"I say what I think and I do what I say."
Emeric joined the Executive Search industry (Heidrick & Struggles) in 1999. He then joined Spencer Stuart in 2006 as the Country Manager for France and Member of the European Executive Committee and was an active member of the Global Board Services Practice. He established his own Executive Search and Governance Advice Firm in 2015 “Emeric Lepoutre & Partners” together with his team. 

Having conducted considerable search work in the legal, public affairs, and compliance areas for listed corporations, Emeric has also developed since 1998 extensive expertise in Board searches, Board assessments, and related CEO searches. His core business is composed of Governance (Board searches and Board assessments) and Executive Searches for many industries (from GC to CEO).

Being one of the very few lawyers admitted to the Paris, Barcelona, Madrid, and New York Bars, Emeric practiced mergers and acquisitions, Corporate Governance and stock exchange law from 1989 to 1999, in Paris, Barcelona, and New York for international law firms (French leader Gide and US Leader Jones Day). 

Emeric received his Ph.D. in international corporate law at Paris Assas (1989). Born in Argentina, Emeric is professionally fluent in English, French, and Spanish.