About Us

We are a US-based retained executive search firm with offices in Chicago and Boston, recruiting for European companies doing business in the US

Since our start in 2007, we have developed a unique expertise with the following types of searches:

  • Confidential searches to replace a poor performing executive
  • Searches to replace an executive after an acquisition is made in the United States
  • Searches for the first employee(s) in the US
  • Domestic searches from Director to C-level executives
Areas of Specialty
  • General Management

  • Sales

  • Marketing

  • Finance

  • Operational Management

For our French clients

For our Spanish clients

For our German clients

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Meet the Team

Myriam Le Cannellier

Executive Director

Myriam is French-American and speaks French, English and Spanish. She has marketing management experience prior to recruiting executives in Argentina and the US.

Ricarda Osipow


Ricarda speaks English, Dutch, French and German. She has a background in retail, luxury goods and travel.

Amandine Minaud


Amandine speaks English and French. She has a business and marketing industry background.

Dave Schmidt


Dave speaks English, German and Spanish. He has a background in recruitment and executive search in a variety of industries.

Esteban Blettry


Esteban speaks English and French. He has a background in sourcing candidates in tech.

Jihane Ouzane


Jihane speaks English, French and Arabic. She has a background in recruitment and Executive Search with a focus in Technology. Jihane is based in the New York area.

Executive recruiting is not one size fits all. DSML Executive Search believes in offering customized pricing models to fit each client’s unique needs.

Traditional retained

We calculate our fees as a percentage of the base salary only

Fixed fee

It keeps us neutral regarding the final negotiated compensation


For companies with several positions to be filled

Let’s start a conversation about your next search.

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Call +1 312 268 6166
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Call +1 312 268 6166
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+1 312 268 6166