Jérôme Soudet

Jérôme has more than 20 years experience in the technology market and 16 years in the recruitment/headhunting industry. The searches he carries out are done all over the EMEA territory.

He is in charge of finding the best-suited candidates for subsidiaries of US-headquartered firms in Europe (France, UK, Germany, Italy, Spain, Sweden). Since 2012, the launch of the Luxury / Fashion / Retail practice with the aim of hiring key international profiles dedicated to digital transformation of major international players has been a major success.

He has been key in developing methods of reporting, counselling, testing and results measurement around accurate candidate assessment. He was also the creator of the in-house CIQA© methodology registered at the National Intellectual Property Institute in France

In 2020, CSA France has joined the selective ranking of main French business publication Les Echos, as one of the top Executive Search firm for France.

Today Jerome focuses exclusively on recruiting A-players on an international level.


In 1997 Jérôme graduated with honor from the Celsa, the graduate school within the University of Paris Sorbonne.

Executive Search Experience

Jérôme has worked in the executive search industry for 16 years. He focuses on both Technology & IT services markets in EMEA, together with the luxury / fashion / retail sectors in need of high level digital transformations.

Recent Searches by Role

  • SaaS Country Manager
  • VP Sales South Europe
  • Regional Sales Director
  • CIO / CDO
  • eCommerce Director
  • Chief Marketing Officer
  • Global Operations Director
  • Worldwide Software Director
  • SAP Customer Center Director

Recent Client Engagements

Retail / Luxury + Digital

  • Alibaba / Luxury Division
  • Chanel
  • IKKS
  • Kering
  • Monoprix
  • SMCP
  • Vepee.com (ex Vente-privee.com)

SaaS / Software

  • Akeneo
  • Critizr
  • EMC Software
  • Google Cloud
  • Hitachi Vantara
  • Juniper
  • Manhattan Associates
  • Red Hat
  • Salesforce
  • SAP / Hybris
  • VMware
  • Workday
  • Workiva
Jérôme Soudet

CSA France

80 rue Cardinet
75017 Paris

+33 1 53 42 31 10
+33 6 71 57 52 20