We are Ireland's leading retained executive search AND LEADERSHIP CONSULTING FIRM.

Principal Connections is Ireland’s premier retained Executive SearchExecutive Search and Leadership Consulting Firm. With office locations in Dublin and Galway Ireland, Principal Connections partners with Large Multinational Corporations, Small to Medium Enterprises, Start-up and Family Owned Businesses, Not-For-Profit, Semi-State and Public-Sector Bodies in the identification, assessment, evaluation, and recruitment of Board, Executive, Senior Management, Specialist and Interim leadership talent.

GLOBAL reach

We identify, assess, develop and recruit top tier executives where ever in the world they may be.

Principal Connections is the Irish Arm of Agilium Worldwide Executive Search Group, one the world’s top global Executive Search Organisations. Together with our colleagues across 
55 Offices in 30 Countries,
each year we complete in excess of 1300 Assignments within most Major Industries and Functional Areas.


It requires a winning executive search firm to build winning leadership teams.

In late 2018, Principal Connections was honoured to become Ireland’s only retained executive search firm to named a 'Business All-Star' by the All-Ireland Business Foundation.

Principal Connections is also the only retained executive search firm in Ireland to be named ‘Best in Practice’ for our executive search services by the National Recruitment Federation (NRF), an achievement synonymous with our 98% success rate.

Principal Connections is a founding member of the voluntary code of conduct for diversity among senior recruitment and executive search firms in Ireland and operate to the rigorous industry and government recognised code of professional practice and standards of excellence of the association of executive search consultants (AESC).


Principal Connections is Ireland’s leading Executive Search Firm and the Irish Arm of Agilium Worldwide LLC.

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