Graduated from Utrecht University with a Master in Commercial and Corporate Law (LLM). Completed afterwards the AMRO Commercial Banking Course/Chase Manhattan International Banking Course.
Held a variety of commercial positions within the International Institutional Banking Division of AMRO Bank.
Moved into management roles with Hartford Insurance (ITT), before becoming Group Manager of a major recruiting agency and gained international experience in this field.
Founded Froom & Partners in 1990 and brought the company into a partnership with Leaders Trust, serving his clients on an international platform. He leads senior search assignments in general management and other CXO positions in the banking and insurance industry and a wide range of “Head of…” positions in Finance, Sales and Marketing, and Operations. Within this industry, he also handles NXD positions internationally. Next to this, he has a strong Practice in the NGO/Not for Profit sector and in Industry.
Albert Froom is founding member of AltoPartners. He has been the Chairman of AltoPartners from 2006 to 2009. He is currently a member of its Operating Committee (Global Head of Banking, Financial Services and Insurance practice).
Albert was named as one of the 150 most influential Headhunters in the world, by Business Week NY in 2008.