News & Media

April 27, 2018 | In the Media | Hunt Scanlon
DHR International Selected to Find President for University of Calgary

DHR International has been tapped by the University of Calgary to lead its search for a new president. In January, Elizabeth Cannon told the school’s board of governors of her decision to step down at the end of the current calendar year. DHR recruiters Shahauna Siddiqui, Jennifer Biehn, Bryan Arthur and Monica Burton are leading the assignment. Full Story>

April 23, 2018 | In the Media
Tales from Around the Watercooler

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April 19, 2018 | In the Media | eFinancial Careers
Here's how much you'll get paid for the hottest IBD jobs on Wall Street

If you want to get paid in a Wall Street investment banking division (IBD) this year, you’ll need to be lucky. Figures from Dealogic suggest Americas investment banking revenues fell 17% year-on-year in the first quarter. This might explain why banks like Bank of America and Goldman Sachs have seen big reductions in their M&A revenues, and most banks’ IBD revenues are down on 2017. Full Story>

April 19, 2018 | In the Media | Utility Dive
Women in Power: The future of the sector's leadership

In a series of conversations with women in diverse power sector roles, Utility Dive explores how the current landscape will impact the future Full Story>

April 9, 2018 | In the Media | National Post
Lululemon seeks CEO who can help company grow and improve internal culture

Many of the likely candidates are men, and that may not be ideal for a company with mostly female customers — especially given its gender-related missteps in recent years. Full Story>

March 29, 2018 | Video & Audio | CNBC
Zuckerberg needs to get control of the narrative, says expert

Jeffrey Cohn, Elevate Partners managing partner, and Adam Bryant, Merryck & Co. managing director, discuss Apple CEO Tim Cook's comments about Facebook's data privacy scandal. Full Story>

March 26, 2018 | In the Media | eFinancial Careers
What Senior Traders Really Do When They Quietly Disappear: Become "Consultants"

It’s not easy moving on from a trading job in an investment bank. Not everyone can work on the buy-side, let alone in a hedge fund. Not everyone can make a living working in fintech. Plenty of former traders disappear. Plenty of others become “consultants” or lie low, sometimes for years. Full Story>

March 22, 2018 | Press Releases
Knight Joins DHR International as Partner

HONG KONG – Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce that Robert Knight has joined the firm as Partner and brings more than 25 years of board, CEO, and international business experience in Europe and Asia to the firm. Full Story>

March 15, 2018 | In the Media | St. Louis Post Dispatch
St. Louis Area Foodbank Names Meredith Knopp President & CEO

The St. Louis Area Foodbank, the bi-state region’s largest nonprofit food distribution charity, has named Meredith Knopp President and CEO, effective February 26. She succeeds Frank Finnegan, who retired after leading the agency for nearly 30 years. Full Story>

March 1, 2018 | In the Media | Hunt Scanlon
DHR International Recruits CFO for Southwestern Energy

DHR International has placed Julian Bott as the new executive vice president and chief financial officer of Southwestern Energy in Houston. DHR managing partners Rick Walker and Jeff Smith headed the assignment. Full Story>

February 27, 2018 | Press Releases
DHR Completes Chief Marketing Officer Search for MariaDB

Global Executive Search firm DHR International is pleased to announce the successful placement of Franz Aman as Chief Marketing Officer of MariaDB. The search was completed by Partner, David Madden and Managing Partner, Keith Giarman. Full Story>

February 20, 2018 | In the Media | Hunt Scanlon
DHR International Recruits Artistic Director for the Brooklyn Academy of Music

DHR International has placed David Binder as the artistic director of the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM). He succeeds long-time executive producer Joseph V. Melillo, who will step down at the end of the year. James Abruzzo, managing partner of DHR’s global non-profit recruiting practice, led the search. Full Story>

February 15, 2018 | In the Media | eFinancial Careers
Five things you’ll have to give up if you move from Wall Street to Silicon Valley

It’s still winter on Wall Street, when financial services professionals dream of moving to warmer climes. You could take a vacation and come back when it’s warmer in New York, or you could consider moving to a place like California, either for another financial services job on the west coast or a position at a technology startup or an established Silicon Valley firm. However, look before you leap, because there are things you’ll miss if you move from the New York tri-state area to the San Francisco Bay area. Full Story>

February 13, 2018 | In the Media | Talent Economy
3 Stigmas and Solutions in Executive Coaching

Whether an executive feels stigmatized when being coached depends on the approach management takes. Full Story>

February 6, 2018 | Press Releases
Vande Water joins DHR International as Partner

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce that Katie Vande Water has joined the firm as Partner and brings more than 25 years of Financial Services expertise to DHR International. Full Story>

January 29, 2018 | In the Media | Talent Economy
What Makes a Good Executive Coach?

With executive coaching still a nascent field, what are the qualifications of a good coach? Full Story>

January 24, 2018 | In the Media | pfm
The Talent Wranglers

Private equity firms know first-hand how human capital can drive returns, so many are hiring their first chief talent officer. But staffing the role requires a clear set of priorities. Full Story>

January 10, 2018 | In the Media | European Pharmaceutical Review
UK Life Sciences firms struggle in post-Brexit war for EU talent

Following the Brexit vote, the UK is already seeing problems in filling senior positions at life sciences companies, with their average “slate” of candidates falling from around 40% non-UK nationals to just 15% non-UK candidates on average… Full Story>

January 3, 2018 | In the Media | The Wall Street Journal
Sexual-Harassment Scandals Are Reshaping CEO Searches

Corporate boards have begun taking a tougher stance in vetting CEO candidates out of fear that the scourge of sexual misconduct may reach the corner office. The heightened scrutiny comes as allegations of sexual harassment topple high-profile men in the media, technology, advertising and entertainment industries. Several prominent executives have lost their jobs following alleged misdeeds that occurred years ago. Full Story>

January 3, 2018 | In the Media | eFinancial Careers
The three best jobs on Wall Street in 2018

While no one can predict the future, it’s still possible to examine banks’ activities and performance and read the tea leaves to figure out which roles are likely to be best at Wall Street banks in 2018. Our verdict is as follows. If you could work in any role on Wall Street next year, you should choose one of the following: Full Story>