recruitment & executive search

TALENT WITHIN REACH is a highly personalized boutique search firm specializing in finding top talent in the consumer goods sector:
Food, Beverage, Retail, Fashion, Luxury, Beauty and other branded products.

Olivier Dirdarian
President and Founder

Olivier is the Founder of TALENT WITHIN REACH, a boutique search firm specialized in Consumer Branded Products with a focus on Retail, Luxury, Cosmetics, Food and Beverage. With over 18 years of executive search experience, he primarily focuses on senior and middle management positions for both publicly traded and privately held companies. Olivier also conducts Financial Management searches across all industries.

Prior to founding Talent Within Reach, he was a Partner at Odgers Berndtson, a global executive search firm and at Sterling International, a boutique search firm, where he led the Consumer, Retail and Luxury Goods practice.

Earlier, he launched the Executive Search Practice of Michael Page International in Paris in 1998 and relocated to the United States in 2006 with a focus on international companies. Prior to his career in executive search, Olivier was a Financial Auditor at PricewaterhouseCoopers and Deloitte.

Olivier has a MBA from France’s Ecole Superieure des Affaires where he specialized in Finance and Accounting. He is also a French CPA.

Christophe is Vice President of TALENT WITHIN REACH, a boutique Search Firm specializing in finding top talent in the consumer goods sector: Retail, Fashion, Luxury, Beauty, Food, Beverage and other branded products. We primarily focus on senior and middle management positions for both publicly traded and privately held companies. We also conduct Financial Management searches across all industries.

Prior to joining Talent Within Reach, Christophe was Global Leader of Staffing / Outplacement at Randstad Holding. He was in charge of working with the Managing Directors of India, the Americas, Nordic Region, India, France and Eastern Europe.

Earlier, he worked for 13 years with Randstad France in different positions from consultant to Branch Manager and Regional Director of Paris. He achieved the position of Innovation Manager before moving to the Netherlands as International Specialty Manager.

Christophe has lived in various countries over the last 10 years. This experience of living abroad in the Netherlands, Germany and the USA gives him a unique perspective as well as a global appreciation.

Christophe holds a Bachelor’s degree in Econometrics and Quantitative Economics.


Christophe Pousin
Vice President



Retail & Fashion

Food & Beverage



Operational and General management:

  • Country Manager,
  • Managing Director
  • General Manager
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Chief Operational Officer


  • CFO,
  • Financial Director
  • VP Finance

Human Resources:

  • VP/SVP HR,
  • HR Director


  • Chief Marketing Officer,
  • Marketing Director
  • Head of Digital / eCommerce


  • VP/SVP Sales
  • Sales director,
  • Account Executive


At TALENT WITHIN REACH we want to give you the best service with the seamless experience in the recruitment process.

Giving you a thorough approach, screening the full market and not looking only at the low hanging fruits, we ensure you to find the perfect Talent for your company.

Committed and Passionate
Getting to know your company with a personalized approach, understanding your needs and how Talents can impact your results. We are committed to providing excellence recruitment experience and we are passionate about finding the right Talent for your company.

Responsiveness with sense of Emergency
Because your time is precious, we work with reactivity and flexibility in order to offer the best Talents at the right time.

Diligence and Transparency
Giving you a clear follow up in total transparency is crucial for us, therefore we work with a thorough approach giving you a full update on regularly basis.

Quality and Integrity
We are continuously committed to provide our clients and candidates with a high quality service and impeccable execution.

Confidentiality and Respect
We guaranty a full confidentiality of the search every time it’s required and we treat all the candidates considered for the search with respect, empathy and discretion.