Jyorden T Misra is a founding member and Managing Director of Spearhead InterSearch, a specialized Executive Search Consulting Firm, focused on senior executive and Board level hiring. Incorporated in 1997 with it’s headquarters in New Delhi, the Firm represents InterSearch in India through it’s presence in 5 metro cities across the country.
In his current role, Jyorden is responsible for driving the Firm’s strategic direction, business growth and managing key client relationships. He leads critical assignments for Board of Directors and CEO searches as well as mandates, impacting any corporate governance arena.
His Search Consulting experience spans over 15 years covering multinational, regional, and domestic clients in the Engineering/Industrial, Automotive, Consumer, Lifesciences, Social/Development and TMT sectors. He discerns nuances influencing success; recruiting strategic, creative individuals to lead in demanding global environments.
Jyorden has been closely connected with the emergence and development of the ‘executive search’ industry in the subcontinent, as he was part of a leading global search firm’s transition team, which had a pioneering role in evangelizing the concept of ‘Search’ into the country.
Prior to entering the world of Executive Search, he was with the International Division of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), India's premier business association, with a direct membership of over 8100 organisations from the private as well as public sectors and an indirect membership of over 90,000 companies from 400 national and regional sectoral associations, facilitating top level business both domestically and internationally. In this multi-functional role, promoting corporate, cultural and political interface between India and the global markets was his primary responsibility with special focus on the North American geography. Some major projects managed by him were jointly developed with the Harvard Business School and the University of Michigan.
He holds a Masters degree from Delhi University (St. Stephens College) and is an Alumnus of the prestigious Chief’s College, Mayo College, Ajmer.