Advisors with experience and passion

Before joining Alexander Ross & Company, our advisors walk in the shoes of our corporate and consulting clients.  We too have been architects of organizations, change and culture.  That’s why we are confident in our ability to identify transformative talent and contribute sustained value to the enterprises that engage us.


Ben Lichtenstein, CEO

Ben Lichtenstein founded Alexander Ross & Company in 1977 with a vision that human capital expertise would ultimately be seen by leading organizations as a critical component of their performance.  He believed that a boutique firm could deliver top notch expertise by focusing on one functional area and delivering personalized service to each client.  Today, he continues to earn the trust of clients, bringing his deep knowledge of the talent market and his unique expertise in identifying and placing talent to every search engagement.

Prior to founding Alexander Ross & Company, Ben served as Vice President, Operations and Training for The Dunhill Personnel System. There, he was instrumental in building the company into a 365 branch search and recruitment organization.

Ben serves as a talent adviser to many client organizations and is a member of the Organization Development Network.  He studied Mathematics at City University of New York.