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Former UBS Head of Business Development & Special Projects Joins Global Talent Consultancy Sheffield Haworth 

Sheffield Haworth is delighted to welcome Philippe Reynier as a Managing Director within the technology...

Sheffield Haworth is delighted to welcome Philippe Reynier as a Managing Director within the technology arm of the Global Functions Practice.

Most recently Philippe was Head of Business Development & Special Projects at UBS Switzerland focusing on developing the bank’s Digital Strategy as well as partnerships and investments across key FinTech verticals including digital investing, lending platforms and digital assets. Before moving into this role, Philippe was a member of the Group Strategy team, and his work contributed to the creation of UBS Next, the bank’s Corporate Venture Capital fund. Prior to joining UBS, Philippe was at Boston Consulting Group, after completing an MBA at INSEAD.

Philippe will be focused on supporting banks with their digital transformation and FinTechs with their growth plans through delivering senior executive search mandates, both in Switzerland and internationally. Additionally, he will also partner with Sheffield Haworth teams across other practice areas, including Wealth & Asset Management and Consulting, to build and nurture relationships with new and existing Swiss clients.

Commenting on his new role, Philippe said, “I am hugely excited to be joining Sheffield Haworth to continue to build out the Global Functions practice and expand our relationships within the Fintech community. The team has a particularly impressive track record in placing senior Technology and Digital Executives at the highest level within major international financial institutions and has well-established relationships with major FinTechs globally. The team, led by Mark Dixon, shares my core values; being passionate about what they do and possessing an entrepreneurial mindset, which keeps them agile and at the forefront of the industry.”

Mark Dixon, Managing Director – Global Functions said, “We are thrilled Philippe has decided to join the team at Sheffield Haworth. His background and experience, having both worked in the industry and in strategy consulting, are unique and we are excited to be able to build further relationships in the FinTech space partnering with clients on their most pressing talent challenges and requirements. “

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