Sheffield Haworth announces acquisition of Gillamor Stephens to strengthen its coverage of the global Technology Sector

LONDON (28 March 2018) –

Sheffield Haworth has recently acquired Gillamor Stephens, a market leading Executive Search and Talent Advisory firm, in the Digital and Technology sector. Their work focuses on hiring board and senior management executives for both publicly listed and venture capital/private equity backed Technology businesses in the UK and across Europe.

Over the past three years, Sheffield Haworth has built a market leading position in financial services digital and technology, placing many industry leading executives globally. This acquisition will strengthen our existing strong credentials in helping our clients with their diversity agenda which has already led to the hiring of three of the most senior female Managing Directors in global FinTech in 2017.

The acquisition of Gillamor Stephens will give our traditional Financial Services and Business & Professional Services clients greater access to pools of positively disruptive talent in Silicon Valley, New York, London, Berlin, Stockholm, Singapore and China. At the same time we will leverage our global track record to partner with a broader client base outside of these areas.

Sheffield Haworth’s aim is to be the global leader in advising clients on their talent strategies in digital and technology.  Our businesses share a common passion to solve clients’ talent needs in the areas of Executive Search, Consulting Solutions and Talent Advisory.  The opportunity to bring both businesses together allows us to realise our growth ambitions in servicing companies in the Financial Services, Business & Professional Services, and Technology sectors.

If you would like to find out more about our capabilities in digital and technology please contact the team below:

FinTech:
Mark Dixon dixon@sheffieldhaworth.com

Digital and Technology sector:
Steve Morrison smorrison@gillamorstephens.com
Paul Gillespie pgillespie@gillamorstephens.com

Business and Professional Services sector:
Ben Richardson b.richardson@sheffieldhaworth.com