The Engineering and Manufacturing industry will become increasingly global by 2020, with around 80% of manufacturers expecting to have international operations, according to Capgemini.

The Engineering & Manufacturing industry has been facing very tough competition for more than 10 years, and has been under pressure to reduce costs and improve production efficiency.

With the rise of emerging markets offering more cost effective and time saving solutions, the E & M industry must innovate and be more responsive to market changes. Furthermore, nowadays consumers are expecting product personalisation and customization, meaning E & M must offer added value to ever more demanding clients. Advances in Robotics may help decrease production expenses, by reducing time and cost and adding more flexibility.

Furthermore, the progress of technology is increasing exponentially; it may generate a shortage of workers on the factory floor. The manufacturing sector will become highly skilled, and successful firms will hire qualified leaders and managers with solid commercial and technical expertise.

McKinsey & Co has stated that innovations create additional demand, and that global manufacturers will have substantial new opportunities for years to come – but in a much more uncertain environment.

Emerging technologies are overcoming these new challenges and providing a host of opportunities to rethink industrial plants, paving the way for new industries:

  • NTIC and the digital revolution: built-in sensors, connected machines and products, online communications, mobile devices, virtualization
  • New materials: composites, nanomaterials, etc…
  • New production techniques: additive manufacturing, metal casting, etc…
  • “Combinatorial processes”: recovery, integration, etc…
  • Human reinstated in industrial plants: robotics, augmented reality, etc…

Founded and managed by experts, Morgan Philips Engineering & Manufacturing is leading the market with its resources and its unique hiring strategy; our goal is to contribute to the long-term success of your business.



– Energy: Nuclear Energy, Thermal, Combined Cycle (Electric power generation), Biomass

– Life Science: Consumer Goods, Biotech Pharma, Cosmetics

– Metals and Materials: Steel, Aluminum, Glass, Cement

– Industry: Automotive, Aerospace, Automated Logistics, Special Machines,   Additive Manufacturing (3D), Robotics, Watchmaking, …


Morgan Philips Executive Search has an international presence. Within our Engineering & Manufacturing practice we have dedicated consultants in each office. Our objective is to be your local partner for either local or international search and selection assignments – recruiting unique profiles within our sector of proficiency.    


Specialized in the life cycle of industrial production, we offer a unique expertise – by identifying, following, retaining and developing talents and skills in a highly competitive technological environment.


For many years now we have been providing support to international companies with specific needs. Our head-hunters will provide the best expertise with an international perspective.

Due to the market knowledge of our team and our innovative sourcing, we have been able to complete assignments worldwide – from Management level up to Board Member positions.

Recently completed recruitments

Our team of headhunters specialised in Engineering and Production are led by :

Raphaël Reclus

Managing Director | Engineering & Manufacturing

37-39 avenue de Friedland 75008 Paris

+33 1 70 64 84 80

Elyas Bozan

Managing Director

Rhein Main Center Bockenheimer Landstr. 51 60325 Frankfurt

+49 69 9726589 10

Rémi Fouilloy

Managing Director
Belgium & Luxembourg

74, avenue de la Faïencerie, L-1510 Luxembourg

+352 27 12 53 30 30

David Ng

Managing Director | Shanghai & Beijing

1101 Shui On Plaza, 333 Huai Hai Zhong Road, Shanghai, 200021, China

Room 2101, SK Tower, No.A6, Jianguomenwai Avenue, Chaoyang District. Beijing 100022

+86-21-6390 6007

Apple Liu

Managing Director | Guangzhou

Suite 2101, South Tower World Trade Centre Complex, 371 – 375 Huanshi Dong Road, Guangzhou 510095, China


Marion Navarre

Managing Director
Middle East & Africa

37-39 avenue de Friedland 75008 Paris

+33 1 40 73 88 44

Timothée Gaignault

Associate Director
rue de l’Arquebuse, 12
1204 Genève
+41 22 807 04 40

Antoine Lamy

Managing Director | Hong Kong
Unit 19BCD, 19/F, On Hing Building,
No.1 On Hing Terrace, Central, Hong Kong
+852 3656 5888

Patty Yang

Managing Director

Rm. 1209, 12F., No.333, Sec. 1, Keelung Rd., Xinyi Dist., Taipei City 110, Taiwan

+886-2-2757 7268

Fernanda Rivera


Calderón de la Barca, 78 Polanco, C.P. 11560 Ciudad de México

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