Press Release: Sheffield Haworth Adds Managing Director, Builds Up Services For Real Estate

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Jennifer Novack as Managing Director and Head of the Real Estate practice at Sheffield Haworth, based in New York. Jennifer has specialized in Real Estate executive search for the last decade and successfully led key hires at the senior level, team builds and advisory projects for private equity firms, investment banks, developers, REITs, sovereign wealth funds, and portfolio companies.

Mike Hammond, CEO of Sheffield Haworth, commented: “We are delighted to have Jennifer leading our Real Estate practice. She is one of the most highly-regarded professionals in her field with a proven track record.”

Jennifer added “Sheffield Haworth combines the best of both worlds for clients: The bespoke service of a specialized firm and the local presence of 12 offices globally.”

Previously, Jennifer was Managing Partner at Sousou Partners, a boutique retained executive search firm focused on Real Estate, Infrastructure, Energy and Hospitality, where she was integral to leading and building the firm’s practice. Jennifer began her career in the Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities division of Goldman, Sachs & Co., working in London and New York. Jennifer graduated from Harvard University with a B.A. in economics and citation in Mandarin Chinese.

As part of Sheffield Haworth’s strategic expansion in Real Estate, George Gilmartin, formerly Senior Director at Ferguson Partners, also joins the firm. George brings over 20 years of experience in executive search, having specialized in Real Estate for the past decade executing senior level assignments across the industry.

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