Given today’s global context of both extraordinary challenge and opportunity, Koya understands the need to identify global leaders who can think and act strategically, effectively communicate across geographical and interpersonal borders, and develop innovative solutions to the world’s greatest problems.

Our clients include international NGOs, development finance and impact investing organizations, and foundations based in the United States and around the world that work to address issues such as human rights, food and water security, environmental well-being, refugee support, and international development. We have lived and worked internationally, and bring broad, highly diverse networks, and understanding of the complexities of global work, and the ability to identify leaders who can be successful in these environments.

Koya is a member of the Diversified Search Group which is a member of AltoPartners, an international alliance of independent executive search firms. Our alliance with Alto Partners gives us international depth and breath, and the capability to find great leadership anywhere in the world through a network of 58 independent search firms operating in 35 countries around the globe.


Selected Clients

We are proud to have worked with the selected clients listed below and many more.

Selected Placed Leaders

We are proud to have placed hundreds of transformational leaders with clients across the country and around the world. We support and celebrate these leaders as they continue to create a deep and measurable impact on our world.

Current Opportunities

Chief Human Resources Officer

Orbis International is an international non-profit that brings people together to fight avoidable blindness.

Senior Vice President of Development

Fistula Foundation seeks an experienced, ambitious, and globally minded development and communications professional to lead its fundraising team and partner with the CEO to advance the organization’s strategic growth.

Chief Executive

The Chief Executive (CE) reports to the Management Committee (MC) and the Governing Council (GC) of the Board and is responsible for the overall leadership, management, and execution of the activities and business of the European Foundation Centre.

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