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Michael Nelson Joins Global Talent Consultancy Sheffield Haworth as Head of Markets for the Americas   

Sheffield Haworth is delighted to welcome Michael Nelson as a Managing Director and Head of Markets for the Americas,

Sheffield Haworth is delighted to welcome Michael Nelson as a Managing Director and Head of Markets for the Americas, who will be based in the New York office.  Michael will lead our Global Markets Search and Consulting practice in the Americas, focusing on corporate and private credit, asset financing, structured finance and capital market & broader fixed income & equity markets.  His expertise lies in advising leaders in the industry on franchise strategy, human capital trends, P&L optimization, and compensation.   

Michael joins from Quest Group, where he was a Managing Director.  He has over 25 years of success in the search industry, including with Options Group and The Whitney Group.  Prior to the search industry, Michael worked as a fixed-income professional for seven years.   

“Julian Bell, Head of Americas says- “Michael’s expertise and understanding of the markets will allow him to drive forward a thriving business for us in the US.  His broad network will be of significant value to our clients and our overall growth strategy at Sheffield Haworth.” 

Juliette Marrannes, Global Head of Markets, adds, “We are extremely pleased that Michael has decided to join our global markets practice. The addition of Michael to the team broadens our offering to our clients and we look forward to working on their most pressing talent challenges and requirements.   

“Commenting on his new role, Michael said, “I am excited to be joining Sheffield Haworth.  They have an excellent brand and execute searches with precision across multiple industry verticals.  We have tremendous growth ahead as we expand our Americas Markets business.  Our unique understanding of the economy and complex financial markets makes us a trusted partner to our clients and positions us for success in the industry.” 

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Sheffield Haworth is a global consultancy founded in 1993. We have a history of placing executives in high-impact roles year after year, giving clients a competitive advantage in a fast-changing world. Our vision is to be the leading global consultancy in people and transformational change. We specialise in executive search and interim, talent intelligence, organisation and leadership advisory and organisation change management.  

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