Sheffield Haworth appoints former Partner at Mercer Consulting to head up new sectors and services

Sheffield Haworth is delighted to welcome Georgina Harley, formerly a Partner at Mercer Consulting, as a Group Managing Director and Head of New Sectors and Services.   In the newly created role, Georgina will join the Executive Management Committee and be responsible for key growth areas including Consulting and Technology Services, Talent Development and Advisory and Interim & Consultancy Services.  

 

Prior to joining Sheffield Haworth, Georgina was a Partner at Mercer Consulting, the world’s leading Human Resource Consulting business.  During her nineteen year career with Mercer, she held a number of management and leadership roles in Sydney and London, including P&L management of growth businesses, international expansion of products and services,  led multiple acquisitions and integrations, and managed cross functional teams. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Statistics from Australia National University and a Master of Business Administration from Macquarie Graduate School of Management.  

 

Commenting on the appointment, Tim Sheffield, Chairman, said, “We are thrilled that Georgina will be joining the team at Sheffield Haworth.  After a challenging year, we are looking forward to developing new services with our clients and accelerating the growth of the business in line with our strategic goals. Our aim is to be the number one challenger consultancy in people and transformational change.”  

 

Georgina added, “I’m very much looking forward to working with the high calibre team at Sheffield Haworth. As its clients have evolved so too has Sheffield Haworth – the deep relationships they have fostered over the years have led to the development of these new services and expansion into rapidly growing sectors. It couldn’t be a better time to help Boards and executive teams position themselves for success.”  

 

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