about us

Sterling & Holmes are experienced headhunters
Our strength is an executive and direct search with a different approach:
surprising, innovative, sympathetic, unique and with a clear vision on headhunting, recruitment and selection: Home of Impact Players.

Our unique process, work method and personal approach is an absolute condition for quality. No candidate is sent to the customer without us first personally seeing and interviewing him/her.

We are appreciated for our knowledge of our customers and their business, our reach and relevant network.

Sterling & Holmes are driven consultants who have fulfilled or managed the functions. We work in a no-nonsense, fast and transparent way in which quality and personal attention are paramount.

Huub Terpstra

Headhunter ~ Partner

Huub knows the commercial functions at brand manufacturers better than anyone.
30 years of marketing experience with large A brands, such as Unilever, Kodak, McDonalds, Pepsi, Shell, Uniekaas, Milka, Mora, Stegeman, Jumbo and Haribo.
Huub was regularly asked back and his energetic and no-nonsense approach is contagious and delivers immediate results.


Stefan van der Valk

Headhunter ~ Partner

15 years of Recruiting experience, 25 years of experience in Sales & Marketing, Business Development, Management and General Management for companies such as Sony, Kodak, Diners Club and IBM (FileNet) on a national and international level. Specialties: Marketing, Sales, Management, General Management & Supply Chain

© Sterling & Holmes executive ~ direct search