe.

In Johan´s earlier career he worked as Sales and Marketing manager in companies like Adobe and Newbridge (Alcatel Lucent).

Johan has a EMEA perspective to executive search – really acknowledging the cultural aspects of international Executive Search. He has recruited and operated in multiple countries working out of offices in Stockholm and Madrid. Johan speaks Swedish, English and Spanish.

CSA Spain & Sweden

Vasagatan 7, floor 4
111 20 Stockholm

+46 708 58 26 87



Johan has a degree in Marketing and Economics from the IHM Business School in Stockholm. He has given lectures in HR related subjects at the International MBA program at Instituto se Empresa in Madrid.

Executive Search Experience

Johan has worked in the executive search industry for 16 years, focusing on leadership and executive positions across EMEA.

Recent Searches by Role

  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Director of Marketing EMEA
  • Managing Director Sweden
  • Managing Director Spain
  • Managing Director Switzerland
  • Managing Director Norway
  • Director of Engineering WW.
  • Sales Director

Recent Client Engagements

  • Projectplace
  • Swegon
  • Teleperformance
  • Ericsson
  • Accenture
  • Neo Technology
  • Yoigo